GDCI Projects May 1, 2022

How to Evaluate Street Transformations: Data Collection Templates – English

GDCI’s How to Evaluate Street Transformations guide contains basic, ready-to-print checklists, forms, and community engagement boards to support your data collection. You can digitally add basemaps of your site where needed or simply hand-draw it once it has been printed. Refer back to Section B3 for examples of what the forms might look like when completed. 

If you prefer to work with digital resources, or customize the forms provided, click the ‘Excel Download’ button above. On this spreadsheet you will find:

 

These tools are also available in the following languages:

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How Do Kids Experience Streets? A Reverse Periscope Companion Guide

GDCI Projects

How Do Kids Experience Streets? A Reverse Periscope Companion Guide

The Streets for Kids Reverse Periscope is a do-it-yourself tool that encourages planners, city officials, and others to experience the obstacles and attractions of city streets from a child’s perspective.

Jardim Monte Verde

GDCI Projects, Videos

Jardim Monte Verde

At the end of 2021, Jardim Monte Verde, a community in the outskirts of Recife, Brazil, reclaimed almost 800 square meters of road space for people. This transformation project included creating 11 new, safer crossings, as well as road safety measures such as speed humps, narrow traffic lanes and extended sidewalks. The new space also included vibrant colors and a place for people to gather.

PIAZZE APERTE: A Public Space Program for Milan

Case Studies, GDCI Projects

PIAZZE APERTE: A Public Space Program for Milan

As part of a collaboration between Agenzia Mobilità Ambiente Territorio (AMAT), Bloomberg Associates and the Global Designing Cities Initiative, the City of Milan has developed an innovative public space program named Piazze Aperte or “Open squares.”