search menu flickr twitter phone angle-left angle-right angle-up angle-down file-pdf link-ext doc-inv sitemap location map calendar credit-card clock facebook-squared minus plus cancel ok instagramm download inkwell

Urban Street Design Guide Overview

Streets are the lifeblood and arteries of great American cities. Great streets not only foster civic pride and distinction, but can serve as cornerstones of economic development. As cities strive to compete in a global economy, too often they find that entrenched street design standards and practices limit their capacity to speed their buses, improve quality of life, and make streets safe, comfortable, and enjoyable for bicyclists and pedestrians.