This TEDxCairo Talk (Turn on the “Caption” button if you don’t speak Arabic) by Tarek Rakha, PhD Candiate, Department of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is a powerful and moving appeal for the need to humanize our cities, with a specific focus on new car-oriented satellite cities being built in Egypt.
Why Complete Streets
This online issue paper by Transport Canada examines the main aspects of complete streets—including innovative policies, success stories and benefits—and also includes advice from sustainable transportation advocates on what planners need to consider when designing complete streets.
The Sierra Club describes how Complete Streets can help us move beyond oil.
Maria Topalovic examines the relationship between health and the built environment. The study addresses the need for Complete Streets policies to guide revitalization efforts in the City of Hamilton.
Presentation by Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan, New York City Department of Transportation. Includes statistics on vulnerable road users and considerations for designing safe streets for seniors.