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Pedal in the City: Safety tips for back to school


As children head back to school, parents whose children bicycle should be sure that they are aware of safety items. Parents Central has a page of back to school bicycle safety resources.(http://www.safercar.gov/parents/OnTheMove/BikeTip.htm), ranging from things like fitting a bicycle helmet, bike inspection advice, chossing a safe bicycle route, bicycle safety songs for children and a […]

Pedal in the City: Take the Bicycle Safety Survey


The Salt Lake County Planning and Transportation Office of Regional Development is conducting a survey on improving bicycle safety through April 11.  Through an interactive map participants can provide input about biking routes and concerns.  Take the survey! What would it take to get you bicycling in Salt Lake County? What type of bicycling infrastructure […]

Pedal in the City: Bike Commuting ~ One of the Best Ways to Stay Healthy


Working out at the gym has its benefits, but consider something that might bring more enjoyment along with those health benefits: Bike commuting. A 2013 article in Grist Magazine by Jay Walljasper discusses the health benefits of bike commuting. “Biking for transportation appears more helpful in losing weight and promoting health than working out at […]

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