Did you catch our co-founder Njeri Cerere on Citizen TV with PS Charles Hinga and NAMATA CEO Francis Gitau discussing BRT and Car Free Days on Citizen TV Kenya!
A Car Free Day is more than just closing a street and saying ‘No Cars Here Today.’ There has to be proper planning behind it with clear objectives. These may vary depending on the extent and frequency that the organizers want to hold the Car Free Day. Objectives mainly cover goals such as social integration, … Continue reading What is behind the making of a ‘Car Free Day’?
What is a Car Free Day? ‘Car Free Days,’ in some places called Open Streets Days or Streets For All are regular initiatives or engagements where cities restrict access of motorized traffic on selected streets for a certain period of time. This was first done in Bogota in 1974 where it is known as Ciclovia. … Continue reading ‘Car Free Day:’ Celebrating the Street as a Public Space
Join us on Tuesday 29th January as we discuss 'Bus Rapid Transit' - understanding it, the main challenges it faces and looking at various experiences from other African Cities.
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