Category: Planning, Urbanism, Development

RT @SmartGrowthUSA: A new survey shows that Americans overwhelmingly favor policy changes to support TOD.

Not in our name

NOT IN OUR NAME by David Levinson on Transportist @trnsprtst

“We in the transport community need to advocate for measures that truly improve traffic safety, and advocate against slippery measures that are used as pretext in racism or drug war enforcement or municipal fundraising.”

Not in our name

Traffic rules and regulations are the pretext for enforcing the crime of Driving While Black. The use of traffic stops putatively for traffic safety, but in fact for revenue or harassment of minorities is wrong. This is not to say there is no use for traffic enforcement, even though evidence is mixed as to its…