Recent Streetsblog USA posts about Congress for the New Urbanism

FHWA Endorses Engineering Guide for Walkable Urban Streets

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Urban streets serve a much different purpose than rural ones: They’re for walking, socializing, and local commerce, not just moving vehicles. Unfortunately, American engineering guides tend not to capture these nuances. That can lead to a lot of problems for cities. Wide roads appropriate for rural areas are dangerous and bad for local businesses in […]