Author: Samuel Burgess

Samuel Burgess

About Samuel Burgess

Sam gets around by bike, on foot, or by public transit. He initially became interested in urbanism and city life after a semester abroad in Brussels, Belgium. He has been car free since 2017 and hopes one day to live in a city where he isn't constantly subjected to the noise and pollution of motor vehicle traffic. You can find his musings on urbanism on Twitter at @cinemachagrin.

Downtow St. Paul with Green Line in foreground

America’s Most Liveable City? A 1-Year Retrospective on St. Paul

Intro I moved to St. Paul last summer for work. Sadly, after just one short year, I am once again relocating for work, so I am leaving St. Paul. I came here from a large East Coast city where I relied on walking, biking, and transit to get everywhere because I don’t own a car. […]