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Getting Started

“Getting Started” is the theme in the first of three columns by Richard Untermann on how our streets can work better not just for cars, but for pedestrians, bicyclists, and transit….

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Sidewalk Essentials

should be well-marked, well-lit, and include ramps to facilitate wheeled travel. Bold striping, in particular, helps alert drivers to foot traffic. … End of excerpt See Richard Untermann‘s related articles: Getting Started Traffic Calming Basics…

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Traffic Calming Basics

Read an excerpt from this article below. You can download the full article by using the link at the end of the excerpt. Traffic calming represents a decision to improve the pedestrian environment by reducing…

Center-ing Our Suburbs

Center-ing Our Suburbs

Read an excerpt from this article below. You can download the full article by using the link at the end of the excerpt. Some basic goals and principles for shopping center re-design are: Improve Access….