30 Apr '11, 3am

@CityofBptCT considered one the top ten happiest cities in US :D

@CityofBptCT considered one the top ten happiest cities in US :D

This study of the happiest cities in America makes me wonder if this could be replicated where I live. Salisbury, North Carolina, used to be very much just a Southern town with little access to the arts, to following passions such as painting, dance, theater, and even local history. Now, that is changing, but so much more needs to be done. In any city, transportation--mass transit--must figure highly when it comes to resident happiness. A great, even good, mass transit system, that completely addresses the needs of every person--hale, disabled, the elderly, and children going to school or college--is vital. I don't think cars are the solution here. Make a city user-friendly by way of sidewalks and greenways for bikes and walkers. Create green spaces so they dot the landscape. Parks, museums, and other attractions must be made available and accessible to all. The opportunit...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/10-happiest-cities-in-am...

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