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  • LIVABLE STREET STANDARDS : BICYCLE RACK

    Space where you can park the bicycle safely and for security, which helps in better accessibility and last mile connectivity About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street according to its probable use is a reasonable but uncommon practice.” said the...

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  • Berlin Urbanism Innovations: 2016 Leaders Program Summary

    Our Annual Study program on city transformation ideas and urbanism was held in creative Berlin.

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  • LIVABLE STREET STANDARDS : CROSSWALKS

    Crosswalk is a portion of roadway at an intersection which indicates crossing for pedestrian which helps to increase safety of pedestrian. About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street according to its probable use is a reasonable but uncommon practice.” said the...

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  • In the News

    Media coverage , News on The Urban Vision as well as some commentary and opinion columns from The Urban Vision team

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  • Leaders Study on Urban Innovations in Berlin: Presentations

    Our Annual Leaders Study Program on Urbanism Innovations took place in Berlin. We studied Berlin which is the world's coolest artistic city . We explored ideas that make it a model of European urban design & Green city

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  • Livable Street Standards : Curb Extension and Curb Redii

    Curb extension increase the overall visibility of pedestrians. Significantly improves pedestrian crossing by reducing the pedestrian crossing distance. About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street according to its probable use is a reasonable but uncommon practice.” said the City of St....

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  • Livable Street Standards : Curb and Curb Ramps

    Curb is an edge of the sidewalk.Curb and Curb ramps are smaller but important part of the sidewalk. Curb ramp makes transit safer and comfortable for the physically disabled person from roadway to the sidewalk. About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street...

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  • Livable street standards : Trashcans

    Trashcans on side walks are essential to the health and the function of the city. About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street according to its probable use is a reasonable but uncommon practice.” said the City of St. Louis Plan in...

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  • LIVABLE STREET STANDARDS : ON STREET PARKING

    On street parking is a portion of a roadway which is used for parking vehicles. It provides a safety barrier for pedestrians and slows the traffic. About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street according to its probable use is a...

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  • Livable street standards : Landscape and planting strip

    Planting strips provide a buffer between pedestrians and automobiles , enhance the streetscape, and collect and filter runoff. About : | Visual Dictionary of Street Standards| “To design a street according to its probable use is a reasonable but uncommon practice.” said the City of St....

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  • The Urban Vision : Capture the BIG Picture
    Through the Block Pedestrian Path for DelightPedestrian Path and Sculpture CourtOpen Space Value and PriorityPedestrian Street - Fused GridUrban Park Many FacesSoldiers and Victims of New Urban CultureSoldiers and Victims of New Urban CultureeUpscale Neighbourhood intruderNew Urban Future - Fused Grid
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