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Women’s Transportation Seminar

July 22, 2013 in The Beehive by KrclAdmin Beehive_336x280
 

 

With new bike lanes, Trax lines, and streetcars changing the way that transportation works in Salt Lake City, some of our community’s youngest residents are voicing their input on the ongoing design of the city. The Utah chapter of the Women’s Transportation Seminar, a professional organization for engineers, urban planners, and others,  held a summit for young girls interested in math and science to learn about the mechanics of transportation design and try their hand at long term planning.

Open Streets Day

April 16, 2013 in The Beehive by KrclAdmin Beehive_336x280
 

 
Following in the vein of other major metropolitan areas, downtown Salt Lake City is blocking off a section of downtown to cars, and making the city streets open only to bikes, blades, boards, and pedestrians. It’s another piece of Utah’s increasingly bike-friendly puzzle.