Monday, September 26, 2011
Bike and Pedestrian Funding Facing the Budget Ax
In a few days, the U.S. Senate may vote on a measure to eliminate the primary sources of funds for all dedicated federal bike and pedestrian projects. Opponents of the funding say during these tough times, all of our precious transportation dollars should go to roads.
The pro-bike and pedestrian group "Transportation for America" is encouraging like-minded folks to tell their senators to "oppose any mvoe to eliminate the Transportation Enhancement (TE) program."
NPR aired a story about the controversy on Thursday.
What do you think? Let your voices be heard.