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Alyse Nelson

Alyse's Posts

VIVA Vancouver Reimagines Urban Streets

A “lighter, quicker, cheaper” approach to tapping community creativity.

Photo Essay: A Family’s Vancouver Bicycle Cruise

The downtown's bikeways, greenways, and separated cycle lanes make for a family-friendly bike ride.

When Your Parking Grows Up

A photo essay on what curb spaces can become.

Ugly by Law

A photo essay on parking requirements and the ugly buildings they produce.

Photo Request: When Parking Gets Ugly

Parking laws can make cities and suburbs less people-friendly.

Two Strolls Forward, One Stroll Back

KC Metro makes some progress on its stroller policy.

Living Large in Small Houses

A photoessay on small houses and the people who love them.

Your Wheels, on the Bus: Puget Sound Edition

Stroller salvation closer than we knew.

Your Wheels, on the Bus

Allowing strollers on transit—a mom’s report.

Coloring Inside the Lanes

A photo essay on intersection-painting urban art projects.