More Trips by Streetcar and Bike = Less Pollution

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According to Clif Bar’s website:

  • 40% of all urban travel in the US is 2 miles or less
  • 90% of those trips are taken by car

Streetcars and Bicycles are a great choice for making those short trips.  Neither is well suited for a 40 mile round trip commute, but for the shorter trips that represent nearly half of urban travel in the country, they are a convenient and environmentally friendly choice.