The issue of transit may be tied to the issue of walkability (and common sense). It could be a case of not thinking about building and then hoping them come but convincing them that they’ll be joined along the way if they commit to a plan.
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T-shirts continue to be one of the easiest ways to raise funds and awareness for an issue or project at the same time. A quick search online shows that several people are trying to accomplish both currently as it relates to tornado relief efforts in the Southeastern US and specifically Alabama.
I took advantage of an opportunity to talk with Anil Rathi of Idea Crossing about the role that idea competitions may play in engaging communities as they move forward. Includes video.
Collaborative efforts can help raise the awareness of issues – and help bring people together that may not normally have a reason or opportunity to do so… The Blogging Against Violence online event is one recent example of just that.