What Does Traffic Calming Calm?

The answer is: yes. At Kittelson, we describe traffic calming as adjusting levers to improve transportation safety in neighborhoods, which does indeed calm all those…

Getting to Work the Kittelson Way

Here at Kittelson, we like to think of ourselves as transportation nerds… and that transportation nerds get to work differently than the average US commuter….

What’s the Future of Parking Garages?

There’s something different about a parking garage slated for construction in the Los Angeles Arts District. The garage will have higher-than-normal ceilings. The floors will…

Cycles of Health and Longevity

What do Sardinia, Okinawa, the Nicoya Peninsula, Ikaria, and Loma Linda have in common? They’re all Blue Zones. The world’s “longevity hotspots.” Communities where people…

Complete Streets Defined

The term “complete streets” has gained momentum in recent years, but the concept is time-tested. How can we develop networks that meet a community’s needs?…