Bicycling and walking are essential to our communities.
Federal transportation investments that support these activities boost our economy, help individuals and government agencies save money, and directly address key societal challenges such as obesity and road congestion.
Biking and walking currently total 12% of the trips that Americans make but cost just 1.5% of our transportation spending. That’s the type of cost effectiveness we need now!
Thursday, January 20, 2011
People for Bikes asks Americans to write Congress
The following message comes to WalkBikeJersey from Time Blumenthal, Director at People for Bikes.org: