Removing the Traffic Lights

Rocketboom’s Humanwire: Due in for new roads and traffic signals, the transient town of Poynton completely transformed itself into a must-stop destination by removing the traffic lights. Martin Cassini reports on the successful effects of the Cheshire, England town’s new street designs. Sponsored by AT&T.

Additional Credits: Howard Murray, Ben Hamilton-Baillie, Cheshire East Council, Poynton, shared space, Equality Streets. Archive footage of Market Street, San Francisco, 1906. To view an extended 15minute story, please visit:

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