Banquette Acier Bois Océan - Concept Urbain - Fabricant de mobilier urbain – Street furniture manufacturer
Curb extensions may be applied at midblock to slow traffic speeds and add public space. When utilized as a traffic calming treatment, mid-block curb extensions are referred to as "pinchpoints" or "chokers".
This woonerf in The Hague, NL has a smooth, narrow centre lane that attracts 1000 cars and 2000 bikes per day. Click image to tweet and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa
Same place, two years later, new intervention. Under the direction of Collectif Etc, the vacant lot in Saint-Étienne (France) named “Place du Géant” has changed its shape again. These wooden benches have been designed by Collectif Parenthèse.
The third and final phase of New York City's High Line opened to the public in September 2014. Click image for link to full profile and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> https://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa/
The New York Restoration Project transformed an abandoned alley between two buildings into a beautiful area where children can interact with nature.
pedestrian walkway - note the counter height rings around some of the planters
In Hamburg (Germany) nearly at the end of Summer, the artist group We Are Visual turned a vacant lot in Laeiszstrasse 18 into an outdoor projection room with Galerie Genscher Plateau project. Free screenings for passers-by and cinema-goers.
Cumulus Studio (http://cumulus-studio.net) with Futago (http://www.futago.com.au) - Sydney Laneways Proposal for Abercrombie Lane