Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Towards Carfree Cities Portland on Democracy Now!
For many, Portland is a haven of green-friendly urban planning. It recently topped Popular Science‘s list of the Greenest Cities in the United States. A big part of that is bikes. Portland is widely considered the most bicycle-friendly city in North America, so much so that bikes are on display throughout the Portland airport. Worldwide, it’s seen as only second to Amsterdam. We speak with two local Portland transportation activists.