Urban Designer’s Dream or Nightmare #CitiesSkylines – Also Biffa Gives Lessons on Transport Management

One is a dream to one can be a total disaster to the other

 

Two things today from my favourite game Cities Skylines!

 

Which is the Nightmare and which is the Dream for Urban Designers and Traffic Engineers:

 

First up the 12-lane grand road that even comes with bike lanes, bus lanes and urban Light Rail:

 

 

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Or something like this:

 

If it has bollards across the road then the street is either a pedestrian/transit mall or shared space

 

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Each set of design and engineering have consequences – as fellow City Skylines player Biffa found out:

 

As you see even we have traffic jams that rival Auckland as well and take just as long to fix – even in pause mode!

 

 

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2 thoughts on “Urban Designer’s Dream or Nightmare #CitiesSkylines – Also Biffa Gives Lessons on Transport Management

  1. Hi Ben

    Can you please point me in the right direction for the best mapping of Drury urban development?

    Many thanks

    Regards Geoff

    Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone.

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