"On the street" is a phrase which is often translated as "en la calle", and "in the street" is an adverb which is also often translated as "en la calle". Learn more about the difference between "on the street" and "in the street" below.
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on the street
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (found on the road)
a. en la calle
Let's park on the street, and let's walk to the restaurant.Vamos a estacionarnos en la calle y caminemos al restaurante.
b. por la calle
I think I saw the missing dog on the street.Creo que vi el perro perdido por la calle.
c. a la calle
Don't just dump the garbage on the street!¡No tires la basura a la calle!
2. (news that spreads)