Stay Tuned for the 2008 Streetsies…

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We’re going offline as we compile our 2008 year-end Streetsblog awards. If you’d like to nominate someone or something for a coveted Streesie, submit your idea here in the comments section. It’s not too late. Here are last year’s Streetsie winners to jog your memory.

From all of us at Streetsblog and the Livable Streets Network, have a nice break and good luck getting out of town if you’re flying. We wish you a transit-oriented economic recovery in 2009.

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