Designing Streets for Autonomous Vehicles

  • William RiggsEmail author
  • Melissa Ruhl
  • Caroline Rodier
  • Will Baumgardner
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mobility book series (LNMOB)


How can automated vehicles be deployed on city streets to enhance urban and regional livability? This chapter outlines a visioning process where automakers, engineers, planning and policy professionals shared perspectives on how autonomous vehicles can be integrated onto city streets. It provides an engagement process as well as policy and design outcomes to help achieve aspirational streets of the future that promote equality of modes and environmental sustainability.


Autonomous vehicles Streets Built environment Cities Urban planning 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • William Riggs
    • 1
    Email author
  • Melissa Ruhl
    • 2
  • Caroline Rodier
    • 3
  • Will Baumgardner
    • 2
  1. 1.University of San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.ArupSan FranciscoUSA
  3. 3.UC DavisDavisUSA

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