Plus: Why Older Adults Should Give Up Their Cars
September 14, 2016
Livable Communities Newsletter
Tool Kits & Resources
Why Bike-Friendly Streets Are Good For People Who Don't Ride Bikes
Benefits abound for those with no intention of ever getting on a bicycle.
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AARP Bicycling Fact Sheet
Riding a bicycle is a healthy, efficient way to get around. Here's how more communities can come along for the ride.
Money for Modifying
— The state of Virginia and just a handful of counties elsewhere provide tax credits for residents who make their homes more accessible and age-friendly.
The Pew Charitable Trusts
How to Be a Mayor
— Harvard University and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg launch a training institute for city leaders.
Vienna Is Very Livable
— The Austrian capital has held the top spot for quality-of-life seven years in a row.
Bicycles Aren't Just for Kids
— Which helps explain why people ages 60 to 79 are the fastest-growing demographic of bicyclists.
Why Older Adults Should Give Up Their Cars
— It's not what you think. Today, tossing the keys often means freedom, not infirmity.
Bits About Bicycling
— Stats and suggestions from the Alliance for Biking & Walking's 2016 benchmarking report.
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