Review of shared space and other highway schemes

Allan Quimby and James Castle for Transport for London (TfL)Street Management.

A Review of Simplified Streetscape Schemes (PPR292)

area of shared space with no kerbs and tactile paving to mark a kerb line

Date published: 2006
Ranking: useful

This report looks at the impact of de-cluttering, share space and other improvements to the highway environment to assess their underlying design philosophy. It describes schemes of this kind as “psychological road design” and states that the review was undertaken due to the fact little is actually known about these types of schemes.

A copy can be downloaded here at the TfL website.

To obtain a copy in an alternative format or language
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TfL Customer Services
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