Webinar: Tactical Urbanism
Wednesday, October 21 | 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. EDT Register here
Learn how to harness tactical urbanism to test ideas and designs, collaborate with residents and city agencies, and bolster project support. Case studies demonstrate using tactical urbanism as a three-dimensional, real-world model to build city agency and grassroots support while testing design ideas, engaging stakeholders and using the installation to inform future design and construction. APBP has applied for 1 CM credit from the AICP. $50 APBP members/$85 non-members.
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Click here to see all webinars in the Protected Bike Lane series produced with the Green Lane Project
How Rapid Transformation Delivers Bike-Friendly Urban Streets | Recorded 7/29/2015
Explore how the concept and practice of rapid implementation is evolving and has altered the way cities develop and deliver urban street projects. This webinar previews a new report from PeopleForBikes on the institutionalization of real-time transportation programs and shows how the techniques are becoming embedded as normal practice within city governments. Download the handouts here.
Talking Biking: Language that Defuses Bike Backlashes | Recorded 6/3/2015 Words shape thoughts. Two skilled communicators from cities that have successfully overcome intense backlashes against bicycle infrastructure share their tactics and experiences. Featuring Cathy Tuttle, Executive Director of Seattle Neighborhood Greenways, and Doug Gordon of BrooklynSpoke.com, in conversation with PeopleForBikes staff writer Michael Andersen. Click here to download handouts and see more webinars about protected bike lanes from the Green Lane Project.
Active Transportation Funding and the Next Transportation Bill | Recorded 4/29/2015
In this recorded webinar, presenters from Rails-to-Trails Conservancy review the findings of their 2014 poll of likely 2016 voters for both parties, explain the messages that resonated with voters, and share
resources for using this information with important decision makers to
advocate for funding of active transportation.Click here to download handouts from the webinar.
The Best of ProWalk ProBike ProPlace | Recorded 2/25/2015
APBP and the Project for Public Spaces collaborate to deliver a reprise of the best walking, cycling, and place-making sessions from last year's conference. Featured sessions include Vision Zero for Pedestrian Safety: New Thinking from San Francisco; Designing Intersections for Cycle Tracks: The Vancouver Experience; and Rethinking and Activating Public Space in Seattle and Boston. Click here to download handouts from the webinar.
Building Equity: Race, Class and Protected Bike Lanes | Recorded 3/4/2015 The new report from PeopleForBikes, “Building Equity: Race, Class and Protected Bike Lanes,” makes the case for bicycling infrastructure as an equity tool. Presenters review the research and data, and delve into the concepts highlighted by the domestic and international case studies featured in the report. Click here to download handouts.