- Bike commuters require less parking space than motorists do,
- Cycling enlarges the area served by public transportation,
- Biking doesn't require buying oil from anywhere,
- Bicycling improves the fitness of its participants, reducing medical costs and time lost to illness.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Next governor needs some good ideas
Gov.-elect Rick Scott is inviting Floridians to submit ideas for cutting the cost of state government. It's a good chance for all of us to speak up for giving bicycling a fairer chance at transportation funding. Points you might want to make (within your 150-word limit) include: