Street Plans Co-Founders Anthony Garcia and Mike Lydon Working on New Book Project, Tactical Urbanism: 25 Ways to Transform Your City

Street Plans co-founders Anthony Garcia and Mike Lydon will be working on a new Island Press book this year with journalist John Surico. Stay tuned! — Whether it’s counteracting the still persistent crisis of traffic violence, addressing the local impacts of climate change, responding to global pandemic, or breathing…

Street Plans Principal Mike Lydon Discusses Public Realm Innovations in Curbed by New York Magazine

Street Plans Principal Mike Lydon was quoted in a Curbed by New York Magazine article documenting recent and exciting public realm innovations. He discussed the challenges of transforming the city’s streets, which often require years of advocacy, design, tweaking, hearings, compromise, rejection, and stalling. “These changes are needed most…

Early Action Creative Placemaking Underway – Lincoln Heights, Richardson Dwellings | Washington, D.C.

Street Plans, along with Torti Gallas + Partners and the District of Columbia Housing Authority (DCHA), kickstarted a creative placemaking effort earlier this month at two DCHA properties to identify and develop early action placemaking projects that support the larger Choice Neighborhood Initiative (CNI) underway at Lincoln Heights and…

Park to Park 103 | New York, NY

Street Plans, in partnership with NYC DOT, the Park to Park 103 Community Coalition, and Open Plans, recently completed a nearly four-year planning and public engagement effort culminating in a Street Improvement Project (SIP) on New York’s Upper West Side. Starting in late 2019 Street Plans undertook a study…