12486Re: [carfree_cities] Re: Driving Less v. Eating Less for Weight Control
- Jan 11, 2013On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 10:26 AM, Karen Sandness
>Oy vey :(. I've been gaining weight despite being carfree for 10
> I know that I've gained weight since I moved back to the very car-oriented city of Minneapolis, which is full of "you can't get there from here" situations if you try to navigate via public transit.
> In transit,
> Karen Sandness
years and cycling, walking, and taking transit. Now, I am faced with
having to buy a car in order to get to the train station because a
major bridge is being demolished and replaced, and the detour route is
too dangerous to cycle on; two narrow lanes in an industrial zone
bordered by a toll-road embankment and oil storage tanks, no street
lights, no observable speed limit, no enforcement. Here's a Google
street view of the worst part http://goo.gl/maps/K7cQc.
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