This week, Smart City will talk about mobility – bikes and career.

is the latest bike sharing project to hit the U.S. Behind the project is Alex Bogusky, a principal with the creative firm Crispin Porter + Bogusky. We’ll find out how B-Cycle works and why easy access to a bike causes big drops in traffic congestion.

And Elliot Brown will talk about Springboard Forward, an organization that inspires people to develop a long-term vision for career mobility. Springboard Forward helps transform the lives of entry-wage workers with a unique form of career development.

Smart City is a syndicated, weekly hour-long public radio talk show that takes an in-depth look at urban life: the people, places, ideas and trends that affect us all. Host Carol Coletta, president and CEO of CEOs for Cities, talks with national and international public policy experts, economists, business leaders, artists, developers, planners and others on the pulse of city life for a penetrating discussion on urban issues.

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