New Report: Rethinking Streets in an Era of Driverless Cars

Cities wield the power—most critically, by regulating one of their largest assets, the street—to channel this disruption in support of wider social, environmental and economic goals. The choices that cities make over the coming years will set the terms of the sustainable transportation debate and establish priorities and practices of society for generations to come.

This new report is available as a free download as a part of the Urbanism Next research series. Urbanism Next is an initiative of the University of Oregon’s Sustainable Cities Initiative (SCI) that focuses on how autonomous vehicles, e-commerce, and the sharing economy will influence the form and function of cities, or the “secondary effects” of these technologies on how and where we live.