Street of Dreams: A fundraiser for Streetsblog and Streetfilms

What does your Street of Dreams looks like?  Are there children playing? Neighbors congregating? Is it car-free? Are there places to sit and amenities to enjoy? Is there dedicated space for transit? Is it paved with cobblestones? Is it lit by human-scaled light fixtures? Are there plenty of trees and flowers? No parked cars? Plenty of bike Read more…

Join us for ARTCRANK NYC on Thursday, August 9

Everyone is invited.  Join us at ARTCRANK NYC, a bike-art show to benefit Streetsblog and Streetfilms! ARTCRANK NYC is an art show featuring hand-made, bike-inspired posters created by 25 local artists. Admission is free, and limited edition copies of all posters will be available for sale. We'll also have a selection of craft beers by Widmer Brothers Brewing Read more…

StreetsMedia is looking for an intern.

StreetsMedia is seeking a Development Intern for Summer and Fall 2012 . You know StreetsMedia – it's the part of OpenPlans that advocates for better transportation, smarter cities, and urban sustainability, through the nationally recognized websites Streetsblog.org and Streetfilms.org. StreetsMedia is currently diversifying their funding strategy to engage multiple foundation funders, individual and major donors, Read more…

Streetfilms at the Chicago Architecture Foundation

Recently in New York, and now in Chicago; Streetfilms continues its journeys into the galleries of some of the country's finest institutions.  Streetfilms' Moving Beyond the Automobile: Bus Rapid Transit is part of the exhibit “Bus Rapid Transit: Next Stop Chicago“ at the Chicago Architecture Foundation.  The exhibit takes a look at how BRT systems are transforming cities Read more…

Celebrating 450 Streetfilms. And many morrrrrrre…

Streetfilms has produced 450 films in nearly 6 years!  O, the places they’ve been, the experts they’ve interviewed, the vibrant street life they’ve captured, the ideas they’ve explored. Figuring it was time to celebrate, the Streetfilms team produced this sassy 2012 promo celebrating all that and more with this a/v wonder featuring the many dozens Read more…

Museum Quality Films – Streetfilms included in “Activist NY” exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York

Streetfilms is going to NYC’s Museum Mile.  One of the earliest Streetfilms, “The Case for a Car-free Central Park”, is a part of the “Activist NY” exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York.   The exhibit is up now through the summer and focuses on the works of NYC Activists whose work has changed the course Read more…

Streetfilms & Streetsblog Happy Hour

  You’re all invited to the Streetsblog & Streetfilms Happy Hour! Join the Streetsblog and Streetfilms team at Red Lantern, Brooklyn’s premiere cafe bike shop, for an evening of fun and films. Celebrate the growing livable streets movement and meet the stars of the My NYC Biking Story Streetfilms. Drink specials courtesy of Red Lantern. Wednesday, May Read more…

Donate to Streetsblog & Streetfilms: Help Us Raise $30,000 by June 1

Streetsblog and Streetfilms have launched their spring pledge drive with a goal is to raise $30,000 by June 1.  Give to Streetsblog, give to Streefilms, or give to ‘em both.  Your giving ensures that your online voice for livable, safe and complete streets stays heard within the public conversation. Thanks to previous support from readers: Streetsblog has produced Read more…

Streetfilms Visits Medellín, Colombia

Crossposted from Streetfilms’ Elizabeth Press files this dispatch to headquarters from South America: Every year the Institute for Transportation & Development Policy (ITDP) picks one or two cities deserving of the Sustainable Transport Award. San Francisco and Medellín, Colombia, are this year’s winners. Streetfilms worked with ITDP to document these two cities and we’ll be releasing Read more…

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