When the weather is favorable, Terry Plowman can get from home to his downtown Pittsburgh job in about 45 minutes.
Not by car or bus, but by an increasingly popular mode of commuting — bicycle. And after a quick change from his biking gear to business casual, Plowman is ready for another day of work at Verizon.
There are signs that more Pittsburghers, and Americans in general, are commuting to work on bikes, a trend fueled by warm weather, environmental concerns and the rising cost of gasoline
photo by Payton Chung