A buffet of ideas for slowing traffic through neighborhoods, including my favorite: parklets. Also, intersections as art, and strategic tree planting to make drivers think they're speeding up. Many great ideas for city planners and neighborhood advocates.
PARKING DAY Ré-appropriation citoyenne et artistique de l’espace public. Citoyens, artistes, urbanistes, paysagistes, militants associatifs et autres créatifs en herbe réinventent l’usage d’une place de parking.
Here’s a great example of transforming the everyday environment into a powerful message, the storm drain abacus with the message “Make every child count.” Created for Aseema Charitable Trust, the goal was to promote the need for education for street children and it does so in a way that is striking and intuitive.