LSA in the Media


Tucson ranks among Top 5 Cities for Bikes, according to new city ratings system

May 3, 2018

Last night in Indianapolis, IN at the second annual Places for Bikes Conference organized by People for Bikes, a new, data-driven city rating system was unveiled. While there are plenty of “Best of” lists that rank cities according to all kinds of factors (recreational riding, mountain biking, bicycle commuting rates), this new city rating system … Continue reading

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City of Tucson adopts Bicycle Boulevard Master Plan

March 2, 2017

On February 22, the Mayor and City Council voted unanimously to adopt the Bicycle Boulevard Master Plan, committing Tucson to a bold vision of connecting hundreds of miles of high-quality, low-stress bike routes on residential streets all across town. After more than 8 years in the making, this is a tremendous accomplishment and a step … Continue reading

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Tucson Continues to Earn Top Ranks in the #EverydayBiking Challenge

June 3, 2015

Back in April the good folks at the Green Lane Project and People for Bikes announced the #EverydayBiking Challenge, a definitive, highly scientific, rigorously applied methodology to determine just which city in the U.S. is best for the everyday, casual cyclist. The idea is simple: choose a theme, choose a location, and count the number … Continue reading

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Cyclist safety continues to be major concern surrounding streetcar tracks

July 8, 2014

LSA was mentioned by Arizona Daily Wildcat on July 08, 2014. The City of Tucson, LSA and the UA Parking and Transportation Services seem to have united around one common goal: to create a plan that streetcar riders, drivers and cyclists can all benefit from. Click here to read the full story.

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LSA streetcar crash report yields interesting results

June 6, 2014

LSA was mentioned by Tucson Velo on June 06, 2014. After almost 18 months and 86 streetcar crash reports, Living Street Alliance released the data they collected using their crash reporting tool. Click here to read the full story.

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Tucson City News in Review – June 2014

June 6, 2014

LSA was mentioned by City of Tucson News in Review on June 06, 2014. Click here to watch the video.

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Serraglio: Why is it so dangerous to be a Tucson pedestrian?

June 5, 2014

LSA was mentioned by Tucson Weekly on June 05, 2014. . . . Tucson’s own Living Streets Alliance—count them among the smart, conscientious folks seeking solutions—released a survey on the rash of bicycle crashes caused by the new streetcar tracks. Click here to read the full story.

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Cyclists self-report crashes along Modern Streetcar route

May 27, 2014

LSA was mentioned by kgun9 on May 27, 2014. New data compiled by the Living Streets Alliance focuses on self-reported bicycle crashes along the Sun Link Modern Streetcar route. The city and Living Streets Alliance’s safety message extends to motorists. Ginn says they should park as close to the curb as possible, avoid no parking … Continue reading

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More than 80 bike crashes documented on Tucson’s new streetcar tracks

May 25, 2014

LSA was mentioned by Arizona Daily Star on May 25, 2014. Balis’ incident is one of 86 crashes documented on a survey compiled by the Living Streets Alliance, which promotes making streets more friendly to bicyclists and walkers. The crashes reported on the survey – which began August 2012 – occurred as cyclists tried to … Continue reading

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Bicycle crashes mapped along streetcar route

May 19, 2014

LSA was mentioned by Tucson News Now (KOLD/KMSB) on May 19, 2014. The modern streetcar and cyclists have already had some conflicts, and the passengers have yet to start riding the rails. A study by the Living Streets Alliance found 86 crashes by cyclists along the route between August 2012 and April 2014. A “heat … Continue reading

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