USA – How a Baltimore design initiative is rethinking cityscapes to promote economic recovery from COVID-19 (Emily Breiter, Pavlina Ilieva, Kuo Pao Lian, and Kristen Mitchell, Brookings)

Beginning in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic and continuing in the 10 months since, media outlets have churned out a steady dose of conjecture about the “end” of cities, the unknown future of the urban public realm, and the fate of previously vibrant public places and districts in cities across the nation