Pfeffer News

10.06.2011

Safety Concerns Keep Many from Biking to Work


Pittsburgh, PA



Essential Public Radio – 

Riding a bike to work is a healthy, inexpensive alternative
to driving, but only a small fraction of people feel comfortable commuting.
Larkin Page-Jacobs reports a lack of infrastructure and fear of aggressive
drivers keep many from biking Pittsburgh’s streets.



Click here to listen to the story.

2
comments:

MRS
said…

Biking in NYC scares the living daylights out of me. Love the theory, hate the practice.

speedyneedlefreeman
said…

Love hearing your voice, of course. And hearing about the issues that connect me out here and you back there. And you touched on the thing I always think about which is that I HATE bikes when I am in a car (and feel guilty about it) and then I also HATE cars when I am on a bike (which is not often enough).

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