Todd Scott, of Detroit Greenways Coalition, said he hadn’t ridden since college.
Then, in 1991, he took his childhood Schwinn Varsity out of retirement for a spin. The trip lasted about a mile, until his tire failed him.
While picking up a replacement inner tube at
Life in today's Detroit is reflected on its streets and sidewalks. The People Mover operates through a spirited city core. Cars and trucks clog intersections just as they did in the ’70s. You’d be hard-pressed to miss commuters and residents— tourists even—breezing along Woodward Avenue