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Want Safer Streets? Try Removing Traffic Lights, Curbs

May 21, 2013

"The more nuanced environment slowed down drivers, and the intermingling demanded communication using body language and eye contact. Accidents decreased, traffic moved steadily. The concept -- called "naked streets" or "shared space" -- has been expanding across Europe, and is slowly, tentatively, making its way to American shores. It's like 1910 all over again." The Smart Set 05/15/13

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