Street of Dreams: A fundraiser for Streetsblog and Streetfilms

What does your Street of Dreams looks like?  Are there children playing? Neighbors congregating? Is it car-free? Are there places to sit and amenities to enjoy? Is there dedicated space for transit? Is it paved with cobblestones? Is it lit by human-scaled light fixtures? Are there plenty of trees and flowers? No parked cars? Plenty of bike Read more…

Join us for ARTCRANK NYC on Thursday, August 9

Everyone is invited.  Join us at ARTCRANK NYC, a bike-art show to benefit Streetsblog and Streetfilms! ARTCRANK NYC is an art show featuring hand-made, bike-inspired posters created by 25 local artists. Admission is free, and limited edition copies of all posters will be available for sale. We'll also have a selection of craft beers by Widmer Brothers Brewing Read more…

Streetsblog Network – The country’s source for livable streets news.

Streetsblog is your online advocate for livable streets with daily coverage originating from reporters in New York City, San Francisco, Los Angelos and Capitol Hill. Did you know that there's another flavor of Streetsblog? The Streetsblog Network aggregates livable streets news all over the country, from Cleveland to Tucson, Portland to Miami, Bangor to San Diego. The Streetsblog Network is Read more…

StreetsMedia is looking for an intern.

StreetsMedia is seeking a Development Intern for Summer and Fall 2012 . You know StreetsMedia – it's the part of OpenPlans that advocates for better transportation, smarter cities, and urban sustainability, through the nationally recognized websites Streetsblog.org and Streetfilms.org. StreetsMedia is currently diversifying their funding strategy to engage multiple foundation funders, individual and major donors, Read more…

Streetfilms & Streetsblog Happy Hour

  You’re all invited to the Streetsblog & Streetfilms Happy Hour! Join the Streetsblog and Streetfilms team at Red Lantern, Brooklyn’s premiere cafe bike shop, for an evening of fun and films. Celebrate the growing livable streets movement and meet the stars of the My NYC Biking Story Streetfilms. Drink specials courtesy of Red Lantern. Wednesday, May Read more…

Donate to Streetsblog & Streetfilms: Help Us Raise $30,000 by June 1

Streetsblog and Streetfilms have launched their spring pledge drive with a goal is to raise $30,000 by June 1.  Give to Streetsblog, give to Streefilms, or give to ‘em both.  Your giving ensures that your online voice for livable, safe and complete streets stays heard within the public conversation. Thanks to previous support from readers: Streetsblog has produced Read more…

Make Haste to Streets of the Future: A Benefit for Streetsblog & Streetfilms

Be like that guy and run to the Streets of the Future Times running out to buy tickets. Get them here: Streets of the Future 2011 Tickets Streets of the Future: A Benefit To Support Streetsblog and Streetfilms Thursday, November 17, 2011, 7:00 PM Bicycle Habitat, 476 5th Ave., Park Slope, Brooklyn Step lively!   The event is Read more…

We’re searching for a Development Director

OpenPlans has seen tremendous success in helping cities work better via online journalism and information-sharing.

Now we’re looking for a Development Director to help strengthen our funding base and to bring these projects to their next stage of maturity. This position is a unique opportunity for a seasoned fundraiser to set up the development function within a successful, entrepreneurial organization. Read on..

Awards for Streetsblog and GothamSchools

Our readers know how impactful civic-minded journalism can be, but it is also an honor to receive outside confirmation from esteemed organizations. Two TOPP projects were recently singled out as true movers in their fields: GothamSchools won first place in the national Educational Writers Association’s ‘best education blog’ category for their excellent coverage of the Read more…