transportation alternatives

TA’s “25 x 25” campaign is an inspiring push for people-centered streets

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on March 3rd, 2021 at 1:55 pm

There’s been a lot of talk in Portland in recent years about the need for transportation reform advocates to take a more intersectional, coalition-oriented approach when pushing for big changes.

The NYC 25×25 campaign launched Monday by New York City-based nonprofit Transportation Alternatives looks to have set the standard by which all such efforts will be judged. It’s one of the most bold, exciting, and inclusive advocacy efforts we’ve ever seen.[Read more…]

How New York City advocates are responding to their unsafe streets crisis

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 30th, 2016 at 11:52 am

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Portland is reeling from a record pace of traffic fatalities and a string of three horrific collisions involving teenagers in the past three weeks. Many local activists are using the word “crisis” to describe the lack of safety and irresponsible vehicle use on our streets.

Portland is not alone.
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New York City sparks a movement with Vision Zero vigil

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on July 15th, 2015 at 12:45 pm

Vision Zero Vigil with Families for Safe Streets (Union Square) by Streetfilms

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