Complete and Green Streets for All
Eatontown Borough meets community needs through complete and green streets
Have you visited one of the hundreds of New Jersey communities that have adopted or implemented policies promoting complete streets? Maybe you have heard of complete streets or green streets, but you are not exactly sure what it means or how it can benefit your community.
Complete streets are designed for all users, all modes of transportation and all ability levels. They balance the needs of drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists, transit riders, emergency responders, and goods movement based on the local context. Green streets focus on incorporating green stormwater infrastructure to reduce flooding, cool and clean the air, and provide many other environmental, economic, and societal benefits.To continue reading this article visit page 6 (with subscription).To continue reading this article visit page 6 (without subscription).