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Transportation Alternatives Magazine: Summer 2007


Transportation Alternatives magazine is a quarterly publication sent only to T.A. members. If you are not yet a member, please join, but in the meantime, use the form below to request a sample copy of the magazine. If you're serious about biking, walking and sensible transportation in New York City, you don’t want to miss a single issue of Transportation Alternatives Magazine. Each quarterly issue contains news on transportation and cycling issues that affect you. Go behind the scenes at City Hall and the D.O.T., to find out what improvements — or problems — are in store for cyclists and pedestrians in New York. Find out what New York can learn from London or Bangkok. Learn how you can help improve cycling and walking conditions in New York City.

Table of Contents, Summer 2007 T.A. Magazine:
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  • [Page 2] Provocateur: [Page 3] Publisher's Letter
    [Pages 4-7] Cycling News:
    • Bike Safety Action Plan: 2 Years Later
    • Connecting the Dots Around Grand Army Plaza
    • 8th Avenue Bike Lane Study: Buffered Lanes Preferred
    • Police Attack Parked Bikes
    • PlaNYC to "Pursue" Indoor Bicycle Parking
    [Page 8-9] Reclaiming the Streets: [Page 10] Safe Seniors:
    • Seniors Fight for Safe Streets: The Penn South Traffic Task Force
    [Pages 11-14] In Focus: [Pages 15] Parks:
    • Central Park Loop Drive: A Traffic Magnet
    • The Prospects for Prospect Park
    [Pages 16-17] Safe Streets:
    • Corridor Planning: A Livable Streets Perspective
    • A Community Combats Speeding
    [Page 18] Sensible Transportation:
    • The Permit Parking Crusaders
    [Page 19] Metro News:
    • Newark Reveives $500,000 for Pedestrian Safety Improvements
    • Red Light Cameras May Soon be Snapping in NJ
    • NYC Proposes Regulation Requiring Trees in Public Parking Lots
    • Competition Helps Reduce 1,000,00 Vehile Miles Traveled Per Week Regionally
    • Central Ave. BRT Promises Faster Travel, Improved Service
    [Page 21] World News:
    • Sunday Cycle Ride in Maxico City
    • London Cuts the Price of Weekly Bus Passes and Single Bus Fares
    • Car-Free Golden Gate Park in San Francisco
    • Pamplona, Spain Launches First Bicycle Share Program
    [Page 23] Volunteer Profile: Susan Lindell, Sara Elinson & Shay Holloway
    [Page 25] Commuter Profile: J. Daniel Gonzalez
    [Page 26] Letters
    [Page 27] About T.A.