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  • Apply Now : NYC SUMMER STARTUP-SCHOOL FOR URBAN INNOVATORS

    Learn about fundamental principles of liveable cities + Kick-start your civic and creative entrepreneurial journey.

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  • Copenhagen & Malmo Urbanism Innovations: 2017 Leaders Program Photos

    Copenhagen & Malmo- Fifth Edition of Leaders Study Program

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  • Video: A startup hub for urban innovation

    Tumml is a San Francisco based startup hub for urban innovation. It empowers entrepreneurs to solve urban problems. A nonprofit, Tumml’s goal is to support the next generation of Zipcars and Revolution Foods. We will chat with May Samali , Director , Tumml on a...

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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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  • 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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  • The Urban Vision : Capture the BIG Picture
    New street invader, New Flexible defenceGreen Roof, Charcoal future: Old urbanism, New UrbanismStevensplatz - Pedestrian realm, ViennaPedestrian street, Vienna - Fused GridGlorious end to a grid street - a New Urban featureDelightful Urban Experience: enormous sidewalksPeripheral Boulevard for all modesBird-view of Vienna -1686IMG_6732
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  • About : The Urban Vision

    The Urban Vision is a social venture & a think-do-tank which was instituted to inspire next generation urbanization.The organization focuses on solutions driven research; advocates & consults on best practices in policy and design; facilitates public dialogue on policy choices.

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