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Transportation Alternatives Magazine: Winter 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, Winter 2007 T.A. Magazine:
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  • [Page 2] Provocateur: [Page 3] Publisher's Letter:
    [Pages 6-8] Cycling News:
    • Making the Grade 2006: T.A.'s 10th Annual Bicycling Report Card
    • DOT Swaps Car Parking for Bike Racks and Sidewalk
    • Neighborhood Network Begins with Grand, Madison Bike Lanes
    • Shared Lane Signs & Markings Hit the Street
    • Re-Making the Hudson River Greenway an Oasis of Safety
    • Memorial Ride Sounds Call for Safe Streets
    • City Promotes Commercial Cyclist Safety
    • NYPD Sets Restrictive Parade Permit Rules
    [Page 9] Parks: [Page 10-13] In Focus: [Page 14-15] Safe Seniors:
    • Dignity by Design
    • Safe Routes for West Side Seniors!
    [Page 16-17] Sensible Transportation: [Page 18] Reclaiming: [Page 19] Metro News:
    • Port Authority Plan for the Region
    • NYC Traffic: the Times and Beyond
    • DC Launches Pedestrian Master Plan
    • Lawmaker Proposes Free Rides for Seniors
    • NJ Transit to Study Bus Routes
    [Page 21] World News:
    • Dutch Ban Segways from Public Roads
    • China Back on the Bicycle Wagon
    • 30,000 Cyclists get the Green Light
    • Front Facing Speed Cameras Keep London Drivers Honest
    [Page 23] Volunteer Profile: Emmanuel Fuentebella
    [Page 25] Commuter Profile: Carl Jameson
    [Page 26] Letters
    [Page 27] About T.A.