Sprawl is sickening in more than one way.

Fast Company brings us a great article on why sprawl is no good for your community or your health.

http://www.fastcodesign.com/3028661/slicker-city/urban-sprawl-get-fat-stay-poor-and-die-in-car-crashes

On another note: Hit up www.strongtowns.org to see the economic disadvantages of sprawl

About Matthias Leyrer

Matthias Leyrer is a resident of Mankato looking to restore a fraction of its old glory. He writes about the economic, aesthetic, practical and financial issues facing the city of Mankato going forward.