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THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014

Pedestrians are real

This video is insane. Created in 1990, it's called the Pedestrian Project by artist Yvette Helin. It involves performers wearing entirely black custom-made costumes modeled after the generic images of men, women, and children. The kind you see on public signs but come to life....

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2013

THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2011

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2011

WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2011

Stickman Knows Arrives in Spokane 

Did you know an average of twenty pedestrians and bicyclists are hit in Spokane County every month. Here's how you can help: Spread the word about Stickman Knows. The goal of this campaign is to reduce the number of crashes, injuries, and fatalities by educating...

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THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2011

MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011

FRIDAY, OCT. 8, 2010

Transportation Alternatives

My new obsession: Transportation Alternatives in New York City. This is a hip, three-pronged advocacy approach that covers bicycles, pedestrian, and public transit. The organizations looks at striking a "smarter balance for all road users; one that mandates only a minimum of automobile traffic is...

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MONDAY, AUG. 3, 2009

Another Green Monday

Do you need a car to buy groceries or go to work in Spokane? Are we a walkable city? It was hard to believe Spokane could score ahead of Seattle at Walkscore but considering the latter’s surrounding communities still part of the metropolitan area (Renton...

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