Complete Streets

Complete Streets

A complete street is a roadway that is designed, planned, and implemented to provide safe mobility for road users of all ages and abilities. This includes pedestrians, bicyclists, public transit vehicles, and other motor vehicles. Complete streets are essential in creating a safe and comfortable transportation experience. Each complete street looks different depending on the surrounding context, community needs, and type of mobility device. 

Safe Routes Partnership: New Fact Sheets on Supporting Active Transportation Advocacy

November 17, 2020

New Safe Routes Partnership Fact Sheets!

The Safe Routes Partnership has put out three new fact sheets with information on success stories, best practices, and resources for advocates of safety and active transportation at the national and regional level.

Stories From the Field with Tracy McMillan: Complete Streets, Equity and COVID-19

In the Spring of 2020, Charles T. Brown, Founder and Managing Principal of Equitable Cities LLC, sat down for a series of virtual interviews with Esther Rivera, the Deputy Director of California Walks; Warren Logan, Policy Director of Mobility and Inter Agency Relations at the City of Oakland Mayor’s Office; and Tracy McMillan, Senior Associate at Nelson\Nygaard. Brown led conversations with each transportation professional about complete streets, equity, and COVID-19.

Explore new Stories from the Field with Tracy McMillan and Molly Wagner!

October 13, 2020

New Safety Stories focus on complete streets, equity, and prioritizing action transportation safety during COVID-19

CATSIP “Laws, Plans, and Policies” Page Update

April 21, 2020

CATSIP’s Laws, Plans, and Policies page has been updated with a new list of resources!

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Upcoming Active Transportation Safety Webinars

March 12, 2020

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Explore our round-up of webinars coming up that highlight the latest road safety trends and promoting safer walking and biking! Have a webinar you'd like us to share? Please submit webinar details here.

Applications Now Open for the 2020 Complete Streets Safety Assessment (CSSA) Program

January 24, 2020

UC Berkeley SafeTREC is offering free Complete Streets Safety Assessments (CSSA) to California local agencies with a population of over 25,000 people. CSSAs are comprehensive transportation safety assessments that focus on pedestrian and bicycle safety. They help local agencies identify and implement traffic safety solutions that lead to improved safety for all users of California’s roadways.