Tag Archives: winter

Shoveling Sidewalks: Pedestrian Safety

Most Philadelphia streets were designed well before the automobile was even a thought and during a time when cities needed to be walkable. Walking was not only the norm, but the only way for many early Philadelphians to get around. Despite Philadelphia’s planned walkability, the modern urban landscape poses challenges for pedestrians, and winter weather […]

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Winter Walking Tips

With temperatures in the mid to upper 20’s this week in the Philadelphia area, there is no question that winter has arrived.  However, you don’t have to let the cold weather deter you from walking.  Bundle up and get back out there!  Here are some winter walking tips to make your winter walks as comfortable […]