Bren Alvarez was never a biker. Then she met Angela.
For those of us serious about addressing climate change, it’s time to get serious about air travel.
It may seem obvious, but the most effective way to cut your driving is to not own a car.
An urban lifestyle--walking almost everywhere, sharing space with neighbors, and enjoying a rich community life often experienced on a sidewalk--was once a big part of our identity. It can be again.
Question the assumption that private automobiles are our best or only option.
Yes, we need to claim more space for bicycles on public rights-of-way, but we must also help riders build the confidence, knowledge and skill that can reduce stress and improve safety
“Although I believed I could probably drive with one arm, one leg and one eye, the danger was becoming apparent.”
It takes more than a good app to get a group of tech-savvy millenials to take the bus.
The shift from driving alone to walking and biking has been frustratingly slow, but we are making progress with new initiatives and allies in the health sector.
In addition to the pleasures of convenience and comfort, trains offer the most environmentally benign way to travel in the Northeast.