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News / Blog Community News Friday Reading: Links You May Have Missed (Sept 19)

Friday Reading: Links You May Have Missed (Sept 19)

In case you missed it: Here are some links we thought were worth sharing this week. Happy reading! 

 

parking day atx 2012 biketexasIt's Park(ing) Day around the world! Take a look at this map to see if a parklet is happening near you.

Today also be Talk Like a Pirate Day, savvy? We be not recommendin' that ye ride yer bike with an eyepatch on, but be sure to "arrrr" at yer mateys.

 

From around Texas:

The Texas Transportation Commission voted yesterday to adopt rules for the Transportation Alternatives Program, despite hundreds of comments asking them to adjust the rules to make it easier for bike/ped projects to get on the ground. Our response coming next week: stay tuned.

Bicycling Magazine ran a nice article about Houston

 

From elsewhere:

Taking transit could be a key to losing weight

Now, that's a mobile library!

And finally, North American Bikeshare Association Launches in U.S. (Possibly to celebrate that bikeshare programs are so darned safe.)

 

Happy reading!

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