‘Complete Streets’ spreading in California (War on Cars Watch)

Complete Streets are the marching orders across California that impact everyone from speeding motorists to the growing number of bicyclists, bus riders and pedestrians from parents pushing strollers to grandparents.

The phrase means hundreds of planned street improvements will factor in all people using our streets and not just drivers, which has been the case since the Korean War. Roads may be reduced and lanes narrowed, parking spaces eliminated, bike lanes added and the walk from curb to curb shortened