Safety

June 23, 2008, 5am PDT
<p>Cyclists Bill Reynolds muses on the freedom offered by the bicycle -- and the tragic tendency for cyclists to fall victim to automobiles.</p>
The Walrus
June 17, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>In an effort to increase livability, New York City will test a 6.9 mile car-free corridor during the month of August.</p>
The New York Times
May 30, 2008, 5am PDT
<p>Will laser-projected pedestrians make crossing the street safer in South Korea?</p>
Streetsblog
March 28, 2008, 9am PDT
<p>Officials in the California city of Sebastopol have gone back on an agreement with an Internet provider that was planning to create a municipal Wi-Fi network for the city. They cited health concerns in their decision.</p>
The Press Democrat
March 21, 2008, 6am PDT
<p>High rates of accidents and few bike lanes make Indianapolis a dangerous place to ride a bike, according to this article.</p>
The Indianapolis Star
March 20, 2008, 11am PDT
<p>A 70-year-old document sheds light on the attitude of master builder Robert Moses towards bicycling.</p>
Streetsblog
March 19, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>This video from <em>StreetFilm</em> shows the extensive traffic calming efforts taken by one beach community in Australia.</p>
Streetsblog
March 14, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>More and more people are injuring themselves by walking into poles while looking down at their cell phones. This video from <em>ITN News</em> looks at an effort in England to make the streets safer for walking texters.</p>
ITN News via Engadget
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