One of the most important things individuals can do to combat climate change is to use alternatives to cars for frequent, shorter trips. Let's weigh the benefits and risks of active transportation.
Given parents' interest in finding alternatives to driving, policy-makers would be wise to build upon this interest and make strategic investments to improve options for transit, cycling and walking.
Yvonne Bambrick has been cycling in traffic for years. She wrote this new book to help both new riders and veteran cyclists gain the skills to negotiate city streets safely.
This episode covers #BlackLivesMatter, alternative transportation in Halifax, and Ryerson's radio station's successful bid for a spot on the AM dial.
We've been calling it the Senate scandal, but perhaps Prime Minister's Office scandal is more appropriate. Or perhaps this isn't even Canada's biggest scandal; climate change ranking comes to mind.
With our Eat Local: food and sustainability challenge at an end, we have compiled all the wonderful and informative content here for those who may have missed it or want to keep the challenge going.
The choice of owning a car works out to about $5,000 per year for us, a figure that covers amortization, insurance, maintenance and gas.
Bicycling is a healthy and practical alternative to driving, with benefits for businesses and communities, but cyclists can take more responsibility in gaining support for bike infrastructure.
Babble Book Club's newest selection is Straphanger by Taras Grescoe, which discusses mass transit and cities that use alternatives to automobiles.
Apr 22, 2010
UVic Student Union Building
3800 Finnerty Rd.Victoria
Canada48° 27' 56.1384" N, 123° 18' 29.8584" W
The grand opening of Uvic's Bike Kitchen.