A round up of news and views on sustainability in Northeast Ohio for Tuesday, January 21, 2014.
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1,000 barrels of oil were burned in the time you clicked on this page. We consume 300 billion barrels of oil per year. To put that figure in perspective, BP spilled 5,000 barrels of oil per day in the Gulf of Mexico and the slick was the size of Delaware and Rhode Island.
Recently, the Ohio legislature passed the state’s $7.6 billion biennial transportation budget, initiated by Governor Kasich and signed into law on April 1st. As usual, the budget neglects transportation options, with less than one percent going towards public transit and even less towards bikeable and walkable streets, electric vehicles, freight, and commuter rail.
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- Planning a visit to #Cleveland @inthecircle for Discovery Day, free museum admission all day to honor Dr. Martin Lu… https://t.co/5ipSVdlYlV
2 days ago via Twitter
- Local TV weather / traffic reporter adds transit commute updates. https://t.co/EsBA0kqPvW
5 days ago via Twitter
- Unless private enterprise starts up its own transit operation, this latest transit crisis in #Cleveland #Ohio will… https://t.co/824XzKsTuo
6 days ago via Twitter
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