Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
A Hero Gets Some Recognition
But Mr. Blumenauer’s goals are larger than putting Americans on two wheels. He seeks to create what he calls a more sustainable society, including wiser use of energy, farming that improves the land rather than degrades it, an end to taxpayer subsidies for unwise development — and a transportation infrastructure that looks beyond the car.