U.S. DOT Secretary Ray LaHood spoke up in support of non-motorized transportation at the 10th National Bike Summit that took place in D.C. during the second week of March. As the official U.S. DOT policy indicates, “every transportation agency, including DOT, has the responsibility to improve conditions and opportunities for walking and bicycling and to integrate walking and bicycling into their transportation systems.” Below is a short video of LaHood’s “tabletop speech” on the matter.
Read more at LaHood’s blog, Fast Lane.