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Sidewalks are crucial for urban landscapes

By William R. Stimson

The medical costs run up. Unlike vehicles, pedestrians do not pollute. They do not require parking spaces. They do not make noise. They do not jar the nerves. To achieve a truly world-class and outstanding transportation system, Taiwan’s next step should be to create sidewalks.

William R. Stimson is a writer based in Taiwan.

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