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Get Your Free Copy of Start with the Streets: A Professional’s Primer on Building Road Networks that Promote Prosperity

Across North America, our best planners and engineers are working hard to give their clients what they want. And when it comes to our roadways, that often means more lanes, faster cars, and for better or worse, big debt obligations that cities can’t really afford.

Maybe you had no idea just how much the roads we build can harm our local economies—and how much more dangerous those roads can be for our neighbors. Maybe you realized all this years ago, but you thought it was hopeless. After all, what can just one person do?

That’s why we’re here.

Strong Towns a national movement dedicated to changing our dangerous and insolvent road culture once and for all. And we need visionary professionals like you to hear our message and start implementing real, no-nonsense approaches to making life better in the neighborhoods we care about most. With this free ebook, we break down the problems with forgiving design and high speed thoroughfares in our city centers, give you the tools you need to convince your colleagues, and share a better set of design solutions that any community can employ.

In this exclusive ebook, you will discover:

  • The difference between building streets for people and building roads for cars.

  • Why better design — not ticketing or speed limits — is the only way to truly achieve our goals.

  • How to move away from using speed as the only metric for road design.

  • Affordable and effective design principles that can make a difference in your town.

Where can we send your e-book?

Get your free copy of Start with the Streets: A Professional’s Primer on Building Road Networks that Promote Prosperity and arm yourself with the data and the tools you need to make a difference in your profession.