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Can ‘open streets’ outlast the pandemic?

20 mins | Jun 2, 2021
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Citylabs: is car-free living staying? Traffic-restricted streets were a major Covid-era intervention in U.S. cities. A year later, some are making these programs permanent whilst others are more eager to push the barriers aside. John Surico explores whether this experiment in car-free living will become a permanent fixture on American streets, or will it disappear as quickly as it arrived.
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