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Pennsylvania Ranks #15 Bicycle Friendly State

In honor of National Bike Month, the League of American Bicyclists has released its latest Bicycle Friendly States Ranking. In the fifth annual assessment, Pennsylvania achieved a #15 ranking nationally. “We are encouraged to see significant progress in top states … Continue reading

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2012 National Bike Summit Congressional Meetings

Are you heading to the 2012 National Bike Summit this week?  We have prepared information sheets for our Congressional representative.  We will provide copies to you before the meetings on Thursday.  If you can’t make it on Thursday, we encourage … Continue reading

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Free Walkability Audits

Schools may apply for a free Walkability Audit from the PA Safe Routes to School Resource Center. Any school interested in a walkability audit can obtain an application form online at www.saferoutespa.org/walkability-audits or by contacting info@saferoutespa.org or (717) 763-0930 (ask for Safe Routes). … Continue reading

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Text of Governor Corbett’s 2012-13 Budget Address

Harrisburg – The following is Governor Tom Corbett’s 2012-13 Budget Address to the General Assembly (as prepared for delivery): Speaker Smith, President Pro Tempore Scarnati, Lieutenant Governor Cawley, members of the General Assembly, distinguished cabinet, fellow citizens. Pennsylvanians are people who embrace important … Continue reading

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Bicycle and Pedestrian Funding is at Risk

On Thursday, February 2, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is scheduled to vote on the long awaited American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act, a comprehensive infrastructure funding bill.  This bill would fund transportation infrastructure projects nationwide, however a crucial element … Continue reading

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