Reading World Streets: North American Hotspots

Visitors coming in from North America in the last 48 hours.   Do you think this may correlate with something when it comes to  policy and practice?

map WS north america - 7june14

Here as one possible example is what Paul DeMaio shows us on his latest World Bike-Sharing map  at http://www.bikesharingworld.com

map north america shared bikes

And to close this out for today, here is the world visitor map for the latest edition of World Streets as of this Saturday morning.

map WS world - 7june14

 

Moral of the story: Successful innovation is no accident. It take place where people are willing to work for it.

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Eric Britton
9, rue Gabillot, 69003 Lyon France

Bio: Britton is an American political scientist and sustainability activist who has lived and worked in Paris since 1969. Professor of Sustainable Development, Economy and Democracy at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Paris), he is also MD of EcoPlan Association, an independent advisory network providing strategic counsel for government and business on policy and decision issues involving complex systems, social-technical change and sustainable development. Founding editor of World Streets, his latest book, "BETTER CHOICES: Bringing Sustainable Transport to Your City" focuses on the subject of environment, equity, economy and efficiency in city transport and public space, and helping governments to ask the right questions. A pre-publication edition of Better Choices is currently undergoing an international peer review during Sept.- Oct. 2017, with the goal of publication in English and Chinese editions by end-year. If you wish to participate drop a line to BetterChoices@ecoplan.org .

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