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LEVINSKY

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Description

Purpose

IMPACTS

Mobility-related effects

Urban functions

Social

Economic

Environmental

2,250 km2

Florentin, Tel Aviv-Yafo

Re-Purposing Entire Streets

1 year pilot starting (Dec 2019 - now)

Local/Regional administration and citizens

The street of Levinsky's market with narrow sidewalks was pedestrianized, only allowing motorized traffic to cross in intersections.

To improve liveability by making streets safer and promoting local economy. This experiment was used as an opportunity to promote and demonstrate change due to heavy infrastructure development in order to generate permanent change.

Safer streets

Higher quality of the space

The street use changed (new activities)

New spaces for social interaction

New spaces for play

Unknown

Noise decreased

Noise decreased

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