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UM, Access to Fun #2: Guthrie Theater

Welcome to Episode 2 of the “UM, Access to Fun” show with University of Minnesota student host Josh Lee. In this week’s episode, join Josh on a visit to the world-famous Guthrie Theater. 49 more words

Urban Transportation

Ah Sunday!

It turned out bright and sunny with little wind, a day of rest in more ways than one as we have been experiencing some nasty weather of late. 386 more words


St. Paul light-rail train strikes pedestrian

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A man has been hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being hit by a Green Line light-rail train in St. Paul. 107 more words


Death of the Death Trap - Seattle's New 2nd Ave is Almost Here

The 2nd Ave protected bike lane project appears to be ahead of its original ambitious schedule…”

Finally, I may not have to fear for my life when riding Seattle’s notoriously dangerous 2nd Ave.

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Woman Hit by Van in Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa — Emergency crews responded to a report of a pedestrian being hit by a vehicle Monday night.

The call came in around 9:15 p.m. 89 more words


Pedestrian Struck By Green Line In St. Paul

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A man is in the hospital Monday after being struck by a Green Line light-rail train.

It happened just after 1 p.m. at the intersection of University Avenue and Chatsworth Street in St. 34 more words


Unsignalized Crosswalks Under DDOT’s Microscope

Pedestrian safety affects all members of the DC metro community; however, seniors and their caregivers are disproportionately affected by unsafe walking conditions. Below, Marlene Berlin, a DC pedestrian and transportation advocate, writes about the dangers of unsignalized crosswalks in DC.   576 more words

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