Vibrant Streets Toolkit

The Vibrant Streets Toolkit can be used by retailers, businesses, merchants’ associations, government agencies, neighborhoods, and community groups to make incremental, measured improvements in their commercial districts to attract shops and restaurants. Getting started is easy. Make a Vibrant Street happen in your neighborhood!

Street Beat

the word on the street is...strategically championed

May 19, 2015

A century ago, a neighborhood with a dedicated post office or pharmacy store was considered an exemplary, thriving, and resilient community. If only creating Vibrant Streets were still this easy: insert any business and – ta da! Your community is bustling. In reality, creating a lively street environment takes a bit more work than that. Fortunately, that work – which often plays out as streetscape improvements – results in retail districts that are cohesively planned, and attracts investment that mirrors its identity.

Yppenplatz Square

May 13, 2015

The area around Yppenplatz Square in Vienna is one of Vienna's most vibrant. Bustling with Brunnenmarkt's 170 market stalls, the square is a diverse cultural experience for both locals and tourists.

Magazine Street

April 14, 2015

Just in time for the infamous Jazz Festival, we are featuring New Orleans' Magazine Street, the premier shopping and cultural district. Whether you're shopping, dining, or just taking a walk, no place is quite like this street.


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