Bicycling is growing as more people discover the joys and convenience of bicycling. Businesses want more people to walk and bicycle because more foot traffic means more spending and social energy in local business districts. People want to walk or bicycle more in their daily lives to reduce transportation costs, stay healthy, and have more active lifestyles.
At the same time too many people are still hurt or killed while bicycling. The average person will not join those of us who already bicycle and walk unless we overhaul our streets with safe streets and bikeways that connect our destinations and protect us from speeding car traffic.
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Read the blog post on Walkable Cities: Here
WHAT ARE WE DOING?
Support. Shasta Living Streets is working to share the broad support by individuals, families and businesses in our community for Better Bikeways and more Walkable Cities. Funding. We are helping local agencies secure more funding for implementation of changes on the streets and development of greenways and trails. Best Practice. We are sharing information and facilitating conversation about best practice and innovations in street and neighborhood design so we can all better support improvements. Better Design. We are working to help local agencies and cities plan for improved local standards and street design that meets the needs of individuals, families and businesses in our community.
Become a Member of Shasta Living Streets. Build the movement for excellence and active living in our community. It’s easy: Here
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Collaborate. Shasta Living Streets is a collaborative effort by people like you. Add a little of Your time and energy to make a difference. More information: Here