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Bike sharing launches in the Philippines

A case of the media getting it right. Here’s a good, succinct Youtube summary of the merits of bike sharing, presented by a Philippines television station after the launch of a pilot project in Manila.

Next up: more car sharing

The modern apartment blocks and converted warehouses that look across the East River from Williamsburg, in Brooklyn, are a sign of the New York district’s gentrification. The steady stream of fashionably retrolooking bicycles along Kent Avenue’s bike lanes testifies to how the area’s young, arty population largely move about without private cars. The concern for US carmakers is whether Williamsburg’s young people […]

Improving Urban Mobility

A report by Peter Midgley for AITPM 2011 National Conference: Linking Communities: Growing liveability and accessibility 10 – 11 August 2011 Improving Urban Mobility – P Midgley