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Another City is Possible: Cars and Climate

Last week I taught a class at the University of Colorado for a friend.  The class is entitled Another City is Possible: Re-Imagining Detroit. She wanted me to talk about the link between cars and climate change. As usual, I … Continue reading

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Europe’s Vibrant New Low Car(bon) Communities

ITDP wrote up case studies of 8 relatively new car-free (or very car-light) neighborhoods in Europe, with scales ranging from a few hundred to tens of thousands of people, and how they compare to adjacent, similar communities, in terms of … Continue reading

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No More Roads to Nowhere

It currently appears likely that the “stimulus” package to be passed as soon as congress reconvenes will dump tens or hundreds of billions of dollars into the budgets of the state transportation departments, because they’re the ones with “shovels in … Continue reading

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Letter to CA Gov on Complete Streets (AB1358)

The Honorable Arnold Schwarzenegger Governor, State of California California State Capitol Building Sacramento, CA 95814 Fax 916-558-3160 Re: Support: AB 1358 (Leno) I am writing to encourage you to lend your support to the Complete Streets legislation (AB 1358) which … Continue reading

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