Complete Streets

Complete streets

Complete Streets policies balance people’s needs and safety across all forms of transportation, including walking, biking, public transit and cars. From street lighting to bike lanes to crosswalks, these policies ensure that all residents have safe, convenient ways of getting around and staying active—regardless of their age or ability.

Our assessment of complete streets includes information about city laws valid through October 1, 2016.

The state of complete streets policies in big US cities

Thirty-one out of 40 cities received a medal for complete streets policies, including 16 gold, 14 silver, and one bronze.


Out of the nation’s 40 largest cities