Talking Headways Podcast: Back in Time!

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We’re at 400 episodes, and we thank the listeners for letting us come into their podcatchers each week, as well as Streetsblog for publishing us. Here are 13 clips from shows in the first 399 episodes — on microtransit, urban delivery systems, city fiber networks, 3D urban design, transit value capture, zoning reform, walking, and community togetherness.

Join us for a fun trip down memory lane!

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