Here's my testament to why I love ABQ.
I live in the student ghetto...a block away from the university. While my house faces south on Gold Street, my garage faces west on University (a busy street). So, every time we park our bikes in the garage, we open and shut the garage.
We rarely forget, but today, either we forgot or it didn't shut completely and bounced back up (something blocking?) and we didn't notice.
So we had some errands to run (rented a ZipCar) drove around…Continue
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So was playing hooky from work and napping with my door open. Slowly, as if almost in a dream, I heard 2 people yelling at each other.
I got up and looked out, and it's a biker and some body in a car.
I made out this exchange. "What am I supposed to do? There aren't any bike lanes..."
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Now normally, I'd just write this up on my Carless In Albuquerque blog and be on my way, but today I'm hoping for some discussion because I really don't have much to say other than put the question out there.
What if we closed Central to cars from 1st street to 7th street?
Then what if we also closed Central to cars from Girard to Washington? Of course I'd say we don't do this one…Continue
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Mindy's got a new post up here:
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Crossposted at my blogspot blog
Been poking my way through Mid-Region Council of Government's 2035 Metropolitan Transportation Plan and let me chime in on what I think it says about ABQ.
Added by Don McIver on March 29, 2011 at 6:04pm — No Comments
Cross posted in Carless in Albuquerque
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Thinking about giving up your car?
Mindy and I have been documenting our experience.
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