Innovating Streets projects demonstrated how tactical urbanism can be used to build a pipeline of shovel ready projects and bring forward benefits for communities.
Through the programme, approximately 89km of street changes were introduced. Changes to streets ranged from kerb buildouts and speed cushions, to parklets, pedestrian crossings, and cycleways. In most cases, projects were made up of multiple changes.
While each project had unique objectives, the project evaluations has been brought together to provide an overview of the outcomes achieved through the programme.
Outcomes reported included:
Other outcomes reported included positive community engagement and participation in projects, social procurement delivering local economic benefits, and community support or demand for more street innovation.