New York New York. If they can do it there, you can do it anywhere! As a long time New Yorker I look with wonder at this. Check out StreetFilms: A ConversationMessage 1 of 1 , Oct 23, 2008View SourceNew York New York. If they can do it there, you can do it anywhere!
As a long time New Yorker I look with wonder at this. Check out StreetFilms:
A Conversation With Janette Sadik-Khan
In this exclusive
Streetfilms interview, The Open Planning Project's Executive Director Mark
Gorton talks with Department of Transportation Commissioner Janette
Sadik-Khan about how her agency is redefining public space in New York City.
As the two take a walking tour of recently revamped streetscapes designed to
encourage car-free movement and foster social activity -- including Broadway
ll-sit-in-well-placed-seats/> Boulevard, Gansevoort
pen-for-business/> Plaza, Meat
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d-bike-lane/> Avenue cycle track -- Sadik-Khan explains how she sees the
city grid evolving from "utilitarian corridors" into civic amenities.
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