By Barbara McCann
In Completing Our Streets, Barbara McCann, founding father of the nationwide entire Streets Coalition, explains that the move isn't approximately road layout. as an alternative, practitioners and activists have replaced the best way initiatives are outfitted via targeting 3 innovations: reframe the dialog; construct a large base of political help; and supply a transparent route to a multi-modal method. McCann stocks tales of practitioners in towns and cities from Charlotte, North Carolina to Colorado Springs, Colorado who've embraced those ideas to essentially switch the way in which transportation initiatives are selected, deliberate, and built.
The whole streets circulation is predicated round an easy suggestion: streets can be secure for individuals of every age and skills, whether or not they are strolling, using, bicycling, or taking the bus. Completing Our Streets offers practitioners and activists the ideas, instruments, and idea had to translate this concept into genuine and lasting swap of their communities.
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