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America’s Most Transit-Friendly Cities

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Los Angeles is an amazing city, famous for its near perfect weather, outdoor activities and its close proximity to famed beaches. In fact, Los Angeles might be considered America’s most perfect city if it weren’t for its notorious traffic. But is the traffic really that bad? Not so, says a recent Trulia article, Driving vs. […]

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Best Places in the US for Green Living

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The idea of a sustainable city—one where both the city and its residents do their part in maintaining a green environment—may seem like a pipe dream, but there are cities right here in the U.S. that are making that dream a reality. When examining cities in the nation based on transportation, waste management, quality of the […]

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Transportation is Now Largest Source of Pollution in US

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Photo By Dave Herholz (flickr) For the first time in nearly 40 years, the transportation sector in the US has produced more carbon pollution over the past 12 months than any other sector of the economy. The new data from the US Energy and Information Administration (EIA) shows that carbon emissions from transportation have exceeded emissions from […]

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Santa Monica’s Bike Share Lowers Cost for Riders

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 Photo by Serena Grace Starting Monday, August 1, 2016, Santa Monica will lower costs for most riders using its Breeze Bike Share system. Under the current pricing structure, users can choose between a basic, premium or student plan. A basic plan costs $20 a month, $119 a year for nonresidents or $79 a year for residents, […]

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9 Game-Changing Things You Won’t Truly Understand About Metro Bikes Until You Try It

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My first encounter with bike share happened just about a year ago when I traveled to New York City from LA for a few months, and for the first time in a while, I found myself without a bike to ride. Citi Bike was the obvious solution, and it didn’t take long for me to […]

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