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Learn how to submit a great BICI application – English, Português, & Español

On November 1, 2, and 3 GDCI hosted three webinars about the Bloomberg Initiative for Cycling Infrastructure (BICI). These sessions provided an overview of the program, who’s eligible, the application process, and gave city leaders an opportunity to ask questions.

Learn how to submit a great BICI application – English, Português, & Español
Jardim Monte Verde

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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.

EAP – The Enhanced Air Sensor Guidebook

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EAP – The Enhanced Air Sensor Guidebook

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) published the original Air Sensor Guidebook in 2014 to help those interested in using sensors to collect air quality measurements and interpret sensor data. The refreshed version, The Enhanced Air Sensor Guidebook, includes updated content and new topics that incorporate best practices, current knowledge, and recommendations on sensors.

IDB – Motorcycles in Latin America: Current and Recommended Best Practices for the Protection of its Users

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IDB – Motorcycles in Latin America: Current and Recommended Best Practices for the Protection of its Users

The 2025 Vision of the Inter-American Development Bank, called “Reinvest in the Americas. A decade of opportunities”, aims to help boost the recovery of the region after the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. In this sense, collective measures must be taken to build -among other needs- stronger and healthier societies. The reduction of mortality caused by traffic is therefore imperative to contribute to the achievement of the objectives set.

The Playful City: Designing Streets for Kids

Webinars

The Playful City: Designing Streets for Kids

Learn to look at streets through the lens of children and caregivers, and to integrate play, joy, and beauty into safe street design. This interactive workshop builds on GDCI’s Designing Streets for Kids guidance, discussing street design strategies, how to engage kids, and why school streets are so critical to provide during the pandemic.

Pop-Up to Permanent: Delivering Lasting Impacts from Pilot Projects

Webinars

Pop-Up to Permanent: Delivering Lasting Impacts from Pilot Projects

To help city staff transition from pandemic response to recovery, this workshop examines how to evaluate which temporary pop-ups should be converted to permanent projects. Panelists discuss an equity-centered approach to exploring metrics used to evaluate and prioritize projects, as well as frameworks to help consider and decide which projects to take from pop-up to permanent.

Setting Safe Speeds on City Streets

Webinars

Setting Safe Speeds on City Streets

If you’re ready to step through the process of setting contextually-appropriate speed limits on city streets, then this workshop is for you. In this session, NACTO and GDCI staff overview the technical guidance in NACTO’s City Limits and upcoming Safe Speeds design guide, and walk through its applications on sample streets.

Rethinking School Streets in the Time of COVID-19 | Part One

Webinars

Rethinking School Streets in the Time of COVID-19 | Part One

As part of our Streets for Kids webinar series, GDCI hosted an interactive webinar to discuss these issues and learn from successful practices and programs that have taken place in cities and school zones across the world—with an emphasis (in Part One) on North American contexts.

Reviving Waterfront Streets: Lessons from Toronto and Auckland

Webinars

Reviving Waterfront Streets: Lessons from Toronto and Auckland

In this edition of our webinar series, we heard from Pina Mallozzi, Vice President of Design at Waterfront Toronto, about her work on the revitalization of Queens Quay and other high profile projects along Toronto's waterfronts. We also watched a video presentation by Panuku Development Auckland, the council-controlled organization that delivers urban regeneration in Tāmaki Makaurau (Auckland).

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