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Bikes make better communities!

We've always said that bikes are not only fun, but they can take you places too!  Here's a well written article that reminds us of that and more; that getting there is half the fun of any journey.

"The most vital element for the future of our cities is that the bicycle is an instrument of experiential understanding.

On a bicycle, citizens experience their city with deep intimacy, often for the first time. For a regular motorist to take that two or three mile trip by bicycle instead is to decimate an enormous wall between them and their communities."

Read the whole story here