Bernie Sander's outlined approach to reducing carbon emissions from the national transportation sector—the leading source in the US—is better than the rest but still largely ignores public transit and non-motorized transportation, such as biking and walking.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced $6.4 million in
grants from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, in addition to $4
million in state funding, which will support ongoing improvements
to the Genesee Valley Greenway State Park and the Niagara Shoreline
Trail in Western New York. The …
Another person on a bike was hit early this morning on Elmwood Avenue and Breckenridge Street in a hit-and-run incident while the 17-year-old was biking with a group of 10 friends. The cyclist is being treated for, thankfully, non-life threatening injuries. We wish her a speedy recovery.
Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Niagara and GObike announced
the implementation of the first Complete Streets Pop-Up project in
Lackawanna. In a collaboration between community leaders and city
officials, with support from GObike and CCE, the residents of
Lackawanna’s First Ward …
The Town of Tonawanda rejected a traffic calming proposal for Englewood Avenue last week after a handful of people rejected the design due to parking and speed concerns. The proposed design would have increased accessibility for pedestrians and cyclists to the Tonawanda Rail-to-Trail.