1. It promotes year-round walkability for all residents, workers, and visitors, thus serving the explicit goals of the new Green Code. 2. It promotes better air quality. People who can count on consistently cleared sidewalks will leave the car at home more often and burn less fossil fuel. 3. Continue reading “Top Twenty Reasons for Municipal Sidewalk Plowing in Buffalo”
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This essay originally appeared as a My View column in The Buffalo News on Feb. 5, 2013 and has since been edited and expanded. Image shows elderly couple walking in street due to unplowed sidewalks. One of them is pushing the other in a wheelchair. Photo taken by author on Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY, JanuaryContinue reading “Why We Need Municipal Sidewalk Plowing”