Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Blumenauer's Time Has Come

NYT: A Bicycle Evangelist with the Wind at his Back
Mr. Blumenauer’s goals are larger than putting Americans on two wheels. He seeks to create what he calls a more sustainable society, including wiser use of energy, farming that improves the land rather than degrades it, an end to taxpayer subsidies for unwise development — and a transportation infrastructure that looks beyond the car.