Tag: transportation

Here is the city of Groningen, a place that has been built in a way to put cyclists and pedestrians first.  Amazing what this place must be like to visit. Adding it to my list!

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I’ve said this before, but in case you missed it, the GE Tumblr is pretty neat.

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I took particular interest in this short paragraph from Walkable City by Jeff Speck. If I had to pick one word that best describes why good public transportation is a vital part of walkable cities, it would be this: dating. When I lived in Miami in my thirties, it would have been possible for me […]

Alternative transportation suggestions at the peak of the gas and rubber shortage during WWII? Why yes, we have a pogo. What a crazy world we live in.

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Paul T. Bradley rode the entire LA Metro (sans the Silver line, which is actually a bus) in one day for just $5. This paragraph below explains why this seems to be a big deal even though the Metro has been around for 23 years. The thing is, I rarely ride them. I barely touch […]