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The National Bike Challenge is a fun program that encourages people to ride their bikes, and offers a bit of friendly competition, along with a chance to win some great prizes along the way.
This week, City of Iola crews installed the first sharrows in Allen County, an important step improving public health and in making Iola the most cyclist and pedestrian-friendly small town in Kansas.
April 17th was the first edition of the Allen County Farmer’s Market for 2014. There were chilly temperatures and gray skies, but that didn’t prevent a nice turnout of vendors and shoppers.
Walk Score is a web site that attempts to provide guidance about how walkable a community is, by calculating a score for a given address, based on its proximity to amenities such as grocery stores, schools, shopping, professional services, churches, entertainment, and recreation. The walk score for an overall community is based on a average […]
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