Eve Kessler Recent Posts STREETSBLOG NYC Car Noise Stokes Heart Attacks, Study Finds By Eve Kessler | May 5, 2022 | No Comments "It’s a reminder that cities aren’t loud; cars are loud." STREETSBLOG USA Steal this Idea: Denver Offering Rebates on E-Bike Purchases By Eve Kessler | Apr 27, 2022 | No Comments Colorado is high ... on getting e-bikes into the hands of drivers. STREETSBLOG USA GOP Govs to Biden: Don’t Force Your Progressive Politics on our Highway Projects By Eve Kessler | Jan 24, 2022 | No Comments Republican governors banded together to thwart the federal government's push to use the new $1.2-trillion infrastructure package to promote progress on climate change, jobs and racial justice. STREETSBLOG NYC Cargo Bikes Are Revolutionizing Family Life in New York By Eve Kessler | Jan 12, 2022 | No Comments Parents with conventional or electric bikes are loading up their kids (sometimes several kids!) and taking them everywhere. STREETSBLOG USA Let’s Make More Plazas By Eve Kessler | May 28, 2021 | No Comments Want to turn underused street space into people space? A cool video shows you the ropes. STREETSBLOG USA U.S. Auto Insurance Industry Admits Systemic Racism By Eve Kessler | Oct 26, 2020 | No Comments Auto insurers charge Black drivers with good records more than white drivers with bad records — among other racist practices. STREETSBLOG USA How Auto Insurers Subsidize Car Carnage By Eve Kessler | Oct 23, 2020 | No Comments It costs less to insure an SUV, despite its role in the pedestrian death crisis. And drunk drivers barely pay more for insurance (why can they even get insurance again?). STREETSBLOG NYC Vision Zero Cities: Experts Foresee Diverse Curbside Uses By Eve Kessler | Oct 21, 2020 | No Comments Vision Zero Conference panel says 'amenities' are coming - and drivers will pay for space. STREETSBLOG USA Riders Haven’t Abandoned Transit During COVID — They’re Taking Fewer Trips: Report By Eve Kessler | Oct 15, 2020 | No Comments A new report reveals major ramifications for cities and for BIPOC communities that rely heavily on transit and have borne the brunt of COVID-19 both as patients and as essential workers. STREETSBLOG USA COVID Killed Rush Hour — But Spread Pain All Day By Eve Kessler | Oct 14, 2020 | No Comments Meet the new rush hour. Worse than the old rush hour. STREETSBLOG NYC Experts: Senate Bill’s $25B for Transit Won’t Be Enough By Eve Kessler | Mar 25, 2020 | No Comments Congress must do much more to stave off long-term damage, officials and advocates say.