8042Re: [carfree_cities] American rickshaws?
- Feb 1, 2005I've ridden commercial pedicabs in Santa Barbara, California, and I
think thehre's an operation in Denver--not sure. The folks to contact
would be the ones doing a good business selling pedicabs (trishaw) in
the US. Start with this bunch:
On Feb 1, 2005, at 1:55 AM, Debra Efroymson wrote:
> I think it would be great fun to start promoting
> rickshaws (somehow tricycles sound like they're for
> little kids) in the US, as a solution to so many of
> our problems: unemployment, air pollution, high cost
> of fuel, global warming, etc. I know they're used in
> some places in the West (such as velotaxi in Germany,
> no?), though mostly I've seen it for tourists. Not
> only would it push the debate a bit in the US, it
> would be immensely helpful for countries in Asia where
> we're trying to defend them from attack.
> Anyone with connections to newspapers interested in
> working with me on this?
> Debra Efroymson (anima1205@...)
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