Street Design

Streetsfilms

2014's Endless Snow Has at Least Been Good for Transportation Nerds

Now is the winter of the "sneckdown." What's that even mean? Read on.

Wikimedia Commons/NYC DOT

The Dramatic Makeover of New York's Streets Under Bloomberg

Car-choked areas transformed.

Safer Streets Pay Off for Businesses

Case studies from New York City.

Shutterstock

The Case for Cul-de-Sacs

People who live in them actually have greater social cohesion, according to one sociologist.

Transportation for America

Why Seniors, Children, and the Poor Are at Greater Risk of Traffic Deaths

Low-income neighborhoods often lack even the most basic pedestrian infrastructure.

Courtesy New York Historical Society

A Visual History of Manhattan's Grid

A new exhibition examines the master plan that made New York what it is today

StrongTowns

The 'Diverging Diamond' Interchange Is an Abomination

A "recovering" engineer tears apart the latest "complete streets" design trend

Michele Weisbart

Combating Obesity with Street Design

A new manual from L.A. County seeks to improve public health via the built environment