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Open Streets Lets People Play In The (Traffic-Free) Streets; Portland To Host Worldwide Gathering

Diane Dulken | Posted 08.02.2016 | Impact
Diane Dulken

Cities are where the majority of humanity lives. There's a reason why open streets are so popular worldwide - they are opening new possibilities for how we live in them.

Cars Don't Shop

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.27.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

In a lively conversation, the two transportation leaders spent the night riffing on how the streets and public spaces revolution happened in New York and elsewhere and what might be in store for Los Angeles on Reynolds' watch.

Health Prescription: Ride a Bike. Better Yet, Ride with Thousands!

Rex Burkholder | Posted 11.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Rex Burkholder

Ciclovias Recreativas, known as Open Streets in the US, are specifically called out as effective strategies to promote physical activity.

A Tale of Three Cities: Sunday Cycling in Lima, Peru

Rex Burkholder | Posted 02.23.2014 | Latino Voices
Rex Burkholder

One of the best parts about attending Congresses of the Ciclovia Network (CRA) is the chance to get out on a bike in cities throughout Latin America.

Ciclovia: Open Streets Throughout Latin America

Rex Burkholder | Posted 02.25.2014 | Green
Rex Burkholder

A confident young participant in San Francisco de Porro. Ciclovia is a Latin American phenomena originating over 30 years ago in Bogotà, Colombia, ...

'Summer Streets' Will Take Over 7 Miles Of Manhattan Roads

Posted 08.28.2011 | New York

Once again, the New York City Department of Transportation will clear seven miles of Manhattan streets this August on three consecutive Saturdays for ...

CicLAvia: The Streets Are Alive With the Sounds of Liberty

Aaron Paley | Posted 06.06.2011 | Los Angeles
Aaron Paley

The second rendition of CicLAvia is this Sunday, April 10. You can expect to see thousands of your fellow Angelenos enjoying their city in a way that just isn't possible the rest of the year.

PHOTOS: 10 Historic Buildings Along the CicLAvia Route

2011-03-30-Screenshot20110330at10.45.54AM.jpeg | Joe Linton | Posted 05.30.2011 | Los Angeles

Story comes courtesy of CicLAvia. By Joe Linton On April 10, 2011, streets from Boyle Heights to Downtown Los Angeles will be closed to cars an...

CicLAvia Returns

Aaron Paley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Aaron Paley

CicLAvia opens 7.5 miles of Los Angeles city streets as a temporary ribbon of public space to pedestrians, strollers, roller-skaters, and cyclists. Come and be a part of the movement.

Get Ready LA! CicLAvia Is Coming!

Antonio Villaraigosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Antonio Villaraigosa

On October 10 we will host our first ever CicLAvia to create a temporary public space for bicycles and pedestrians on our streets.

Twitter and Facebook Led This Hometown Parade

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Alexia Parks

For a single day, a mile-long-stretch of Boulder's downtown city streets would be closed to motor vehicles. And that included firetrucks.