C.I.C.L.E. Presentation: Creating Great Places to Bike!

From bicycle lanes to bike boulevards, chicanes to
road diets–get immersed in the world of hot bicycle and walking
facilities that are creating great places to live and bike. Learn what
facilities can make streets safer and more convenient for bicycling
(and walking.) Enjoy a tantalizing talk, a sexy slide show,
short-n-sassy films, and handy-dandy handouts. Plus, as a special
offer, we’ll even throw in a Q & A segment absolutely free! Food
and drinks provided.

This event is free and open to the public.

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