Urbification: Taking the sub out of Calif. suburbs

Walking. Bicycling. Alternatives to Driving Everywhere. Social justice. Alternatives to suburban boredom and waste. And the infrastructure and technology needed to get there.

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Map reveals corporate bus routes for Silicon Valley workers

The Wall Street Journal reports on studies that visualize the private corporate bus network that transports the equivalent of one-third more Caltrain riders from San Francisco to Silicon Valley. I am certain that a smaller but similar network is growing in the East Bay as well.

Friday, November 16, 2012

Podcast: Promoting Cycling and Walking for Sustainable Cities

John Pucher, professor in the School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University in New Jersey, and editor of the new book City Cycling from MIT Press, speaks at UC Berkeley's Institute of Urban and Regional Development on November 16, 2012. Listen. (1:54:00 stereo recording, 105MB).