Archive for October, 2011

Fixing South Burlington

Chapin

Posted by on Oct 27 2011
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South Burlington really boomed during the car-centric middle of the last century.  This meant that most of the development was friendly to cars, but not to walkers and bikers. To South Burlington’s credit, they’ve succeeded in developing Vermont’s most comprehensive network of paths over the last 20 years — 12+ miles connecting many neighborhoods.  Now, […]

What 60 People Looks Like

Chapin

Posted by on Oct 26 2011
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As we look to restore our Vermont’s town centers to their past vibrant glory, this picture sums up the potential for more public space if we can minimize the need for through traffic and parking in Vermont’s downtowns.

DISCOUNTED BIKE & BOARD HELMETS FOR UVM STUDENTS THIS FRIDAY

Jason

Posted by on Oct 19 2011

Calling all UVM bikers and longboarders! If the thought of cracking your skull open on the pavement doesn’t appeal, now’s your chance to get a great deal on some protection for your head. WHAT:     Regular bike helmets for $10 and Bern (skateboard-style) helmets for $20 WHERE:   In front of Bailey-Howe Library WHEN: […]

8,400 Thankyous to EMS & Nor’easter!

Chapin

Posted by on Oct 03 2011

The three day Nor’easter festival came to the Burlington waterfront for the first time September 23-25, 2011.   It was a great first year success and we hope EMS and their great event will be back next year. Local Motion provided a bike share, bike parking, a unique bike carousel, and a Moving Planet bike ride […]