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Mila Petkovic’s coming television story: Ryan Craven’s carless life.

While a majority of adults in London drive, very few realize the consequences it has in determining their shopping destination. If you drive a car, you are more likely to shop in box stores and malls than downtown, where there are many small businesses. Ryan Craven, for this reason, chooses to live car-free life, as well as the negative toll on the health of the environment and the London community. He started the not-for-profit organization Our Street which aims to make the streets of London more pedestrian and bike friendly.

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