Tag Archives: the Better Block

Guerilla Urbanism: North Oak Cliff residents create their own Complete Street

The block heard round the world. Go Oak Cliff finally wrapped-up the video outlining the Better Block event and posted to their site. View it to see how the new non-profit along with residents and members of BFOC took a street that was dominated by cars, and converted it to a place for pedestrians, bicyclists, […]

Dallas’ First Complete Street a Success!

This weekend, BFOC and Go Oak Cliff combined efforts to install Dallas’ first complete street for two days only. Taking up two blocks from Seventh Street to Eighth Street, along Tyler, we converted a 43′, 3 lane car-only road, to a street that included a bike lane (cycle track) with outside parking creating a dedicated […]

Better Block Shops are gearing up for this weekend

In preparation for the Oak Cliff Art Crawl this weekend, we’re planning on posting something each day in regards to events and happenings occurring throughout North Oak Cliff. Today, we wanted to focus on the three pop-up businesses being installed for the weekend: Philospophia Cafe, 415 N. Tyler Saturday 10am-8pm; Sunday 10am-6pm This fun little […]