2017 - Fact Sheet

Economic Benefits of Complete Streets

Communities want safe, accessible streets that people of all ages and abilities can use and enjoy. Such streets support local businesses, encourage economic development and promote healthy communities.

Cities and communities have found that creating Complete Streets — those that foster walking, bicycling and transit usage — provide a wide range of benefits to their residents and make their communities desirable places to live.

Check out our fact sheet on the Economic Benefits of Complete Streets and imagine what could be done for our region and our economy if we prioritize and invest in complete streets.