Category: Transportation

  • Another City is Possible – Cars and Climate

    Another City is Possible – Cars and Climate

    In this piece, we discuss the intangible costs of mass driving, the Alternatives to car ownership, and the Solutions emerging from the American Cities Climate Challenge. We also touch on transitions to sustainable mobility. These solutions are changing the way we think about cities’ future. Indirect costs of mass driving Although they are often overlooked, […]

  • Bicycle Grocery Shopping Made Easy

    Bicycle Grocery Shopping Made Easy

    Bicycle grocery shopping is a great way to get groceries in the city and suburbs without having to use a car. Before you tackle this challenge, think about your comfort level and the terrain that you’ll be riding on. Additionally, think about fragile items you’ll be bringing with you and how you’ll be storing them […]

  • Cities Without Traffic: A New Way Of Life

    Cities Without Traffic: A New Way Of Life

    In today’s world, traffic is a major problem in many cities. It can cause pollution, noise, and even accidents. But what if there were no traffic? What if we could live in cities without traffic? Living in a City Without Traffic There are many benefits to living in a city without traffic. For one, it […]

  • How Cities Without Traffic Affect Your Life

    How Cities Without Traffic Affect Your Life

    City congestion is a major issue that has been facing many people around the world. It affects not just the people who live in cities, but also the businesses and the economy that thrives on city traffic. A city without traffic is a dream come true for many people, as it offers a very livable […]

  • Cities Without Traffic Examples

    Cities Without Traffic Examples

    To reduce the amount of traffic, cities can go car-free. More than a dozen cities have declared themselves car-free zones. Many cities have also adopted bike-share programs, which have been popular recently. City planners are looking for ways to reduce parking. Los Angeles The Los Angeles traffic issue is one of the city’s most contentious […]

  • Cities Without Traffic

    Cities Without Traffic

    Cars are a necessary evil. They get us where we need to go, but they also clog up our streets and pump pollutants into the air. In many cities, traffic is a way of life. But it doesn’t have to be this way. There are cities all over the world that have made the switch […]

  • Bicycles, Transit, and the Last Mile

    Bicycles, Transit, and the Last Mile

    In many cities, the “last mile” – the last leg of a journey from transit to home or work – is the most complex and least efficient part of the commute. This is often because transit stops are located at the edge of neighborhoods with less density and fewer destinations. As a result, people often […]

  • Flat Iron Bike Acquires huntingtonbicycleclub.org Domain

    Flat Iron Bike Acquires huntingtonbicycleclub.org Domain

    Flat Iron Bike, a leading provider of information on all things related to cycling, has announced the acquisition of the domain huntingtonbicycleclub.org. This website is dedicated to providing comprehensive information on cycling for both novice and experienced cyclists alike. Flat Iron Bike’s articles on the website cover topics such as choosing the right bike, learning […]

  • Another City is Possible: Cars and Climate

    Another City is Possible: Cars and Climate

    Cars are a major contributor to climate change. In fact, transportation accounts for nearly one-third of all greenhouse gas emissions in the United States. And while it’s true that we’re seeing more electric cars on the road, they still make up less than 2 percent of all vehicles. The good news is that there are […]

  • Sustainable Transportation in Freiburg

    Sustainable Transportation in Freiburg

    As the world becomes increasingly urbanized, cities are facing the challenge of how to provide efficient and sustainable transportation options for their residents. Freiburg, Germany has become a leader in sustainable transport solutions, with a three-pronged approach that involves restricting car use, providing effective alternatives to cars, and regulating land use. Sustainable Transportation in Freiburg […]