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Old 09-10-2010, 10:22 PM
 
Location: Lakeland, Florida
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I lived much of my life in the Boston area. Yes the region has some of the worst drivers as well as the conditions of the roads. Even with those lousy drivers and roads I have walked from one end of Boston to the other countless times. I do find it a very walkable city compared to many other US cities. You have to have the bucks to live there though or live a life of usually long commutes from one of the many suburbs. COL is very high just about everywhere in Eastern Mass but Boston itself is out of reach for many people.
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Old 09-11-2010, 12:00 AM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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Here's some walkability links....type in your address>>>>> And I agree Philadelphia's center city is very walkable.

America's Most Walkable Neighborhoods - Walkability Rankings of the Largest 40 U.S. Cities

Get Your Walk Score - A Walkability Score For Any Address
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Old 09-12-2010, 05:14 PM
 
Location: northern Vermont - previously NM, WA, & MA
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Most walkable cities I've come across

Boston
NYC
Philly
Baltimore
Pittsburgh
Washington DC
Seattle
Portland
San Francisco
Chicago
San Antonio
New Orleans
Charleston
Savannah

somewhat walkable

Denver
Miami Beach
San Diego
Austin
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