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Expanding bike-share programs, increased funding, and continual reinvention: Maybe it’s just summer, but being a pedestrian seems to be a better prospect than ever. According to Good, it’s not just the weather. Their latest infographic maps the ascendancy of person-powered transport.
It’s summer, and you may be seeing more people out on the street walking and biking. But it’s not just because the weather is nice. There are more people walking and biking year round, and the Department of Transportation is responding by dramatically increasing the amount of money spent on projects for pedestrians and cyclists. This is a look at the rise of foot-powered travel in America.