Did You Know?

About one-third of all work trips in Chicago are comprised of people biking, walking, or riding public transit.

The word "pedestrian" … does anybody identify?

Is the word pedestrian just used in relation to automobiles? Does it stand on its own? When you walk in the park, are you a pedestrian? Or are you only a pedestrian when you are in a marked crosswalk? What's the alternative? The author of the fun, well-researched book, Traffic, asks these questions in his blog, here.