Cities like Chicago have local "climate action plans" to prepare for extreme weather events. Photo by Monika Thorpe.
Switching from private vehicle transport to public transport saves $14,458 annually in New York City. Photo by Johnathan Lopez.
The 2011 Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress begins this Sunday in Brisbane, Australia. Photo by Urban Adventures.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed complete streets legislation into law this week, supporting safer streets for "New Yorkers of all ages and abilities." Photo by Emily Raw.
San Francisco's Pedestrian Safety Task Force is developing the city's first-ever Pedestrian Action Plan to reduce serious and fatal pedestrian injuries. Photo by C. M. Keiner.
Mexico City's Plan Verde (Green Plan), which commissioned Metrobus' fuel efficient buses, has set the city on course to meet its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets. Photo by Abbaner Casmill.
Fifty recumbent tricycles set off from Portland, Ore. on a cross-country trek to raise awareness for sustainable transportation. Photo by Okocicle Bikes & Trikes.
Midtown Manhattan, New York City boasts the most expensive daily and monthly parking rates of any city in the United States. Photo by Jason Kuffer.
Solar panels cover a train tunnel in Antwerp, Belgium, providing enough energy to power 4,000 trains for one year. Photo by Adams K.