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Riviera XX Settembre

From: Introducing Mestre-Marghera

Riviera XX Settembre Mestre

As you approach downtown Mestre, you'll reach the Riviera XX Settembre, which is a good example of how mixed-use development can provide opportunities for people to live, work, and enjoy daily life within the city center.

Riviera XX Settembre Mestre Italia

In this photo, you can see trees, bicycle racks, apartment houses, a sidewalk café, shops, and pedestrians--all on a car-free street in the heart of a city with a population of nearly 186,000.

Mestre newsstand

An edicola stands at the junction of Riviera XX Settembre and Mestre's commercial center. Here, you can buy newspapers, magazines, transit tickets, and other daily items.

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