San José

Living Car-Lite in the South Bay

Photo by Flickr user Thomas Hawk.

For many of us, our cars are an essential mode of transportation, providing access to work or school, a shuttle for our children, or a way to easily shop for groceries. Especially in the South Bay, where automobile-related infrastructure dominates, the idea of life without a car can seem overwhelming. But what if there were a way to simply use our cars less often, without any increased burden? Come hear about the tips and tricks that can make a car-lite lifestyle not just possible, but ideal.

+ Thang Do / Aedis Architects
+ Jaime Fearer / California Walks
+ Diego Ortiz / SPUR


Free for the public. The first program of each month, in each city, is free for the public.

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