Thursday, June 23, 2011

Streets Built For Bikes and Pedestrians Also Yield More Jobs

Want to get the most job-creation bang for your infrastructure buck? Focus on meeting the needs of cyclists and pedestrians.
A new study from the University of Massachusetts finds that bike and pedestrian infrastructure projects create 46 percent more jobs than road projects built strictly for cars. The findings are based on an analysis of 58 [...]

Source: http://streetsblog.net/2011/06/21/streets-built-for-bikes-and-pedestrians-also-yield-more-jobs/

Ottorino Volonterio Jo Vonlanthen Ernie de Vos Bill Vukovich Syd van der Vyver Fred Wacker David Walker

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