Slow Your City, Enrich Your Life

(photo by Roger LeBlanc)

Mark Cramer (author of Old Man on a Green Bike and Urban Everesting)

Two days after I moved to California, I saw an easy way to cross the street, thus avoiding two blocks of back-and-forth walking. No cars to my left, no cars right, I crossed. A policeman got out of his squad car, motioned me to approach and then informed me I had just “jaywalked.”