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Street Design Manuals

October 25, 2012, 11am PDT
This week, NACTO released a preview of its Urban Street Design Guidebook, a document meant to assist local governments in designing their streets on the principle that they're spaces for people and commerce as well as arteries for traffic.
Next American City
September 16, 2009, 2pm PDT
<em>Suburban Nation</em> co-author Jeff Speck cracks the new New York Street Design Manual and finds a lot of useful material and some that falls short.
Design Observer
August 31, 2009, 9am PDT

Cities are taking charge when it comes to their streets. A number of big American cities have come out with manuals and toolkits to guide their design.

Amber Hawkes, Georgia Sheridan