The “Street Design Manual” establishes policies, guidelines, and design options to improve the safety and quality of New York City streets. It offers detailed guidance on geometric, material, lighting, and street furniture treatments.

The “Street Design Manual” is the first comprehensive resource on street design for New York City agencies, design professionals, private developers, and community groups. The manual's goals are to create streets that are:

  • Safer
  • Functional for a variety of activities, needs, and communities
  • Better for the environment

Get more information and download the “Street Design Manual”.