Highlights from the 2006 Transportation Alternatives' Tour de Brooklyn.
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Students at P.S. 321 in Park Slope participated in an Earth Day walkathon to raise money for three non-profit green groups, including Transportation Alternatives.
In this clip, Aaron Naparstek of Streetsblog, standing at the intersection of Third Avenue and Baltic Street in Brooklyn where four year old James Nyprie Rice was killed in a crosswalk while walking with his aunt talks candidly about long delayed safety improvements for the area.
This Portland institution emphasizes using non-motorized means to get to school.
Community groups work to make a crosswalk at Greenwich and Duane Streets safer.
Bronx resident, Nicole Duncan, films the daily, perilous, pedestrian conditions while walking her children to school.
In the early 1990s, three and a half miles of The Grand Concourse, a major arterial roadway in the Bronx, was closed to cars every Sunday from July thru November. The closures provided residents with much-needed open space to safely bike, walk, play and develop a sense of community with neighbors. Despite its popularity, New [...]