Pedestrian Malls – Success Stories

Some pedestrian malls continue to defy broader trends that have cities re-opening failed streets to traffic. There are good examples of streets that work without the plague of automobility, but they are few and scattered. Pedestrian malls will not rescue failed streets, but can add value to already appealing destinations for human scale traffic.

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