Urban Highway Removal

Urban highways that cannot justify their existence should be removed via the following strategies.

ABOUT THIS PATTERN



Urban highways that cannot justify their existence should face removal. There are successfully completed or ongoing urban highway teardown projects in the U.S. and internationally. Neighborhoods and cities working to remove urban highways should pursue strategies according to a Tactical, Lean, Climax (TLC) approach. This Pattern includes:

  •      TLC Removal

CONTRIBUTORS

Andrew Faulkner

Connect Oakland and Van Meter Williams Pollack LLP

Chris Sensenig

Connect Oakland and Van Meter Williams Pollack LLP

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