Source: Tasmanian Government
1.1 meters = a safe buffer in urinals as well as when passing cyclists on roads in Tasmania
Albert Heijn, a supermarket chain in Amsterdam started INSTOCK, a restaurant using excess food from the grocery store
Imagine, cycling rather than vehicular traffic in Copenhagen
“Perch & Repair” drones being created by the Uni of Leeds to repair potholes
How we have lost touch with nature in that picking apples is a novelty?
A morning rave for fitness, yes please. Source: Leeds – Morning Gloryville
Too funny. Examining Drake’s “Hotline Bling” via a sprawl lens
Bamboo barriers to block noise and air pollution
CicLAvia is FIVE years old and the largest US open street movement
Great Scott! Back to the Future, a reminder we still have much to do
The original guerriila gardener, Adam Purple grew a 15,000 garden in the Lower East Side
Umbracity, or bicycle-sharing for the umbrella set
Each time you shop and request a plastic bag from major UK supermarkets, it will cost 5p
The origin of the coffee break
If a tree falls in a forest, we will hear it
Christopher Herwig photographed ‘wayward roadside punctuation marks’ aka Soviet bus stops.
The ‘Travel by Book’ initiative proves that literature can get you where you want to go.
Noise from vehicular traffic is killing birds.
Kiss knitting goodbye, hello graffiti grandma.
The result of mowing, digging and planting by Stan Herd.
Forget yarn bombing. Try chair bombing
Seattle has started Community Crosswalks where residents get to create their crosswalks/ zebra crossings/ toucan crossing
From the one who brought you String Vienna, come inside the belly of the beast
Disposing rubbish in public has never been as fun
Never walk alone with the Companion app
More on Banksy & co bemusement park
Aussie aussie aussie! Utopia is back. “Nation building, one white elephant at a time”
One way to get potholes fixed
Because everyone needs some inner peace
Free opera in the streets of Tijuana
Talk about random acts of kindness. We are loved, Agustina Woodgate.
Let’s walk. Australia installs the first glow in the dark footpath.
Create civic life. Help some community initiatives or start your own.
What creates cherished public spaces?
Truly healing hospitals.
Seriously, what time is it?