@narendramodi This is where we are heading?

“Pedestrians have to fight for almost anything to improve safety and walkability. Just plain stupid in the age of climate change when we need to get everyone back on their feet. I average 12 miles a day in Providence RI and can not even get the bike/walk conference to discuss real safety issues. And Rhode Island drivers are the worst in the US. But we are much safer than it ...” January 21st, 2014 by greggerritt “Yes, we do want to encourage more efficient transportation in our cities.No, we do not want to encourage economic growth.Continued economic growth is unsustainable. We live in a world of finite resources, where continued growth is impossible. We must strive for a steady-state economy, the only form of human economy possible.We want to encourage economic development, which includes more efficient, ...” January 15th, 2014 by Michael A. Lewis

Full article: http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/pratik-dave/214181...

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