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A bike-friendly region is a healthy, active, fun place to live, work and visit. We are about creating community connection and making it easier for people who choose to bike or walk, or who have no choice but to, to do so safely.

Bikes, Walking Key in High-Quality Development

Posted March 25, 2014 / Tom Bradford
Houston park

A 2013 study of Houston’s Buffalo Bayou Promenade showed a fourfold increase in the number of businesses in the area and boosted retail sales from $10 million to $57 million. (Tom Fox, SWA Group)

“Active parks, trails, and complete streets that serve pedestrians, bicycles, and transit riders as well as motorists also figure in numerous recommendations in Urban Land Institute’s recent report, Intersections: Health and the Built Environment.

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(thanks to Marc Durlach for spotting this!)