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By Alliance for Biking & Walking / On September 17th, 2014

Adapted from the Alliance for Biking & Walking’s blog. With mapping technology and internet connectivity at our fingertips, it's never been more possible to...

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By Alliance for Biking & Walking / On July 29th, 2014

Reposted from the Alliance for Biking & Walking's blog with permission. The American Community Survey (ACS), which is performed...

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By Meghan Bartels / On June 6th, 2014

Can our infrastructure systems do more if they work together?

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By Meghan Bartels / On May 16th, 2014

Fun bike racks make biking more appealing. Photo by Meghan Bartels.

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By Michael Branch / On April 29th, 2014

Rants from the Hill is cross-posted from High Country News

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By Meghan Bartels / On April 25th, 2014

How can multifamily housing be more livable?

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By Meghan Bartels / On March 28th, 2014

How do we create safe spaces for bikers and encourage cycling as an alternative to driving? That's the question the National Association of City Transportation Officials tackled with the ...

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By Jason Leppig / On January 15th, 2014

Back in November of 2013, President Obama issued an executive order on climate preparedness. Because executive orders circumvent Congress...

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By Barbara McCann / On October 28th, 2013

The stories of success keep rolling in. Portland Maine turned summer maintenance projects into Complete Streets improvement opportunities. Detroit’s Woodward Avenue will be redesigned as a major transit corridor, while Lansing has received the state’s...

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By Admin / On August 5th, 2013

Harold Henderson of Build a Better Burb interviewed author Ned Crankshaw, author of ...

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