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  • November 21, 2013 | Seattle Times

    Washington lawmakers negotiate transportation package

    As lawmakers continue to work on reaching an agreement on a transportation package, a Senate panel Thursday held a public hearing on a $12.3 billion proposal that includes an 11 1/2-cent gas tax increase and puts money toward road projects across the state. More than 100 people packed a...

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  • November 21, 2013 | San Diego Free Press

    The “Most Walkable” Cities in San Diego County – La Mesa Scores Highest

    Walk San Diego rated La Mesa as 2013′s most walkable city in San Diego County. The number one reason for the City’s walkability happened 100 years ago.
     
    It’s the traditional town pattern of it’s historic center. It’s a pattern that is relatively rare in Southern California but seen everywhere...
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  • November 21, 2013 | Streets Blog

    NYC DOT Shares Its Five Principles for Designing Safer Streets

    Earlier this month, NYC DOT put out a major new report, Making Safer Streets [PDF], that collects before-and-after data from dozens of street redesigns and distills five key principles to reduce traffic injuries. The excitement of election week overshadowed the release, but this is an important...
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  • November 21, 2013 | DNAInfo New York

    Children's Deaths Prompt Residents to Brainstorm Traffic Safety Solutions

    PARK SLOPE — Three New York City children have been struck and killed by cars in the past six weeks, and residents are hoping to turn heartbreak into action on Thursday night.
     
    Two neighborhood fathers are hosting a public brainstorming session on pedestrian safety at Congregation Beth Elohim...
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