The Key to Safe Streets: Five Cities Humanizing Street Design
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Mercado del Puerto

Montevideo

Uruguay

Contributed by 
Ethan Kent
Project for Public Spaces
 on 
May 18, 2005
December 14, 2017

A beloved market hall specializing in many varieties of meats.

What makes it Great?

Why it doesn't work?

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Comfort & Image

Uses & Activities

Sociability

How Light?

How Quick?

How Cheap?

History & Background

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