As online commerce continues to threaten the American shopping mall, re-imagining these retail giants could be a game changer
Genesee Gateway Park reconnects Rochester residents with a critical natural resource
A local organization works to provide access to fresh produce in underserved neighborhoods
A quick story about the lack of awareness drivers have when berating cyclists
How a Jazz Festival performance fueled a grassroots movement for green space in the center of downtown Rochester, New York
The Inner Loop Infill project in Rochester is starting to show how the repurposing of under-utilized expressway space can jump-start a city vibe
The E-Bike is not a fitness cheat… it is a scalable tool to facilitate transportation, healthy living and community exploration!
What I learned about crossing a busy intersection while listening to an audio book
Analyzing why we see cyclists as deviant while ignoring reckless drivers of fast and heavy cars
A growing voice of social insulation in Utica has caused me to question my advocacy
I took a trip on Greyhound to check out their new assigned seating, as well as their “Neighbor-Free” option
Building networks of low-cost, high-impact elements that create neighborhood culture and narrative
Many say Rust Belt urbanists spend too much time ranting about sidewalk snow removal. Maybe it’s not enough.
We say “people should just be more responsible” in regards to our road users. But drivers typically do the same things when presented with road conditions that welcome speed and unsafe behavior
When we ask pedestrians to arm themselves against a hostile car-centric environment, we promote victim shaming instead of addressing the source of the issue.