Where bicycling boosts local economies — two more cases

If you have any doubts about supporting pro-bicycling inftrasture and programs like Safe Routes to School, you might want to check out these stats. Yes, we are in a down economy and our legislators are inclined to withholding funding for what they would call marginal users. That is shot-sighted.–Corrie

 

Any business segment that’s responsible for $1 million a week to a city or $1 million day to a state should get the attention of local lawmakers. They should want to keep those wheels of industry rolling with better trails, bike lanes and other supportive programs.

via Biking Bis – Bicycle Touring :: Where bicycling boosts local economies — two more cases.

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