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Long Beach's Progressive Mobility Element Honored with ...

Long Beach's Progressive Mobility Element Honored with ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
In turn, this leads to a wider pedestrian plan within the updated ME, focusing heavily on increased pedestrian capacity and amenities, including more efficient connections to other modes of travel and open spaces, and increasing the temporary...
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Glen and Trottenberg Predict Growth for Citi Bike, Plazas, and Bike ...

Glen and Trottenberg Predict Growth for Citi Bike, Plazas, and Bike ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
While bike infrastructure and public space projects haven't been high-profile de Blasio priorities, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen and Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg indicated that they intend to make progress on both fronts.
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For Montgomery's District 3, it's about new transit vs. more highways - Greater Greater Washington

For Montgomery's District 3, it's about new transit vs. more highways - Greater Greater Washington | We Move.center | Scoop.it
For Montgomery's District 3, it's about new transit vs.
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Friday Jobs Market | Streetsblog New York City

Friday Jobs Market | Streetsblog New York City | We Move.center | Scoop.it
A national association of bicycle tour directors from more than 100 multi-day, bicycle tours and events is looking for its first full-time staffer to share knowledge and best practices among its members.
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Real Talk: Why the Mayor of Memphis Is Building Protected Bike ...

Real Talk: Why the Mayor of Memphis Is Building Protected Bike ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
So it bodes well for our citizens and their health — both physical and emotional — but it also bodes well for the finances of the city. The tax rolls show that Wharton's theory has paid off.
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Today's Headlines | Streetsblog New York City

Today's Headlines | Streetsblog New York City | We Move.center | Scoop.it
Transit · Bicycling · Walking · Public Space · Vision Zero. Friday, May 9 ... a better way to achieve less pedestrian deaths is to actually enforce the rules rather than lower the speed limit which is true that nobody obeys currently.
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Safer Roads Expected for CT Pedestrians and Cyclists / Public ...

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It took five years of trying, but a bill is now finally headed for the governor's signature that proponents say will protect pedestrians, cyclists and others who share the roads with motor vehicles.
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Hamilton Bus Lane Causes Congestion of Traffic- UN Agenda 21

In a recent Toronto Star article, this statement was made about Mayor Bob Bratina: "elected mayor in 2010, makes no secret of his desire for a re-urbanized c...
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Today's Headlines | Streetsblog New York City

Transit · Bicycling · Walking · Public Space · Vision Zero · Parking Madness 2014. Monday, April 14, 2014 4 Comments ...
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Brooklyn Parking Preservation Board Votes Down Bike Corrals ...

Brooklyn Parking Preservation Board Votes Down Bike Corrals ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
Brooklyn Community Board 1 has had enough of the “war on cars,” and they're taking it out on pedestrians, cyclists, and local businesses. Jackson Heights is one of many NYC neighborhoods that survived the installation of ...
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Klein Backs Off Bill to Restore Flashing Lights on Select Bus Service ...

Klein Backs Off Bill to Restore Flashing Lights on Select Bus Service ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
“Senator Klein wants to see Mayor de Blasio's Vision Zero plan come to fruition this year and that will be his transportation focus this session,” said spokesperson Anna Durrett. (Streetsblog asked if that ...
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Upper Manhattan Poised to Get Its First Protected Bike Lane ...

Upper Manhattan Poised to Get Its First Protected Bike Lane ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
Its installation would be part of a slate of new bike facilities and refurbishments planned for Washington Heights and Inwood [PDF], which DOT initially revealed last spring.
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Brewer: I Won't Remove Community Board Members Who Impede ...

Brewer: I Won't Remove Community Board Members Who Impede ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
On the Upper West Side, CB 7 is notoriously slow to sign off on changes, dithering over whether life-saving street designs should be implemented regardless of public testimony and DOT data. Brewer was generally a reliable voice for livable ...
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NYPD: 1,160 Pedestrians and Cyclists Injured, Nine Killed in Traffic ...

NYPD: 1,160 Pedestrians and Cyclists Injured, Nine Killed in Traffic ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
Transit · Bicycling · Walking · Public Space · Vision Zero. Tuesday ...
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NYC Bike-Ped Projects Get $21 Million in Federal Funds From State ...

NYC Bike-Ped Projects Get $21 Million in Federal Funds From State ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
$900,000 for 2.4 miles of Bruckner Boulevard between Bronx River Avenue and East 132nd Street in the Bronx to establish what the governor's press release calls “a north/south pedestrian and bicycle corridor.” $800,000 ...
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EUobserver / EU signs new passenger records agreement with Canada

Member states on Wednesday signed new a passenger name records (PNR) agreement with Canada. PNR data is personal information provided by passengers and collected by the air carriers. The data is accessible to authorities investigating crime and terrorist ...
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Tacoma Vows to Prosecute Rogue Crosswalk Painters | Streetsblog ...

Kurtis Kingsolver, interim public works director, complained to the television station that it costs the city $1,000 each to remove the guerrilla crosswalks and that they create a safety concern. ...
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Two Pedestrians Killed in a Month in Same Upper East Side ...

Two Pedestrians Killed in a Month in Same Upper East Side ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
He said that traffic barriers and equipment from construction on the Second Avenue subway line create a hazard for pedestrians and a distraction for drivers. It is “very dangerous. They don't stop,” he said.
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Eyes on the Street: Sidewalks for Pedestrians at the 78th Precinct ...

Eyes on the Street: Sidewalks for Pedestrians at the 78th Precinct ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
It's the same precinct that started holding monthly meetings about traffic safety, and the same precinct that won over residents by keeping the Bergen Street bike lane clear. You can always tell when you're close to a police ...
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Getting it wrong - Republica

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But walking and cycling is being replaced by motorbike rides. The average ... It is amusing that nearly 28 percent of travel is undertaken on foot or bicycle by the people who own private motorized vehicles.
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How Sustainable Design Makes Our Cities Safer | EcoWatch

How Sustainable Design Makes Our Cities Safer | EcoWatch | We Move.center | Scoop.it
Cities built in this way provide opportunities for walking, bicycling, and using transport instead of relying on a car—an expense many cannot afford.
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Bring Back the War on the Car | cityscape | Torontoist

Bring Back the War on the Car | cityscape | Torontoist | We Move.center | Scoop.it
Toronto needs warriors to fight for cyclists, pedestrians, and the life of the city. By John ...
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Montreal Judge Awards Bixi Bike-Share Assets to Montreal Furniture ...

Montreal Judge Awards Bixi Bike-Share Assets to Montreal Furniture ... | We Move.center | Scoop.it
A bankruptcy court judge in Montreal has rejected a bid from REQX Ventures, formed by real estate giant Related Companies and its Equinox Fitness unit, for the international operations of the Public Bike System Company, also known as Bixi.
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NYPD Denies Access to Confiscated Bikes, Including Those of ...

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As seasoned observers of the department's dealings with bicyclists know, NYPD has long enjoyed taking our bikes. Following the 2004 Republican National Convention, NYPD clipped locks and took bikes of persons ...
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Enrique Peñalosa: Why buses represent democracy in action

"An advanced city is not one where even the poor use cars, but rather one where even the rich use public transport," argues Enrique Peñalosa. In this spirite...
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