work. Engaging city residents in identifying vulnerable intersections is a way to save lives.
In Durham (North Carolina) More city dwellers elected to allow local artists to create artworks for the crosswalks front of elementary schools. According to a variety of experts asphalt art as well as other street art programs provide a great opportunity for people to interact, especially after the extensive lockdowns in the last two years.
Innovative to make Cities More Safe
Though the leadership behind projects involving asphalt is derived from different parts of the community however, the main advocates of this concept are mayors who are looking to find newer and better methods to tackle the issues in their towns. In Reno (Nevada) where the mayor of the city, Hillary Schieve, fast-tracked the idea of transforming a space with a total area of 15,000 square meters in the middle of the railway tunnel to a colorful area where concerts, festivals, and other gatherings for communities are scheduled. These spaces are safer to be utilized by local residents who are creative with their thoughts.
Janette Sadik-Khan has said that gorgeous asphalt art projects commenced and finished when Mike R. Bloomberg served as New York City mayor, and changed the attitude of municipal officials as well as city residents, and sparked a desire for even more.
She believes that such initiatives can allow cities to see their streets in a different way. New York City residents didn’t imagine their streets would be different because they had been the same for over fifty years. The project was able to show how they could be transformed by asphalt artwork and planters. The asphalt art has also provided many possibilities to collaborate with the general people.
Through providing a cheaper and more efficient alternative to fix intersections
Beautiful asphalt art by Bloomberg Philanthropies is a better and more affordable alternative to asphalt repairs made by contractors. Renovate a road