streets – stroads – roads
I have been a follower of the Strong Towns blog since 2008, and founding member when it became a formal organization. It has strongly influenced my thinking about transportation, land use, and housing. I recommend to everyone that you check Strong Towns out. What really got Strong Towns off the ground is the concept of…
parklets for Sacramento!
SABA (Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates) and Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District are partnering to create demonstration parklets in Sacramento. This is exciting! SABA has a couple of posts on their Facebook page, and I’m sure there will be a lot more discussion. A parklet is a small space serving as an extension of the sidewalk to provide amenities…
additional street changes
Note: I’ve updated this post to add some detail to the descriptions and photos to illustrate the treatments. I will be adding separate detailed posts on some of these treatments. Following on my earlier posts about changing streets in downtown/midtown Sacramento, here are additional street changes that might be used in some places: Reduce speed…