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Multi-modal streets

The success of urban mixed-use projects depends, in part, on developing multi-modal streets to support the quality of life in mixed-use projects.  If the multi-modal street is properly designed and implemented, it preserves through-streets for car travel, and increases bicycle and pedestrian traffic in and around the mixed-use neighborhood.  …

Tactical Urbanism

There is a new publication available through the CNU website (cnu.org) that talks about tactical urbanism, which can be described as an interactive process to design and create quick and effective urban interventions.  We are seeing a trend in this area through events ranging from creating mini-parks in parking spaces, to doing temporary street closures in San Francisco, allowing short-term public spaces. …

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