2014 marks the 17th anniversary of Car-free in Cleveland. In celebration, we looked for people living car free or “car lite” in Northeast Ohio. We asked them, what makes it possible to live with or without a car—what do they need in order to do this? (feel free to share your car free in CLE story in the comments section below).
At a public meeting on Oct. 21, citizens in Northeast Ohio will have an opportunity to tell the Ohio Department of Transportation that its almost-last-in-the-nation record of funding transit is short-sighted and shameful. Ohioans want better transportation choices.
University Circle is studying how to reduce the impact of cars as it gets more urban in its development. The conclusions from the first phase of a landmark study were discussed this week by the major institutions that have the most at stake. The transportation demand management study conducted by the firm NelsonNygaard is looking at where and how the district’s...
Lately, I’ve given considerable thought to why change appears to be glacially slow in Northeast Ohio when compared to how individuals think or even the outside world views us. How is it that we can see a constant stream of Facebook posts hailing Cleveland as the greatest place to live, meanwhile Northeast Ohio seems stuck debating, studying, waiting?
Last week, a handful of students from Kent State University’s Landscape Design program plunked down a strip of fake grass and an old, white exercise bike over a street parking spot in front of the Peter B. Lewis Building at Case. The students were participating in Park(ing) Day, a decade-long experiment where people thinking about how much pavement parking creates...
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- Cuyahoga County Council just voted unanimously to create a Dept. of Sustainability. Thx to Councilwoman Sunny Simon for her leadership.
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- Going to Cuyahoga County Council meeting tomorrow at 5 pm to see vote on creation of new Dept. of Sustainability. Important step!
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- Despite growing losses from extreme weather, insurance industry is slow to manage risks of climate change: http://t.co/jald2f4t2g
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