We’ve been telling you getting to and from the airport is very convenient with the Smart Way bus. And it is. But there’s more. The airport announced Lyft will now be permitted to provide airport drop-off and pick-up service for their users.
Our friends over at VT’s Urban Affairs & Planning asked us to share this study recruitment announcement. They’re looking for participants from NoVA, Roanoke Valley, and the NRV. More details below the fold.
It’s easy to focus on all the great things happening in downtown Roanoke. The increase in residency. The revitalization of old buildings. The growing presence of arts and culture. But let’s not forget the greater Roanoke region has several small urban centers, all of which are having renaissances of their own.
On Wednesday, September 21, RIDE Solutions participated in Virginia Tech’s Active Commute Celebration. The event included 13 groups and organizations on campus and in the larger community that are promoting sustainable ways to actively commute – i.e., bike, bus and walk – and offering ways to change your perspective on when and where you can leave your car behind.