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Transportation Secretary Shifts Gears

Ray LaHood wants to steer toward providing more walking paths, bike lanes and better public transport.

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Whenever he can, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood speaks about the need for a "comprehensive transportation system." In his view it would include more than roadways, airways, and railways but also walking paths, bike lanes and public transportation that's accessible to affordable housing. Last week he visited AARP offices in Washington, DC, to speak about progress and plans on all fronts, specifically addressing transportation initiatives to create livable communities for families and people of all ages. … Back to Article

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