We have all said the three most important priorities for Tennessee are Education, Education, and more Education. Whereas, Tennessee did okay in LAB's Bike Friendly State assessment. We ranked so low in education that we were almost off the chart. May be this is another "less talk" more "action." Philip found a great series by League of Illinois Bicyclists. (Click here for info)
Planning for bike-friendly communities is becoming more common in major cities, suburbs, and small towns across the country. Everyday decisions by planners, engineers, and others affect how safe and convenient it is to bike for recreation or transportation. However, most of these officials have had little to no training on these issues.
So how does Bike Walk Tennessee want to get started at this?
Bike/Ped Projects Create 46% More Jobs Than Road-Only Projects - *This is a repost of a blog done in 2011 showing that biking and walking projects create more jobs per million dollars spent than road only projects. It...
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