More people using bikes to get around Boulder

According to the Daily Camera this morning the Boulder residents are using their bikes to get to work more than ever before, surprised?

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Boulder residents continue to drive less and ride bicycles and walk more compared to the national average, according to the city's latest "Mode Shifts" study.

But the trend still isn't on track to meet the city's goal of reducing traffic to 1994 levels by 2025.

The ongoing study, which has tracked how thousands of Boulder residents get around since 1990, found that bicycle use has nearly doubled since the early '90s while single-occupancy vehicle trips have decreased 7 percent.

The 2009 Mode Shift study, the eighth edition since the city began tracking travel statistics two decades ago, is based on surveys completed by 1,220 random households in Boulder.

Read more: Study: Boulder residents biking more, driving less - Boulder Daily Camera http://www.dailycamera.com/boulder-county-news/ci_15136490#ixzz0orPCBmzR

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