Authors & Contributions
Alex Cohen

Alex Cohen

Alex Cohen works at Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning.

How Driving Loses “The Cool Factor” for Millennials

For my 16th birthday, I was bestowed a beautiful piece of metal. This car symbolized to me one thing: freedom. Growing up in suburban Montgomery County, Maryland, I spent a good portion of my childhood in my mom’s minivan driving from school to sports practice and everything in between. My life changed the day I… Read more »

Bikeshare Holds Promise for Vibrant Student Life in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Spring recently sprung in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and many bikes sprung up around town. The flat landscape, accessible bike lanes, and convenient bike racks make it an ideal biking town. I just graduated after four years at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and in all that time, I have seen new bike lanes… Read more »