2015 Bright Idea
Winners:
Birmingham Metropolitan Planning Area
2015
Publication:
Innovations in American Government Awards
Jurisdiction:
Alabama

The Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham enlivens neighborhood streets by addressing local vacancies and roadway configurations. The aim of the Pop-Up Project is to promote active modes of transportation and spur economic development in a way that is easily replicable through temporary corridor improvements that reintroduce pedestrians and cyclists to the environment.