What Beautiful Streets Have in Common

...Much more than routes for traffic, streets are a cornerstone of public space in the city. Beauty may not be the most significant factor for these spaces, but it... (Search hits: 9 in body, 1 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 3 in other taxonomies. Score: 835.47)

The Global Growth of Complete Streets

...Are streets for cars or people? As the environmental, social and equity impacts of the private car on cities are better understood, a complete streets approach, which provides an... (Search hits: 5 in body, 1 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 491.45)

Autonomous Vehicles Can Foster Streets as Places

...what these future streets might look like. Viewing streets as more than space for vehicles can support the notion of streets as places, which has re-emerged in recent years. This... (Search hits: 5 in body, 1 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 491.45)

Fixing Traffic Engineering

...During the latter half of the 20th century, traffic engineering was based on the principles of “forgiving design“. Under this approach, streets were widened and curbside features were removed... (Search hits: 5 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 245.72)

Women Walking and the “Gender Step Gap”

...that aren’t walkable are most dangerous for women to walk in. In places where streets are unsafe, women are more likely to choose to drive, take a taxi, or stay... (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 196.58)

Our Favourite Urban Places: #IBIhappycities

...Over the last month, IBI Group has been running an Instagram contest with the hashtag #IBIHappyCities. According to the Happy Streets lab, things that have been proven to boost... (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 196.58)

Jographies: Urban Infrastructure to Encourage Running

...many running groups across the country, can we design and manage our streets, spaces and parks to increase the number of people who use them and ultimately improve community health?... (Search hits: 3 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 196.58)

Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?

...Written by Mitchell Reardon Land in Vancouver is among the world’s most valuable, yet 27% of it is used for roads, streets and laneways. At $150 per square foot,... (Search hits: 3 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 196.58)

Vision Zero: The First 300 Years

...multiple cholera outbreaks that killed over 20,000 people [iii]. Eventually, a number of public works projects were undertaken to dig out the streets and build the famed Paris sewer system... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 147.43)

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