Emerging Street Types – Program Overview

A parklet with benches in San Francisco.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is helping cities think about how they can use their streets and sidewalks more creatively — to serve more people and more purposes.

Download MTC’s illustrations of emerging street types.

This deck defines and depicts the range of emerging street types that are available to cities who want to make their streets more flexible and accessible.

These examples of Complete Streets projects that have been implemented in the Bay Area are models for cities who want to take on similar projects:

Staff Contacts

Nicola Szibbo, MTC Program Manager

Phone: (415) 778-6720

Email: nszibbo@bayareametro.gov

Toshi Shepard-Ohta, MTC Principal Engineer

Phone: (415) 778-5280

Email: tshepard-ohta@bayareametro.gov

Consultant Bench

Quick-Build design and engineering and construction management services.