From the desk of Alex Vondeling
Since we all seem to be into tracking and competing, this site is great for measuring the walkability of your neighborhood.
They also rank cities for best transport and cycling. I find that suspect since it ranks Philadelphia higher than Chicago and Portland for public transit, but it doesn’t make the top 10 for biking. I’m not sure I agree with that assessment – I actually found the City fairly bike friendly – except for the lame drivers who would yell at me to ride on the sidewalk!
from the desk of Drew Lavine.
Sutainable “cuisine” might just become the new fastfood. Read the article…
From the desk of Neil Young
Marcellus Shale drilling threatens our air, water, forests and health—but our leaders have done nothing to rein in the gas industry. We’re not giving in to the rush to drill. Learn more.
Help to protect Pennsylvania from gas drilling!
From the desk of Michelle Wolfe
Grab your bikes and helmets and pedal down to the Navy Yard for this free event. More info…
When: Apr 24, 2012
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
From the desk of Michelle Robinson
Saw this and thought it might come in useful with your “why do we care” presentation when it talks about what various pesticides are found on what foods (I looked at “apple juice” as an example, and it lists the pesticides they tested for and how often (%) they were positive, along with health risks of the pesticides. Learn More
Make sure to look through all of the photos
From the desk of Drew Lavine