Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Opinion: Active transportation, the future for complete communities
Complete communities exist where people do not have to travel far to meet their day-to-day needs, making it possible to walk, bike and use high-quality public transit. These communities include a mix of housing types (including affordable housing options), local jobs, access to services, parks, public spaces, and commercial districts. This way of designing communities levels the playing field for everyone including seniors, youth, people with disabilities, and low-income families so they can live and move easily, even if they are unable to drive or cannot afford a car. Read more.