September 2020 | What is the Future of Shared Streets?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020

A conversation about shared streets at the inaugural Karp Strategies Learning Club The Karp Strategies team gathered with urban planning professionals, students, and others invested in the future of cities for a conversation about shared streets during the first edition of the Karp Strategies Learning Club. The group discussed two articles: “The Unrealized Potential of New York City’s Open Streets” by Transportation Alternatives, and “'Safe Streets’ Are Not Safe For Black Lives” by Destiny Thomas from City Lab in a conversation moderated by Ali Sutherland-Brown. While open streets policy and design served as the conversation starter, the dialogue quickly evolved to consider