Category: Cars

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Car People, Come Join the Fold

Curb car dependence and avoid its costs and inconveniences by embracing multimodal transportation options – including the simple-to-use folding bike.

The Cold Equations of Roadway Safety

Concerned about faster driving? More pedestrian accidents? Less safety for cyclists? Weigh in about the City of St. Paul’s Transportation Safety Action Plan; the deadline is today (April 14).

Red outline of a full size van, parked next to a curb bumpout instead of in a parking spot

Failing at Safety: Three Times in Four Blocks

Four blocks, a few minutes and three examples of driver behavior that make people less safe — on a street rebuilt to be safer for all users.

National Links: Who Can Afford to Drive?

This week: walking is good for kids’ brains, apartment-phobia and its discontents, and what to say to people who think windows should come at a premium.