Complete Streets

Streets are an important part of the livability of our communities. Streets and roads ought to be for everyone, whether young or old, motorist or bicyclist, walker or wheelchair user, bus rider or shopkeeper. (Adapted from

But too many of our streets are only designed for speeding cars or creeping traffic jams. These streets are unsafe for pedestrians and cyclists and unpleasant for everyone.

Dan Burden Video  (Chapter 9:  Complete Streets)

A complete street is one that the entire roadway is designed and operates with all users in mind – motor vehicles, bicyclists, public transportation vehicles and riders, and pedestrians of all ages and abilities.