Categories: Bicycle Advocacy
Fort Collins Keeps Silver Medal as Bike Friendly Communityby ExperiencePlus! - Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Fort Collins Keeps Silver Medal as Bike Friendly Community
In a press release from LAB headquarters in Washington, D.C. May 16 the League wrote: “Sixteen cities across the United States can celebrate the start of national Bike to Work Week today with the news that the League of American Bicyclists has awarded them the coveted designation of “Bicycle Friendly Community”. The award, given at levels from Bronze to Platinum, recognizes those communities that are improving conditions for bicyclists and bicycling safety.”
Gold Medal awardees include
Palo Alto, California
Silver Medals have been awarded to
Fort Collins, Colorado
Santa Barbara, California
Stanford University, California
This puts Fort Collins in great company! Congratulations to the Fort Collins bicycle community and to Fort Collins City staff for all their hard work in achieving this award. The award first came to the city in 2003 and has been renewed twice now.
For information about how your community can apply for this award, click here
For more information or to support the League, visit www.bikeleague.org and www.bicyclefriendlycommunity.org .