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ND Moves holds public open house in Dickinson - The Dickinson Press

Wed Dec 13 2017 2:07am

The Dickinson Press

ND Moves holds public open house in Dickinson
The Dickinson Press
The open house was held in a conference room in Marriott's TownPlace Suites in north Dickinson, and the representatives set up posters around the room detailing the plans to improve the state's infrastructure around public and active transportation ...

City Council Puts Bike Sharing on Hold - Coronado Times Newspaper

Tue Dec 12 2017 10:47am

Coronado Times Newspaper

City Council Puts Bike Sharing on Hold
Coronado Times Newspaper
It was the consensus of the city council and much of the business community that Coronado was not ready for LimeBike, or any other dockless bike rental company, even on a trial basis. It tabled the company's request for a nine-month trial and ...

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EXCLUSIVE: How Aaron Rice Skied 2.5 Million Feet in One Year - Teton Gravity Research

Tue Dec 12 2017 9:08am

Teton Gravity Research

EXCLUSIVE: How Aaron Rice Skied 2.5 Million Feet in One Year
Teton Gravity Research
Two and a half years ago, Aaron Rice decided he was going to try and ski 2.5 million human-powered vertical feet in one calendar year. Despite many hard times and the insanity of the challenge in general (he needed to ski, on average, 6,850 vertical ...

Lorain Active Transportation planning group closer to grant applications - The Morning Journal

Mon Dec 11 2017 7:32pm

The Morning Journal

Lorain Active Transportation planning group closer to grant applications
The Morning Journal
Lorain transportation and health staff are getting closer to seeking out grant money to improve safety for drivers, walkers and cyclists in the city. The Lorain Active Transportation Plan Team met Dec. 8 for its monthly discussion on how to improve ...

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Lorain Active Transportation planning group closer to grant applications - The Morning Journal

Mon Dec 11 2017 7:32pm

The Morning Journal

Lorain Active Transportation planning group closer to grant applications
The Morning Journal
Lorain transportation and health staff are getting closer to seeking out grant money to improve safety for drivers, walkers and cyclists in the city. The Lorain Active Transportation Plan Team met Dec. 8 for its monthly discussion on how to improve ...

Fayetteville Gets Moving on Path to Resident Health (Wellness | Winner, Class I) - Arkansas Business Online

Mon Dec 11 2017 8:33am

Arkansas Business Online

Fayetteville Gets Moving on Path to Resident Health (Wellness | Winner, Class I)
Arkansas Business Online
From physical to mental health, Fayetteville is a leader in the state for city-wide wellness. The city has garnered state and nationwide recognition, and has been named a Fit Friendly Employer by the American Heart Association, has achieved gold status ...

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Cool things to do in Huntsville, Dec. 10 - 16 - AL.com

Sun Dec 10 2017 8:08am

AL.com

Cool things to do in Huntsville, Dec. 10 - 16
AL.com
One block, three wheels. Inspired by San Francisco's Bring Your Own Big Wheel race, Old Town Beer Exchange's Downtown Tri is bringing human-powered, three-wheeled racing to Huntsville. Teams will traverse a blocked-off course around Holmes Avenue ...

California Transportation Commission Adopts More ATP Projects - Streetsblog California (blog)

Fri Dec 8 2017 6:25pm

Streetsblog California (blog)

California Transportation Commission Adopts More ATP Projects
Streetsblog California (blog)
At its monthly meeting on Wednesday, the California Transportation Commission funded a few more Active Transportation Program projects. Twenty-two projects that had already been awarded money were moved forward to begin receiving funds to start work ...

City gets additional funding to encourage cycling - Sault Star

Thu Dec 7 2017 2:24pm

Sault Star

City gets additional funding to encourage cycling
Sault Star
“Last May council approved our Active Transportation Infrastructure Implementation Study but we didn't have the funds to do anything with it,” he said. Word of the program surfaced in June and discussions with the province pegged the city's share at ...

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Cycling projects get cash - The Kingston Whig-Standard

Tue Dec 5 2017 9:07pm

The Kingston Whig-Standard

Cycling projects get cash
The Kingston Whig-Standard
"We did indicate to the province that we would be sending a revised list of projects once our active transportation master plan was endorsed by council in 2018," Mark Dickson, traffic supervisor with the city of Kingston , said. Once the active ...

