“Streets” Best Match
Creating Sticky Streets
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stay. Sticky streets are beautiful streets that do more than just move people, they also create a place. To create stickier streets is to create more opportunities to live a...
What Beautiful Streets Have in Common
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whether these are in fact the “most beautiful” streets in the country (read the comments), the article does service by underlining the great value that streets can play as public...
The Global Growth of Complete Streets
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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 alternative...
Autonomous Vehicles Can Foster Streets as Places
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...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 thinking...
Single-Use Items vs. City Streets: How to Reduce and Recycle in the Urban Arena
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...single-use food service items. How can we reduce and reuse in the urban arena? How do we integrate sustainability into this disposable culture, starting with on our streets? Vancouver has...
Fixing Traffic Engineering
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streets, bordered by previously banned features, like trees, can reduce crashes while also creating more people-friendly environments. The wide streets can also become part of the solution, with excess space...
Women Walking and the “Gender Step Gap”
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...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 home....
Our Favourite Urban Places: #IBIhappycities
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(and happiness) in urban environments are greenery, trees on streets, converted community spaces, streets with active facades, and colour. Staff at IBI were asked to photograph these spaces in their...
Are Bike Lanes Good for Small Business?
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...Improvement Association in Vancouver was initially opposed to the addition of bike lanes on downtown streets. But after surveying their customers, they soon realized that most shoppers weren’t arriving by...
e-Bikes: Danger or Game-Changer?
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...in popularity across Europe, but is being chased off the streets of New York City. Why are some cities embracing the e-bike while others are crafting laws to prevent their...