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"We all need safe places to walk and ride a bike" 

Bike Walk Greenville has been advocating for safe infrastructure in Greenville County since 2013

Opinion-We all need safe places to walk and ride a bike

We at Bike Walk Greenville recently posted a disturbing photo on social media showing the tire tracks of a reckless motorist driving directly through the center refuge island at the intersection of SC-253 and the Green Line of the Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail system. @GVLToday shared the photo with their readers. The post received several hundred comments, and many said we need safer infrastructure: “let’s build a bridge.” Others...

Jeff Speck towards more walkable communities

Two of us from Bike Walk Greenville enjoyed hearing Jeff Speck speak in Spartanburg on November 7, 2019.  We are very familiar with his work which includes his newest book Walkable City Rules: 101 Steps to Making Better Places                   Speck's one hour presentation in Spartanburg was similar to the presentation he did in Greenville on April 12, 2017, and he suggested...