Here’s our weekly review rounding up the best stories and ideas in public space from cities around the world. This week we bring you ways open data is being used to improve cities, Pittsburg’s agri-friendly zoning laws and 7 cities that are starting to go car-free.
Street harassment has been covered in the media as of late, but it has been making women and transgender people feel uncomfortable in public spaces for far too long. The Street Talk Project have brought the topic of harassment to the streets with a selection of 7 artist-designed aluminum street signs. The public art intervention and gallery exhibition in Toronto addresses how women navigate the city, and the socialized sexism that governs bodies on a day-to-day basis.