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Madison Gas & Electric Motorized Bicycles
In a land that knows the value of energy efficiency like bicycling the commute...
The capital city of Wisconsin might just be one of the nation's best-kept eco-secrets, with an ambitious devotion to sustainability that has led it to become one of the first eco-municipalities in North America.
The City of Madison understands that the environment provides a foundation for society’s well-being and the economy. In order to ensure a sustainable path in the future, it is critical that the natural environment is an integral part of future growth while also balancing the needs of the economy and people. From a systems perspective, the natural systems include air, water, and natural habitat.
In order to work towards these priorities, the City of Madison has developed 7 goals relating to the natural systems. These are aimed to balance society and the economy with the environment. This will help minimize adverse health effects of the future population as well as increasing the quality of life.
By riding bicycles instead of driving cars we...
1. Improve air quality.
2. Improve groundwater/drinking water quality.
3. Improve surface water quality.
4. Improve air quality.
5. Increase fuel conservation.
6. Prevent solid waste, restore and maintain natural habitat.
Make way for bicyclists!