Drivers with Good Carma Save Money and Time on Manor Expressway

The entire Manor expressway is now open for business – that means people driving and paying a toll – but that isn’t the big news. First a little background. Manor Expressway is a 6.2-mile section of US 290 East between US 183 and SH 130, heading out to Manor and Elgin. Now check out the […]

The True Cost of Car Crashes

There are a lot of reasons people choose to drive, even when they have viable alternatives: some people are addicted to their cars. And some people think that driving is the safest way to get around. But the numbers suggest otherwise. The U.S. spends a whopping $871 billion in a single year on motor vehicle […]

Despite Initial Fears, Bikeshare Is Proving Safe

When New York City rolled out its bike sharing program a year ago, critics raised concerns. Adding an influx of inexperienced cyclists to the already-congested New York streets, pundits predicted, would mean a stark increase in injuries, fatalities, and subsequent lawsuits. Six thousand new bikes and 8.75 million rides later, this has not been the […]