Do Bikes Make You Happier, Healthier and Boost Your Performance?

The answer is yes, according to John R. Bennett of the Savannah Bicycle Campaign. Not only does it improve your commuting well-being, bicycling improves your performance and productivity, makes you more pleasant to be around  — and saves you money on parking and gas. Bennett moved to Savannah in 1993, where he lived downtown and walked everywhere. When he moved south of Victory Drive, he realized the distance he was driving just didn’t make sense. “I like…

Year of the Local Recap

The day began with a quiet air of anticipation. Everyone piddling around the office as usual, and the little details on my end had yet to be fully surmised. A flurry of steps. A tornado of equipment and bodies. An air of urgency filled the space.   It was 4:30p.m., thirty minutes prior to the event‘s ‘official’ open, and things were still being finalized throughout the space. As my first event, seeing this, I was…