BREAKING NEWS! City Council Makes Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety a Top Priority

In the past few months BikeDenver talked to every City Council Member who would listen about the importance of better bicycle facilities, and the need for budget dollars and better coordinated efforts to make Denver a safer place to ride a bike. Looks like they were listening!  Take a look, and tell us how we did:

Denver City Council sets pedestrian/bicycle safety as budget priority

“Someone said this might be the year of the bike,” said Council President . “There has been this growth of information about the importance of energy savings and having a livable city. That is why it has hit everyone at a basic level that we need to figure out a way to help people get around and not use cars as much.”

Denver Council Priorities 2014

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