By Barbara McCann
In Completing Our Streets, Barbara McCann, founding father of the nationwide whole Streets Coalition, explains that the circulate isn't approximately highway layout. as a substitute, practitioners and activists have replaced the best way initiatives are equipped through targeting 3 ideas: reframe the dialog; construct a vast base of political aid; and supply a transparent route to a multi-modal approach. McCann stocks tales of practitioners in towns and cities from Charlotte, North Carolina to Colorado Springs, Colorado who've embraced those suggestions to essentially swap the best way transportation initiatives are selected, deliberate, and built.
the total streets circulation relies round an easy inspiration: streets may 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 recommendations, instruments, and idea had to translate this concept into actual and lasting switch of their communities.
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