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Getting Around: Many small changes make a big impact - February 23, 2012
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Hopping on the bus or your bike instead of driving can make a big difference in traffic congestion and pollution. Check out this video that cleverly demonstrates just how much impact a little bit of change can make. 

And if you're feeling a little unsure about trying a new way to get around, our partners at SmartTrips have free tools and to make your bus trip or bike ride a breeze.


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October is Walktober | Climate Action Now | Getting Around - Walktober promotes walking as a fun and healthy activity for everyone
Sunday Parkways comes to SE Portland Sunday, August 25 | Climate Action Now | Getting Around - Join this free community event opening the city's streets for people to walk, bike, roll and discover active transportation
Take the High Crash Corridor Pedestrian Safety Quiz | Climate Action Now | Getting Around - Test your pedestrian safety know-how and get a chance for a free tote bag
Portland’s bikeways provide classroom for London and Rochester | Climate Action Now | Getting Around - Portland hosts visitors from across the country and around the world to talk about bike infrastructure
Have Your Say in Keeping Portland a Great City for Walking | Climate Action Now | Getting Around - Applications for Pedestrian Advisory Committee due April 18 at 5 PM
Getting Around: Baby-Boomers and Millennials Might Be Tipping the Scale Toward Even More Active Transportation Use - You can help continue the trend by choosing active transportation
Getting Around: My Portland Plan highlights active transportation - In Portland, about 40 percent of workers commute without driving alone
Getting Around: Eight good-for-you reasons to promote biking, walking, and transit - Lower your stress, be healthier and save money!
Getting Around: Portland's got a lot more transit than just TriMet - Check out the new map of the region's many transit options
Getting Around: Car2Go Launches in Portland - New car share service offers one-way trips and pay by the minute
Getting Around: Bike Share Coming to Portland - Another option to getting around in Portland coming soon
Getting Around: Many small changes make a big impact - Watch how small changes add up — GOOD Attacks: A traffic infographic
Getting Around: New Year's Resolutions - Make 2012 the year you keep your resolutions
Getting Around: Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Coming to Portland - A new generation of car sharing allows neighbors to share their cars, and make money doing it
Getting Around: Emergency Ride Home - Or how I stopped worrying and learned to love alternative transportation
Getting Around: New Online Tool Helps You Plan a Multi-modal Trip - Plan a transit, walk or bike trip all in one place
Getting Around: Have Fun and Ride Safely in Fall Weather - Tips to stay warm, dry and safe when riding in cool, wet weather
Getting Around: Summer Love in Portland - What to love about getting around Portland in the summertime.
Getting Around: New Carpool Matching Website is Rolling - Prizes and giveaways for tracking your trips!
Sunday Parkways Everyday? - You bet! Check out the Neighborhood Greenways!
Women on Bikes Gets Rolling in May - Get a preview of this program from SmartTrips North-Northeast
Getting Around: Senior Strolls and Senior Cycles - Join these fun events through SmartTrips, beginning in May!
Getting Around: Pedal Nation! Gear up for the PDX Bicycle Show - April 9th and 10th at the Oregon Convention Center.
Getting Around: More Bikes, Fewer Cars - The Bike Count Report spins our brains with improved commute experience for riders and drivers.
Getting Around: The price of driving - Reduce your monthly commute costs.
Getting Around: When can shopping impact your carbon footprint? - Reduce your carbon emissions by shopping locally!
Getting Around: Becoming a one car family. - Learn how to enjoy the benefits of spending less time in a car.
Getting Around: How does Portland compare? - An interesting look at commuting habits in different Northwest cities.
Getting Around: Climate-Friendly Driving Tips - Ideas to get the most out of your driving miles (and your dollars!)
Getting Around: When it comes to commuting, you’ve got options! - Learn about getting to work and school without driving alone.
Getting Around: Once a week. - One less car trip a week makes a big difference.