To mitigate climate change and make cities more pedestrian-friendly, more policy makers around the world are aiming to ban cars. Most recently, Madrid announced that it will bar cars from downtown starting later this year.
Last week, Moab banned electric bikes from many of the area's most popular trails. And that's the right decision (for now). What's more alarming is the vitriolic reaction to the machines and their riders, making the cycling community sound a lot like the road's worst drivers.
Taunton parking ban starts at 10 p.m. Saturday
TAUNTON - Mayor Thomas C. Hoye Jr. has declared a city-wide parking ban in effect from 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, until 8 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 21.Based
I Banned The Snooze Button For A Week, And This Is What Happened
Was all of my snoozing making it even harder for me to get out the door? Here's what I found out.
Why Paris Is Banning Cars Made Before 1997
What the environmental action means for Parisians, tourists, and all those classic cars
Should Boston ban cars from its downtown?
What other streets should ban cars?
Here’s What Happened When A Neighborhood Decided To Ban Cars For A Month
Everyone loved it, obviously. And the world didn’t fall apart.
Why Paris Is Banning Cars Built Before 1997
In four years’ time, the ban will get tighter still.
100 Banned Books
In honor of Banned Books Week, Gottesman library proudly presents The 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 1900-2000
How Citizens Convinced Paris To Ban Cars For A Day
For the second year in a row, there was silence and calm on the streets of the City of Lights.
Why not ban cars, Amber Rudd? It’d be more effective than banning encryption
Op-ed: Another terrorist attack, another government attempt at backdooring WhatsApp.
Mayor Bill Peduto critical of DA's letter challenging Pittsburgh's proposed gun ban
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto on Tuesday said he was 'highly offended' by a letter written by Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen A. Zappala Jr. that questioned city council's authority to enact a gun ban and advised council members they could face criminal charges if the legislation passes. Peduto had not ...
A federal bump stock ban starts Tuesday
Unless a court intervenes, a federal ban on bump stocks -- attachments that essentially allow shooters to fire semiautomatic rifles continuously with one pull of the trigger -- will start Tuesday.
Parking ban in Worcester starts at 10 p.m.
WORCESTER - Blue skies broke through the clouds over Worcester Common Monday afternoon, but winter is expected to return Tuesday with snow and, in some
These Photos Show What Paris Looked Like When It Banned Cars For A Day
Share on Two months before it hosts the global summit on climate change , Paris is stepping up as a model for green urban living. Sunday marked Paris' first car-free day. Bumper-to-bumper traffic was replaced with blocks chock-full of walkers, joggers, skateboarders and even yogis Earlier this year, a rise in pollution from traffic blanketed the entire region in smog so severe that the French capital…