Reclaim Magazine: Winter 2009

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Table of Contents, Winter 2009 Reclaim Magazine:
All articles in PDF format
  • [Page 2] Provocateur (PDF):
    • An Open Letter to NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly
    [Page 3] Publisher's Letter:
    • On Drivers' Wrongs and “Rights”
    [Page 4] Letters
      [Page 5-8] Cycling News (PDF)
      • The 12th Annual Bike Report Card
      [Pages 9] Reclaiming the Streets:
      • I Walk in My Street
      [Page 10-12] In Focus (PDF):
      • The Downturn Express
      [Page 13-14] Safe Sreets (PDF):
      • Up to 88% of NYC Drivers Are Speeding
      • New T.A. Report: Headaches Accessing Harlem River Park
      [Page 15] Parks:
      • The Middle Lane
      • Bridging Central Park
      [Page 16] Streets Renaissance:
      • NYC's First Community-Built Street Plan
      • Dean Street: Know Thyself
      [Page 17] Sensible Transportation:
      • Connecting Safe Street Improvements to Seniors
      • Traffic Relief: T The Letter of the Law
      [Page 19] Committee Updates (PDF):
      • Spike in Bronx Turnout
      • Brooklyn Charts New Course
      • Queens Committee Branches Out
      [Page 21] Best and Worst:
      • Iraq: Baghdad Metro Rail Starts
      • South America: Rio and Santiago Inaugurate Bike Shares
      • South Africa: Bus Rapid Transit Takes Root in Johannesburg
      • San Francisco: SF MTA Votes to Eliminate Popular Bike Lane
      [Page 23] Volunteer Profile: Kevin Vincent (PDF)
      [Page 25] Commuter Profile: A Day on the M8 (PDF)
      [Page 26] About T.A.:
      • New in 2009: T.A. Takes on the East Side

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