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Living Car Free Do you live car free or car light? Do you prefer to use alternative transportation (bicycles, walking, other human-powered or public transportation) for everyday activities whenever possible? Discuss your lifestyle here.

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Old 04-07-09, 11:38 AM   #1
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Car free and meaning it!

A really neat story that pokes real holes in the "gotta have a car" beliefs.

http://www.yesmagazine.org/article.asp?id=3391
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My preferred bicycle brand is.......WORKSMAN CYCLES
I dislike clipless pedals on any city bike since I feel they are unsafe.

Originally Posted by krazygluon
Steel: nearly a thousand years of metallurgical development
Aluminum: barely a hundred, which one would you rather have under your butt at 30mph?
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Old 04-07-09, 12:02 PM   #2
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Trash hauling.
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Old 04-07-09, 06:20 PM   #3
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One thing that confuses me is why these people are paying anyone to haul compost. All you need is a small drum in the backyard. I've been doing this for years. Never, ever give away compostable material. It's too precious.

Even if you live in an apartment building, it should be possible for the building to maintain a larger compost bin, much like a dumpster...

Anyway, I love those trailers.....
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Old 04-07-09, 06:24 PM   #4
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That's awesome. Puts a smile on my face.
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