Public Engagement
Public Engagement
Research + Best Practice Guidance
Research + Best Practice Guidance
Master Plans
Master Plans
Quick-Build Projects
Quick-Build Projects
Public Space Activation
Public Space Activation
News
Check out our latest research project. In collaboration with the Transportation Research Board, Street Plans recently completed an eight-month research effort into Tactical Transit projects in North America.
Tactical Urbanism Projects
Through the publication of six open-source guides and one full-length book, we have become the progenitors and stewards of the Tactical Urbanism movement.
LECTURES + WORKSHOPS
Street Plans Principals and staff have delivered over 350 lectures, keynotes, & workshops around the world. Our lectures and workshops typically focus on Placemaking, Tactical Urbanism, smart growth, active transportation, and urban design. We present...
COVID Forced Cities to Redesign Their Streets. Now, Some of Those Changes are Permanent.
In 2020, cities adapted to COVID-19 with open streets, outdoor dining, and added bike lanes. In 2021, some of those changes became permanent—and advocates for walkable, bikeable cities can take lessons from what worked to redesign even more streets.
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Downtown Culver City Just Got More Walkable, Bikeable, and Transit-Friendly
We recently designed and delivered this project with Culver City staff, Sam Schwartz, TY Lin, & dozens of volunteers who helped us implement more than 30,000 sq. ft. of asphalt art.
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Public Space, Private Initiative
A quiet revolution in public space management is spreading throughout New York City — & it is not being undertaken by the city bureaucrats who are paid to oversee our streetscape, but by Business Improvement Districts, private entities that raise money from commercial interests & also raise questions about the future of urban space.
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Locals Demand Justice for Baby Apolline…in the Form of at Least One Car-Free Street
A community group is demanding the City turn a deadly Brooklyn street into a car-free plaza after a 3-month-old baby was killed by a reckless driver there in September. Street Plans is providing pro bono design services to assist with the community effort.
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Urban Festival 2021 – Session 8 : Public Spaces & Streets for Post-Covid City Recovery
Tony Garcia joined other esteemed panelists to discuss exploring the barriers and opportunities for South African and African cities to ignite action around tactical urbanism approaches to reconfigure the public realm and city streets as part of Covid and Post-Covid city strategies.
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SoHo Charting a Public Space Vision for People and Economic Recovery
Our neighbors, especially in areas underserved with open space, urgently need higher-quality and more accessible streets, sidewalks, and outdoor spaces. In most places this will require repurposing available street space to support our city’s economic recovery, equity, and climate adaptation goals.
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Superilla Barcelona: The City After Covid Roundtable
Mike Lydon joined Barcelona Ajuntament, the Barcelona City Council, to kick off the first of a 3-day conference on Superilla Barcelona: A city for Those Who Live in it: Building the Right to the City, asking: How do we achieve a livable city, inside and outside the private space? How do we create livable and nearby neighborhoods?
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MOVE Culver City | Culver City, CA
Type: Planning + Design Scale: City-wide Status: commencing November 15, 2021 Under the leadership and direction of the Culver City City Council and the Culver City...
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