Session Details

Open Streets Summit V

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Format: Special Meeting
Full Description: The Open Streets Project is partnering with Walk/Bike/Places and the City of Gretna to deliver an educational Open Streets Summit in Gretna and New Orleans, from September 15-16 2018.

The Summit will feature a behind the scenes tour of the City of Gretna’s inaugural open streets program, as well as breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and a World Café with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent.

The Summit will provide inspiration and practical tips for both novice and experienced open streets organizers and supporters from public health, transportation, planning, public space, and policymaking fields. The summit will be led by experts from The Open Streets Project, and other leaders in the global open streets movement.

Attendees will learn about route design, partnering with local businesses and officials, social inclusion, ensuring public safety, recruiting volunteers, promotion, and evaluating open streets through measurable goals and metrics.

For more information see Open Streets Summit V.



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