TITLE

Remembering Cynthia Wiggins: A lesson in transportation and community revitalization

AUTHOR(S)
Chen, Don
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Environmental Action;Spring/Summer96, Vol. 28 Issue 1/2, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the death of Cynthia Wiggins who died from a road accident on December 1995 to illustrate the need for social consciousness in establishing transportation systems in the United States. Background of Wiggins' case; Efforts of laws like the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act to facilitate transportation access to poor, inner-city residents like Wiggins.
ACCESSION #
9612103811

Tags: WIGGINS, Cynthia;  TRANSPORTATION -- Social aspects

 

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