Bulletin Board

Waltham Forest mini-Holland

  • Posted on: 30 October 2017
  • By: Carolyn Ireland

In Walthamstow Village, as part of the mini-Holland programme in September and October 2014 (for about 3 weeks), the London Borough of Waltham Forest trialled the conversion of a 2-way 'rat run' on Orford Road into a one way street and also trialled the closure of residential streets to through traffic – this was then made permanent.

Playing Streets in Vienna

  • Posted on: 24 October 2017
  • By: Susanne Wrighton

Children take priority on Vienna’s playing streets. Selected road segments in various districts of Vienna have been chosen as playing streets for children. These streets offer children the possibility to use and explore public space in many different and ways and to play in a safe environment.

The playing streets are a cooperation between the department of education and extracurricular youth supervision (MA13) and the department of city development and city planning (MA18).

Grieskram Graz

  • Posted on: 16 October 2017
  • By: Melanie Haeusel

An neighbourhood event took place in the district of Gries in Graz. Grieskram is conceptualized as a neighbourhood festival that is accessible to all.