'City and Community Partners Launch "Welcoming Houston" - Initiative Will Focus on Building a Welcoming Environment for Immigrants and Refugees. “As a Welcoming City, Houston is committed to building an inclusive environment where all communities have the opportunity to contribute to our economy and vibrant civic, social and cultural fabric,” said Mayor Sylvester Turner.'
"In his speech before the Transportation Advocacy Group, Mayor Sylvester Turner said Houston can’t solve its congestion problems by just building more roads. He said there has to be a multi-modal approach, that includes bike lanes, buses, commuter rail, and safer places to walk."
A Alemanha inaugurou os primeiros cinco quilômetros de sua autoestrada exclusiva para ciclistas. A pista, que deverá ter 100 quilômetros de extensão, permite que as pessoas viajem de bicicleta sem precisar dividir a estrada com carros e caminhões.