Street Plans + Happy City Selected by Van Alen Institute to Lead Happier By Design Research in West Palm Beach, FL

The Van Alen Institute and the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency launched Shore to Core, a research and design competition to reimagine waterfront cities using West Palm Beach as a model. A team consisting of Street Plans, The Happy City Lab, and Professor Jennifer Roe–Director of University of Virginia’s Center for…

Street Plans Pilots Better Bikeways in Northwest Arkansas

With financial support from the Walton Family Foundation and in partnership with the Bicycle Coalition of the Ozarks, Street Plans was hired by the Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission to work with the cities of Bentonville, Bella Vista, and Rogers to create a series of month-long bikeway pilot projects. Improvements included protected bike lanes and…

Street Plans Helps Create A Pop-Up “Streetlet” in Long Beach

Street Plans partnered with the City of Long Beach and City Fabrick  to create a pop-up demonstration of a “Streetlet” on Saturday, November 12th. A Streetlet is a neighborhood public open space that reimagines underutilized sections of the street to create hubs of community activity. Streetlets could help improve pedestrian connections to major…

Street Plans Principals Mike Lydon and Tony Garcia Awarded 2017 Seaside Prize

The Seaside Institute has awarded Street Plans Principals Mike Lydon and Tony Garcia with the 2017 Seaside Prize. “The Seaside Institute awards The Seaside Prize each year to individuals or organizations who have made significant contributions to the quality and character of our communities. The recipients of the Prize have…