Topics in Episode 130:
We travel to New Orleans for the National Conference on Disaster Planning for the Carless Society.
We learn about Steps To a Healthier New Orleans.
We look at bicycle and pedestrian planning in New Orleans.
New Orleans residents, trapped in their attics by rising floodwaters, chopped their way out through the roof to escape. Hurricane Katrina helped focus national attention on emergency evacuation of the carless society. Seven U.S. cities have a higher percentage of carless households than New Orleans.