Lakeland: Two Decades After Road Diets

Over 15 years have passed since most of the city's initial traffic calming, road diet, and two-way conversion investments were completed. These traffic calming and public space enhancements have spurred significant private sector investment.
December 5, 2017, 11am PST | fieldafm
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In recent years, the concepts of complete streets, right-sizing streets, and traffic calming have taken the transportation planning industries and cities across the country by storm. If you live in a municipality that still questions the economic impact these concepts can have on your community, look no further than the implementation of Lakeland, Florida's 1990 Downtown Redevelopment Plan.

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Published on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 in Modern Cities
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