Urban Development Policies

Share an example of how a city or region is improving its pedestrian access.

During COVID lockdowns, many cities experimented with emergency pedestrian street programs, blocking areas off from car traffic and encouraging more foot traffic for local businesses. What can we learn from these programs as we move into the new normal?

Read Were COVID Pedestrian Streets Good for Business? Interviews Reveal Pandemic Prosperity and Sidewalks are Public Transportation, winning essays from the Martin Wachs Memorial Essay Contest, then be sure to share an example below from places that are making pedestrians a priority.

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