Bicycling Keeps Cash in the Local Economy (Grist)

Money paid for petrol doesn’t stay in the local economy. It doesn’t really even stay in America. This Grist article describes how riding a bicycle instead of a car helps improve the economy. Not just from reducing petrol purchases, but by bolstering local bike mechanics and shifting the trend away from drive-thru fast food to local food-cart. Check out rad graphic at the end.

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