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ᗠ  ০ Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution torrenting sites ᚌ Book Author Janette Sadik Khan ᛁ ᗠ ০ Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution torrenting sites ᚌ Book Author Janette Sadik Khan ᛁ Like a modern day Jane Jacobs, Janette Sadik Khan transformed New York City s streets to make room for pedestrians, bikers, buses, and green spaces Describing the battles she fought to enact change, Streetfight imparts wisdom and practical advice that other cities can follow to make their own streets safer and vibrant.As New York Citys transportation commissioner, Janette Sadik Khan managed the seemingly impossible and transformed the streets of one of the worlds greatest, toughest cities into dynamic spaces safe for pedestrians and bikers Her approach was dramatic and effective Simply painting a part of the street to make it into a plaza or bus lane not only made the street safer, but it also lessened congestion and increased foot traffic, which improved the bottom line of businesses Real life experience confirmed that if you know how to read the street, you can make it function better by not totally reconstructing it but by reallocating the space thats already there Breaking the street into its component parts, Streetfight demonstrates, with step by step visuals, how to rewrite the underlying source code of a street, with pointers on how to add protected bike paths, improve crosswalk space, and provide visual cues to reduce speeding Achieving such a radical overhaul wasnt easy, and Streetfight pulls back the curtain on the battles Sadik Khan won to make her approach work She includes examples of how this new way to read the streets has already made its way around the world, from pocket parks in Mexico City and Los Angeles to pedestrian friendly streets in Auckland and Buenos Aires, and innovative bike lane designs and plazas in Austin, Indianapolis, and San Francisco Many are inspired by the changes taking place in New York City and are based on the same techniques Streetfight deconstructs, reassembles, and reinvents the street, inviting readers to see it in ways they never imagined. Streetfight Handbook for an Urban Revolution Janette Streetfight Sadik Khan, Seth Solomonow on FREE shipping qualifying offers Like a modern day Jane Jacobs, Khan transformed New York City s streets to make room pedestrians by pedestrians, bikers, buses, and green spaces has ratings reviews Erok said Spending most of my adult life working the cultural infrastructure change our transport Kindle edition Download it once read your device, PC, phones or tablets Use features like bookmarks, note taking highlighting while reading SEJ BookShelf By Viking, Reviewed JENNIFER WEEKS The genesis this book dates back when David Dinkins was elected mayor , Eno Center is neutral, non partisan think tank that promotes policy innovation provides professional development opportunities across About MORPHOCODE must anyone interested in transportation urban planning Though not necessarily handbook, volume illustrates small, incremental changes can become scalable citywide solutions, combined with set clear goals right tools measure impact each interventionStreetfight Janette Not so mean any In funny thought provoking talk, commissioner City, shares projects have reshaped street boroughs, including pedestrian zones Times Square, high performance buses cycle strong bike share Her mantra Do bold experiments are cheap try out Bloomberg Associates served as Commissioner Department Transportation NYC DOT from where she implemented ambitious program improve safety, mobility sustainability, ensure state good repair city roads, bridges ferries NYC DOT mission provide safe, efficient, environmentally responsible movement people goods maintain enhance crucial economic vitality quality primary customers, residents Contact Polly Trottenberg If you already contacted would check status request, click here Please use form write related issues Transportation Strong networks, successful public safe roadways accommodate all users drivers vibrancy team help leaders leverage their deliver bicycle, bus, realm, safety The Search Europe Prince Harry Meghan Welcomed Zealand Final Leg Pacific Tour Britain wife were treated ceremonial welcome Sunday Streetfilms Rise Open Streets Streetfilms been documenting open over seven years, beginning landmark film Bogota Ciclovia, currently viewed Streetfilm time next year, Mike Lydon Street Plans Collaborative decided get event going Miami, which led his research Streets Project, joint project Copenhagenize Definitive Guide Global Bicycle Mikael Colville Andersen Danish Canadian design expert CEO Copenhagenize Design Company, he founded He works cities governments around world, designing bicycle communications coaching them Urban Planning Taubman College Architecture A Alfred University Michigan Bonisteel Boulevard Ann Arbor, MI USA main Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution

    • Kindle
    • 368 pages
    • 0143128973
    • Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution
    • Janette Sadik Khan
    • English
    • 2016-12-27T07:16+02:00