In downtown Buenos Aires about 100 blocks have been transformed into fully pedestrianized streets or pedestrian-priority zones. Click image for details & visit the Slow Ottawa 'Streets for Everyone' board for more smart solutions.
The Vauban neighborhood in Freiburg, Germany is an ultra-sustainable model district built on the site of a former French military base. Visit the slowottawa.ca boards http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa/
Is Jan Gehl winning his battle to make our cities liveable?
New Road, Brighton, refurbished by Gehl Architects, is one of the UK’s first shared-space streets. Click image for story and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa/boards/
Urban Greenery — A Dutch concept of street design by Hans Monderman encourages alternate modes of movement and inhabitation of the street-scape, which in this street means utilizing trees to create varied spaces.