One of the best ways to learn about how to improve your neighborhood’s streets is to observe them.The Street Audit is the perfect tool to examine the various traits of a given place. Check out the Audit in action in this Streetfilms video of a Brooklyn, NY workshop focusing on Grand Army Plaza. Or, view this great post from the Planning Commissioners Journal on how the street audit can be used to evaluate a public square. To obtain a copy of the street audit, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Placemaker’s Guide to Transportation is a series that helps citizens create vibrant streets and transit facilities in their communities. Each installment features a tool, concept, or resource that inspires engaged residents to think in new ways about their streets and neighborhoods.