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Discussing the Future of Rapid Transit in Rockville

By Nicholas Christopher, last updated 6/21/14 07:02am

On Wednesday, June 25th, Communities for Transit and Coalition for Smarter Growth are holding a free, open event from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Rockville Memorial Library to discuss Montgomery County's planned...

Kidical Mass Gets Families on Two Wheels

By Shannon Brescher Shea, last updated 6/6/14 11:00am

While the minivan is considered the default vehicle for suburban moms, in many places around the world and increasingly in America, a bicycle is becoming the transport mode of choice....

Interview with an Electric Vehicle Owner

By Cindy Cotte Griffiths, last updated 3/6/14 01:25pm

Having bought a hybrid car last year, I've been immensely curious about taking the next step to all electric. When I was recently assigned in my Studio Producer class at...

LEAF 2.0: Mastering the Emerging Charging Infrastructure

By Paul Triolo, last updated 12/8/13 01:05pm

After becoming familiar with the NISSAN LEAF zero emissions vehicle's functions and capabilities, the next thing the intrepid new owner must begin to explore is the world of charging infrastructure....

1000 Mile Progress Report: Driving the All-Electric Nissan LEAF

By Paul Triolo, last updated 9/9/13 11:23am

Well, 1000 miles into this electric thing, it is an amazing and brave new world. The LEAF is a stunningly well-engineered driving machine and a perfect commuter car for those...

January 12, 2013: Keeping Rockville Bikeable

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