Policy Brief: Active Travel in an Era of Sharing, Electrification & Automation

Policy Brief: Active Travel in an Era of Sharing, Electrification & Automation

Policy Brief: Active Travel in an Era of Sharing, Electrification & Automation

Guest Authored by Susan Handy, National Center for Sustainable Transportation, UC Davis 

Contributors Neelima Shah, Bullitt Foundation' Sahar Shirazi, Governor’s Office of Planning and Research;*

* For identification purposes only

Revolutionary change is happening within and around active travel modes. Sharing and electrification of bikes, scooters, and skateboards could complement auto electrification, automation, and sharing. Prioritizing safety, implementing sustainable planning, and reinventing our built environment with bikes and walking in mind will ensure that active travel modes benefit from and in turn support the three revolutions.