Click image to see 25 before-and-after shots of NYC road diets, and visit the Slow Ottawa 'Streets for Everyone' board for more smart urbanism.
Woonerfs, or living streets, are pedestrian-oriented roads that blur the boundary between sidewalk and street and provide a common public space shared by pedestrians, cyclists and low-speed motor vehicles.
Old Street, London, UK (Pedestrian Friendly)
No Coat Required – Taking the Montreal Underground City Challenge
In downtown Buenos Aires buses have been diverted to the exclusive lanes on the main boulevard 9 de Julio. And the city has turned about 100 blocks of those once noisy and polluted roads into either fully pedestrianized streets or pedestrian-priority zones.
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