Street Plans’ Principal Tony Garcia Interviewed about Miami Bungalow Project

Street Plans’ Principal Tony Garcia was recently interviewed by Cuban Art News about the Miami Bungalow Project that he is leading and how the low-cost approach of Tactical Urbanism can help preserve the character of Little Havana in Miami.  In October of 2017, Tony was awarded the 2017-2018 CINTAS Foundation Fellowship in…

Street Plans’ Biscayne Green Project Wins CNU Charter Award

The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU), an international nonprofit organization working to build more vibrant communities, announced the winners of its 17th Annual Charter Awards. This year the jury focused on winners whose “projects advanced equitable and inclusive placemaking.” Street Plans’ Biscayne Green project received a CNU Charter Award! For…

Street Plans Begins Outreach for Regional Complete Streets Plan in Hartford, CT

Street Plans is teaming up as a sub-consultant with Fitzgerald & Halliday, Inc. (FHI), to assist in the development of a Regional Complete Streets Action Plan for the Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) in Hartford, CT and the surrounding municipalities.  On Wednesday and Thursday, May 16-17, the Capitol Region Council of Governments…

Street Plans’ Principal Mike Lydon Contributes to Sustainable Nation Book

Sustainable Nation: Urban Design Patterns for the Future is a newly published book by influential urbanist Douglas Farr, providing a detailed action-oriented framework for overcoming our society’s major climate challenges within four generations.  Street Plans’ Principal Mike Lydon contributed to the book by authoring a chapter on making positive neighborhood…

Street Plans Works with City of New Orleans as part of 100 Resilient Cities Initiative

As part of the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities (1ooRC) initiative, Street Plans and ioby are working with the City of New Orleans to develop a policy and permitting structure that streamlines and further enables Tactical Urbanism projects.  On April 26th, Street Plans’ Principal Tony Garcia gave a presentation about…