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By John Mayson | The complete collection of Carfree Times from Republished here with permission from J. H. Crawford.

May 2015

Bhaktapur, Nepal, after the 25 April 2015 magnitude 7.9 earthquake.
The narrow main street was passable for relief vehicles within hours of the …

March 2015

The ancient Newari cities are remarkably similar to the
Reference District proposed in Carfree Cities

The ancient Newari cities can serve as a template …


December 2014

Roxanne Warren has written a comprehensive examination of rail and its supporting infrastructure, urban planning, energy, and social effects as they …


October 2014

Carfree Day celebration in Kathmandu
2014 Shail Shrestha

Feature Article

Growing a Carfree Day Event

By Dristy Shrestha and Shail Shrestha

The …

June 2014

View of the Kathmandu Valley choked in dust and pollution
2014 Shail Shrestha

Feature Article

Before I Leave Kathmandu

By Shail Shrestha

It had been some …


April 2014

News Bits

The photographs below were taken in late 2013, all within 30 kilometers of Bhaktapur.

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December 2013

News Bits

All the photographs below are from the Kathmandu Valley. Most are from the city of Bhaktapur, soon to be the home of the Carfree …


September 2013

Mount Lavinia Beach on a weekend
Photo: Udan Fernando

Feature Article

How cars squash livability

A South Asian example

By Debra Efroymson

While parts of …


June 2013

A car-lite street in the Bairro Alto, Lisbon
2013 J.H. Crawford

News Bits

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Climate Change

March 2013

2012 J.H. Crawford

News Bits

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Thanks to all who …

Climate Change

November 2012

©2012 Robin Bassett

Feature Article

From Rickshaw to Car as Culprit

Changing Newspaper Coverage of Traffic Congestion in Dhaka

By Debra …


September 2012

A typical view of the rolling hills in southern Piscataquis County
©2012 J.Crawford
View Random photographs of Piscataquis County on Flickr

Feature …


May 2012

Mount Katahdin, Maine
©2011 Lisa Adkins

Feature Article

Piscataquis Village

By Tracy Gayton

A group of Maine residents is mounting an effort to create a …


March 2012

Bergen, Norway, a pedestrianized area three blocks long in the center of the city
©2011 Karen Sandness

News Bits

The articles I consider most important …