Fighting for Cleaner Air

Ozone Formation

The Quality of Life and Environment (QOLE) committee of the Dallas City Council voted to send a Resolution asking the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to re-evaluate the draft State Implementation Plan (SIP), currently under review, for additional measures that can help the D-FW Region reach attainment for ozone…

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Economic Benefits of Cycling

red lane for bicycle drivers (urban road)

You may know that bicycling is good for your health, but did you know it’s good for your wallet? According the the American Automotive Association, the cost to own and operate a new vehicle in 2014 was between $6,000 and $12,000 per year.  The price to own and operate a…

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Health Benefits of Cycling

bike week

To celebrate National Bike Month, we’re highlighting some of the NUMEROUS health benefits of cycling. The Top 7 Health Benefits of Cycling (from Discovery News) Cycling is good for your heart: Cycling is associated with improved cardiovascular fitness, as well as a decrease in the risk of coronary heart disease.…

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The Mayor’s Pledge to Save Dallas Water

Mayor Water Conservation Pledge

Water is critical to protecting public health, the economy, the environment and our quality of life.  Let’s all do our part, and join the Mayor’s Pledge to Save Dallas Water today! What is the Mayor’s Pledge to Save Dallas Water? The National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation, April 1-30, encourages…

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