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The New Commute: New York After Sandy

Tweet In case you’re tuning in from another part of the world, Hurricane Sandy made it’s way up the east coast and threw everything she had against New York and New Jersey at the beginning of this week. We’re seeing the greatest natural disaster New York has faced in generations, maybe ever. And out of [...]
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Abandoned Bikes

Tweet Whether purchased new or used, a bike is an investment.  And yet so often we see bicycles looking like this:   Which is not how we imagine our bicycles will look when we first get them.  Here at Montague HQ we are of the simple philosophy of fold it up and take it inside; [...]
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Changing Focus: Strict Liability in the Future for New York?

Tweet   The Regional Plan Association (RPA) is the nation’s oldest independent urban research and advocacy group.  One of the nation’s most distinguished of such groups, the RPA has been serving New York since the 1920s.  Last week the RPA posted an article by Alex Marshall suggesting the usage of what is called strict enforcement [...]
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Past and Future Tense: Health of a Nation

Tweet Villages – Were We Started From Once upon a time, we started out in villages.  Well, obviously it’s a quite a bit more complex than that, but for our purposes we’re starting here.  In small communities you know the people who pass you on the street, things are near enough to get to simply, [...]
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Montague Folding Bikes Fondly Remembers Trevor Maxwell Lyons

Tweet To pay homage to one of our own, I would like to dedicate this blog post to one of Montague Folding Bikes‘ fallen comrades.  You may have known him only as a model that probably should have smiled more, but, to us, he was so much more than just a pretty face.  Trevor Maxwell [...]
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