U of M CE 5212 - Shared Space (24 pages)

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University of Minnesota- Twin Cities
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Ce 5212 - Transportation Policy, Planning, and Deployment
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Shared Space Kyle Hoegh Simon Blenski Eric Swenson http www hopfensperger co uk index files SharedSpace htm CE 5212 PA5232 Shared Space Definition A unique approach to urban design that utilizes non conventional methods of traffic management Treat the driver like an idiot and they will behave accordingly Hans Monderman Outline Shared Space Introduction Urban traffic problem The solution The Philosophy Shared Space Projects Drachten The Netherlands Oosterwolde The Netherlands Cambridge MA Shared Space Environment Geometric aspects Suburban environment Culture Purpose Early America Markets Commerce Social Center Not focused on movement www kancoll org The Automobile Early 1900s Focus remained social No traffic controls www balboapavilion com Present Day Focus on the automobile Little interaction Loss of social aspect www pps org Sign Sign Everywhere a Sign health groups yahoo com www davidwcampbell com www halcyon com Highway Regulated Impersonal Predictable Single Purpose Traffic Signs and Markings The Public Realm Culturally Defined Personal Unpredictable Multipurpose Eye Contact Shared Space The Public Realm Removes traffic controls in the city Lights Signage Road Markings Encourages the social aspect of the space Promotes communication through eye contact Removes elevation changes at curbs Reduced vehicle speeds Shared Space Projects Drachten The Netherlands www shared space org Shared Space Projects Drachten The Netherlands http eureferendum2 blogspot com 2007 01 naked streets html www share space org Shared Space Projects Oosterwolde The Netherlands www share space org Shared Space Projects Cambridge Massachusetts johnkeyes com archives massachusetts cambridge www answers com topic harvard square jpg 1 www bostonsquares com harvard Shared Space Projects Cambridge Massachusetts http www cambridgema gov 7ECDD et infra hsq hsq html European vs U S Approach to Shared Space The examples from The Netherlands were measures to manage traffic flow and address congestion



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