All buildings were assumed to be four stories tall. The buildings abutting the central boulevard are much larger than the others, and it was envisioned that these would be mainly for office and commercial occupancies. There is no water, but the metro-freight line occupies 2% of the area and is shaded as if water. It could, in fact, be replaced by a canal and boats for freight delivery, although this practice is expensive and inefficient.
Rues Delacroix & Noel Ballay, Chartres
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