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Port Townsend, WA | Silver Level
Recent bicycling investment: The City of Port Townsend adopted the Non-Motorized Transportation Plan Supplement, updating the 1998 Plan with projects, tools, and information specific to today.
Bicycling highlights: The City of Port Townsend has an excellent cycling environment, including an extensive network of trails and a compact urban form that enables car-free living.
Percentage of arterial streets with dedicated bicycle facilities: 68%
Bicycling education in 40% elementary schools and 100% middle schools
Signature cycling events: Rhody Ride; Fort2Fort Ride; Longest Day of Trails; Pedalpalooza; Kinetic Sculpture Race (and bicycle ride)
Some coming bicycling improvements: The City will continue developing its trails network connectivity and install additional bicycle racks downtown.
Bicycle Friendly Community
Level Awarded: Silver
Awarded: May 2008
Square Miles: 9.45
Contact: Mary Heather Ames
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