To those of us who grew up in the 1970s

When I was in high school, one of the phrases on my French vocabulary test was “le sit-in protest.” Those were the times in which we grew up. Today, children and young adults across the nation will walk out of their schools (with full support by the school administrations where I live) to say loud…

Not open for business

If your city leaders are adding paths in the woods that are only “open” from dawn to dusk, they have just spent thousands of tax dollars on a purely recreational amenity that cannot be considered part of your city’s transportation network. Case in point: it is currently dark when bike commuters and children-on-bikes go to…

Weather, or not

Summer rain. Safe route. Pretty darn heavenly. Whether or not I can ride in any kind of weather depends on lots of things, including not having to mix it up with motor vehicles. Bravo to cities that understand that folks who ride bikes need to get places even in the rain.