By Barbara McCann
In Completing Our Streets, Barbara McCann, founding father of the nationwide whole Streets Coalition, explains that the stream isn't really approximately highway layout. in its place, practitioners and activists have replaced the way in which tasks are outfitted by way of targeting 3 options: reframe the dialog; construct a huge base of political help; and supply a transparent route to a multi-modal technique. McCann stocks tales of practitioners in towns and cities from Charlotte, North Carolina to Colorado Springs, Colorado who've embraced those options to essentially switch the best way transportation tasks are selected, deliberate, and built.
The entire streets circulation is predicated round an easy concept: streets can be secure for individuals of every age and skills, whether or not they are jogging, riding, bicycling, or taking the bus. Completing Our Streets provides practitioners and activists the ideas, instruments, and idea had to translate this concept into genuine and lasting swap of their communities.