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Council votes to move forward on Integrated Mobility Plan - HalifaxToday.ca

Tue Dec 5 2017 7:28pm

HalifaxToday.ca

Council votes to move forward on Integrated Mobility Plan
HalifaxToday.ca
HALIFAX – After hours of discussion and a few changes, Regional Council has voted in favour of moving forward with the framework of the Integrated Mobility Plan, a blueprint the city hopes will spur the use of active transportation. The plan was ...

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Paul Mathisen Named New Director of Sustainability - WPI News

Tue Dec 5 2017 2:52pm

WPI News

Paul Mathisen Named New Director of Sustainability
WPI News
The WPI community has made great strides in increasing sustainability on campus, from hosting multiple recycling events and building bioshelters for the local community to promoting sustainable transportation and ensuring campus buildings are as ...

DNV GL to assist Hawaii with clean-energy transition - Windpower Engineering (press release)

Tue Dec 5 2017 2:50pm

Windpower Engineering (press release)

DNV GL to assist Hawaii with clean-energy transition
Windpower Engineering (press release)
DNV GL, the largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, has partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy's Better Communities Alliance (BCA) to provide participating cities and local governments with support and resources ...

Ontario Pedals Money To Orillia For Bike Lanes - Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre

Tue Dec 5 2017 12:12pm

Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre

Ontario Pedals Money To Orillia For Bike Lanes
Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre
Manager of Recreation Services Marcia Russell says they will use the money for four projects: extending the King Street trail to Front Street, resurfacing the Millennium Trail, the Matchedash Street route, and the Highway 12 cycling route that will be ...

Volkswagen reveals MOIA ride-sharing electric van concept - Motor Authority

Tue Dec 5 2017 2:07am

Motor Authority

Volkswagen reveals MOIA ride-sharing electric van concept
Motor Authority
The Volkswagen Group doesn't simply want to electrify its portfolio of brands and cars for personal ownership, it also wants to provide sustainable transportation in other ways. Its first step? Ridesharing. This week, the automaker's newly minted MOIA ...

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Draft city transportation plan uses canal banks - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Tue Dec 5 2017 1:58am

Draft city transportation plan uses canal banks
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
As the city of Grand Junction prepares to update its plan for moving vehicles, bicyclists and pedestrians around town, one of the four components of the plan incorporates some travel along canal banks and natural drainage ditches. The Active ...

UPDATED: Ontario pumping $3M into Windsor-Essex cycling infrastructure - Windsor Star

Mon Dec 4 2017 6:06pm

Windsor Star

UPDATED: Ontario pumping $3M into Windsor-Essex cycling infrastructure
Windsor Star
“We're Canada's southernmost city — we should have a tremendous uptake in active transportation,” said Newton. Despite its flat topography and mild climate, Windsor is behind other Canadian cities when it comes to encouraging more cycling, she said ...

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Pedestrian crossover on the way for Paterson Street in Almonte - www.insideottawavalley.com/

Mon Dec 4 2017 6:02pm

www.insideottawavalley.com/

Pedestrian crossover on the way for Paterson Street in Almonte
www.insideottawavalley.com/
The crossover, to be located on Paterson Street between Holy Name of Mary Catholic School and R. Tait McKenzie Public School, has been recommended as a high priority to council by the municipality's active transportation advisory committee (ATAC). It ...

Letter of the Day: Mobility choices for good urbanism - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Mon Dec 4 2017 11:13am

Letter of the Day: Mobility choices for good urbanism
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
That's what great cities do, and that's what the Active Transportation Plan is attempting to achieve. Successful transportation systems operate on moving people, not just cars. By 2015, Montreal had invested in 234 km of bike lanes, Toronto 128 km ...

Saugeen Shores Municipal Digest - Shoreline Beacon

Fri Dec 1 2017 5:11pm

Saugeen Shores Municipal Digest
Shoreline Beacon
SAUGEEN SHORES - One of the top items on Saugeen Shores' short-term recreation short-term to-do list to help resolve the shortage of ice pads in Saugeen Shores will be debated by the Town's Recreation & Active Transportation Advisory Committee (REACT ...

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