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Village Green: Happy Cycling & Transit Holidays! (fun photos)

05/25/2011 03:00 pm ET

  SF Bay Area (by: Richard Masoner, cyclelicio.us, creative commons license)

"Bicycle Christmas lights - drivetrain" (SF Bay Area), by Richard Masoner (creative commons)

  NYC subway (by: Luke Redmond, creative commons license)

"Santa Claus is coming to town," by Luke Redmond (creative commons)

  Chester Co., PA (by: Sharkey M., creative commons license)

"Neighborhood decor" (Chester County, PA), by Sharkey M. (creative commons)

  Chicago El (by: Jovi Girl J/Jen Marie, creative commons)

"CTA Holiday Train Interior" (Chicago), by Jovi Girl J/Jen Marie (creative commons)

  Los Angeles (by: pinguino k, creative commons license)

"bike santas ride into the park" (Los Angeles), by pinguino k (creative commons)

  Chicago's Santa Train (by: Sarah Best, creative commons license)

"The Santa Train" (Chicago), by Sarah Best (creative commons)

  the electric bikeman, Portland (by: npGREENWAY, creative commons license)

"Bike lit up at Peacock Lane Car Free 2008" (Portland), by npGREENWAY (creative commons)

  Canadian Pacific holiday train (by: Eric Begin, creative commons license)

"Canadian Pacific Holiday Train," by Eric Begin (creative commons)

  Glendale, CA (by: digablesoul/Al, creative commons license)

"Festival of Rights (13)" (Los Angeles), by digablesoul/al (creative commons)

Many thanks to these great photographers for allowing people like me to display their work for you.

Kaid Benfield writes occasional "Village Green" commentary on Huffington Post and (almost) daily about community, development, and the environment on NRDC's Switchboard blog site. He becomes self-indulgent around the holidays.  For daily posts, see his Switchboard blog's home page.