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Research group blasts Opportunity Corridor as a "Highway Boondoggle"

Marc Lefkowitz  |  09/18/14 @ 10:00am  |  Posted in Transportation choices

boon·dog·gle NORTH AMERICAN informal noun work or activity that is wasteful or pointless but gives the appearance of having value.

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NEO's top transportation official declares "transportation choice equals freedom"

Marc Lefkowitz  |  09/15/14 @ 2:00pm  |  Posted in Transportation choices

At its annual meeting last week, Northeast Ohio's transportation and environmental agency, NOACA, brought a new emphasis to the area of its mission that would build a "sustainable transportation network.” “Multi-modal assets give people meaningful transportation choices which equals freedom,” said NOACA Executive Director, Grace Gallucci. “A network of infrastructure that gives cyclists more mobility would also bring more safety to pedestrians....

The bikes are coming<br />The popularity of biking is surging in Greater Cleveland, and many cyclists are riding for real transportation, not just for recreation.Ride happy<br />RTA ridership has increased for the last three years.

Northeast Ohio's green commute leaders. Plus, CLE caught another TIGER

Marc Lefkowitz  |  09/12/14 @ 4:00pm  |  Posted in Transportation choices

News from the NOACA annual meeting held today. A review on the keynote speaker, CNT Director Scott Bernstein, and a panel discussion about The True Cost of Transportation will follow.

<br />E. 105/E. 9rd Street transportation plan <br />

A major player in NEO's sprawl signals its ready to change direction

Marc Lefkowitz  |  07/21/14 @ 11:00am  |  Posted in Vibrant cities, Transportation choices

For years, Northeast Ohio transportation planner, NOACA, has acted as a quiet but powerful force expanding the region outward. Recently, though, NOACA has signaled a desire to become more fiscally and environmentally responsible.

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Time to celebrate Cleveland's latest bike lane

Marc Lefkowitz  |  07/17/14 @ 10:00am  |  Posted in Biking, Transportation choices

As advocates, it’s important to not lose site of the important moment when, in the case of encouraging more biking, the city and its officials who stake out a leadership position finally start making progress in their investment to dedicated, on-road facilities like bike lanes.

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