22 Jul '11, 8pm

Bike-Friendly Boulder Awards Bike-Friendly Businesses : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Bike-Friendly Boulder Awards Bike-Friendly Businesses : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

The city launched a pilot bike corral program last year to expand bike parking, allowing multiple bikes to park on the street in spots previously occupied by a single car. And the city's already-awesome greenway/bike path system continues to be expanded . Planning That Pays Off Interestingly, a lot of Boulder's bike paths are along creeks and exist because the city decided to be smart and efficient in how it used funds for flood mitigation. It was kind of a 2-for-1 deal, and there's no reason other cities can't apply the same kind of creative, clever thinking. Now, Community Cycles and GO Boulder (a City Council initiative with the objective to: "Stay the course of no long-term growth in auto traffic") are promoting the launch of the Boulder Bicycle Friendly Business Program . The program recognizes businesses that make cycling "an attractive and feasible option for employ...

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