1. Revisiting Donald Appleyard's Livable Streets


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    You may have wondered, while watching a Streetfilm or reading a post on Streetsblog, where we got the term "livable streets." The answer can be found in the work of Donald Appleyard,…

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    • Portland's Bike Boulevards Become Neighborhood Greenways


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      Transportation planners in Portland, Oregon are taking their famous bicycle boulevards to the next level. By adding more routes and stepping up the traffic calming treatments, the city is not only…

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      • Moving Beyond the Automobile: Road Diets


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        What’s a road diet? Quite simply, traffic-calming expert Dan Burden told Streetfilms, “A road diet is anytime you take any lane out of a road.” The first time people hear about…

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        • 20's Plenty For Us


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          Earlier this month, the New York City Department of Transportation announced plans to experiment with 20 mph zones -- replacing the city's default 30 mph speed limit in one pilot neighborhood.…

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          • MBA: Traffic Calming


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            What’s the most effective way to make city streets safer? As Chicago Alderman Mary Ann Smith told Streetfilms, “Signs don’t do the job, even having police officers on the corner…

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            • London’s Do-It-Yourself Approach to Safer Streets


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              In the UK, the non-profit Sustrans is pioneering a community-based method to reclaim streets from high-speed traffic and make neighborhoods safer and more sociable places. Called "DIY Streets,"…

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              • #Sneckdown (before & after): The Last Sneckdown Streetfilm


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                After many years, decided to do one last fun documentation on the craze we helped get started: sneckdowns! In the simplest terms, sneckdown is a portmanteau of "snow" and "neckdown"…

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                • Transform Your City With Tactical Urbanism


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                  If you're a public space aficionado or transportation maven, one only needs to sign on to one of the various social media feeds to see the daily movement that is sweeping across the world: groups…

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                  • Дорожня дієта / MBA - Road Diet [ukr]


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                    Дорожня дієта Original: http://www.streetfilms.org/mba-road-diet/ Ukrainian dub by lpftv.com for lypneva.com Озвучено українською Що таке дієта для дороги? За словами Дена Бердена, фахівця…

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