Pedestrian street

Discover the vibrant atmosphere and unique character of pedestrian streets. Find inspiration for your next visit and experience the lively energy of these car-free zones.
The new urban reality is that cars are both necessary and, at times, undesirable.  Large, dense cities with high traffic volumes are opting for a new urban street type - pedestrian - and its close relative, managed vehicular acess only. New technology comes to their aid; retractable, card activated bollards.  This combination produces a fused grid (see Wikipedia and photostream)configuaration: regular streets for all modes and special streets that are preferencial to pedestrian movement and ... Landscape And Urbanism, Walkable Community, Streetscape Design, New Urbanism, Public Space Design, Urban Landscape Design, Street Trees, Pedestrian Street, Green Street

The new urban reality is that cars are both necessary and, at times, undesirable. Large, dense cities with high traffic volumes are opting for a new urban street type - pedestrian - and its close relative, managed vehicular access only. New technology comes to their aid; retractable, card activated bollards. This combination produces a fused grid (see Wikipedia and albums) regular streets for all modes and special streets that are preferential to pedestrian movement and enjoyment. Thanks to…

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Cameron Fong
Urban Street Design Architecture, Street Concept Architecture, Pedestrian Friendly Street Design, Shopping Street Design, Shopping Street Architecture, Road Urban Design, Pedestrian Street Design, Street Market Design, Commercial Street Design

The design derives from the contemporary needs of a functional yet attractive pedestrian street in the city center. We aimed to create an inviting street on a human scale with a unique and clear identity. Design concepts focused on richness in experience, timelessness and small scale. The city’s main shopping street targets a unique identity […]

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