Hub and Spokes is a blog about urban planning, placemaking, communities, and livability issues.
Monday, June 23, 2008
WillyB is going carfree
Not sure how I missed this, but Williamsburg is going to have 4 car free Saturdays. Brooklyn Heights is also following suit. Looks like Summer Streets is catching on. Here is an older article about a carfree Bedford Avenue.
I am an Urban Planner and non-profit professional. I am focused on improving quality of life and services for neighborhoods and communities. I am currently a freelance planner and working for a community development organization in St. Paul. Formerly I worked for Regional Plan Association, Transportation Alternatives, NYC Council Member David Yassky, NYS Senator Liz Krueger, Midwood Development Corporation, Zone Architecture, and Fifth Avenue Committee. I have a BA in History from University of California at Berkeley and a Masters in Urban Planning from Hunter College.