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"Tactical Urbanism" talk--a quick recap

From: domainremoved <Lydia>
Date: Tue, 19 May 2015 23:52:07 -0700

Such a great group of engaged citizenry on Sunday! Thank you to our
fantastic speaker, Julie Flynn of the Streetsplan Collaborative. For those
who couldn't make it, here are a few highlights:

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‚Äč You can use reflective traffic tape, auto decals, wine barrels, and even
red plastic cups to put in a protected bike lane that looks like the real
thing! The example above is totally temporary!
--You can test other things: parklets, plazas, curb extensions, even
complicated things like the "Dutch intersection" in one of the options for
--Many cities have used tactical urbanism as part of their community
engagement process--it's useful for gathering data and getting citizen
The very informative (and funny!) presentation is available as a
lightweight PDF to view or download
The Menlo Park bike commission looks forward to planning our first tactical
urbanism project! To find out more, you can "like" our Facebook page at:
Lydia Lee
Volunteer commissioner, Menlo Park Bicycle Commission

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Received on Tue May 19 2015 - 23:48:56 PDT

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