A new public option

T2040If you troll the OpEd section of the Seattle Times, you may have caught this piece co-written by Cascade's Executive Director Chuck Ayers, Group Health's Senior Vice President/Group Practice Division James Hereford and UW's Professor in the College of Built Environments, Anne Vernez-Moudon.

The main point? Planning for our collective transportation future should seamlessly incorporate health -- which includes adequate bicycle infrastructure to help people live more active (and more fun!) lives.

Right now, the Puget Sound Regional Council's draft doesn't do enough for bikes.  Wanna give them a push?

Read the OpEd, look at PSRC's draft plan and help expand this vision by adding your comments by Tuesday, March 9 about why a regional plan should be visionary in building compact, well-connected and vibrant communities with transportation options.