Slow Streets is a Vancouver-based Urban Design and Planning consisting of Darren Proulx and Samuel Baron that provides original evidence for people-oriented streets. We believe streets serve many uses beyond moving automobiles quickly.

Intersection Repair: Pender St. & Abbott St.

According to ICBC data between 2009 and 2013, almost 4,000 people across Vancouver were struck by vehicles while walking or cycling... Read More

The Case For Bus-Only Lanes on Georgia Street

At Slow Streets, we believe in quick and effective results that are measurable and observable. We call for maximizing the utility of... Read More

Cycling Lessons Learned From Amsterdam That No One Talks About

I recently had the honour of visiting Amsterdam. Renowned for its cycling, Amsterdam is a city where¬†48% of all trips made in the city... Read More

The Case For A Complete Street On Commercial Drive

Complete Streets treat¬†all people equally, regardless of age, gender or physical ability. Complete Street design focuses on improving... Read More