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Fall 2010 Events

Such an exciting time in Missoula, with Sustainable Transportation and all the activity.  Now that street and trail construction has about wrapped up- new bike lanes, cycle tracks, roundabouts, sidewalks and lighting- we turn our focus to some community events.

 

Here is a rundown:

 

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Sunday October 10th:  10-10-10 international day of action for climate change.  We'll be building 10 bikes, 10 bike parking racks and 10 bike trailers at the community bike shop, 12-4pm.  Much help needed.  http://www.350.org/en/node/18813

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Saturday October 16th:  an overnight bicycle tour up to Lubrect Forest.  We'll carry bikes on our bikes to donate to the Forest, and camp in an aspen grove, returning to Missoula sunday morning.  33 miles each way, self supported.  All are welcome. More information

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Monday November 1st: Day of the Dead parade on N. Higgins.  We'll scult a parade entry at free cycles celebrating the bicycle life and remembering those that die in traffic crashes.  All welcome to participate.

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and a public meeting:

2010 Missoula Active Transportation Plan Fall Public Meeting:

 

October 7, 2010.6:30-8:30 PM, Missoula Children’s Theater

 

To share progress on the document with the community and solicit feedback on the Vision, Goals and Guiding Principles. 

 

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We also will be doing a 'Youth Days' service event at Free Cycles on Monday, October 25th, 9am to 11:30am, all are welcome.

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Finally, a presentation: Sustainable, Affordable Transportation for All:  Nancy Wilson, ASUM Transportation & Bob Giordano, Missoula Institute for Sustainable Transportation: 

Wednesdays, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Gallagher Business Building Room 122

Free & Open to the Public

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Time to get involved, have some fun and make a difference!   For more info, contact Bob at 406-880-6834 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it