From the organizer: The Iowa Safe Routes to School conference will focus on “Vision Zero for Youth.” In 2017, there were five fatalities of children under the age of 15; an alarming trend that must be reversed. We will start off with the University of Iowa’s Injury Prevention program. Pam Hoogerwerf, and her great team … Continue reading Iowa Safe Routes to School Conference
Join us for a community ride starting at the MU fountain and ending at Brookside park for the Ames Progressive Alliance APA Potluck in the Park. Bring a dish to share for the potluck, and Smiles & Gyros, Inc. AKA Super Dog will also be there. At the potluck, you’ll have an opportunity to meet … Continue reading Ride to the Potluck!
From the organizer: Donald Shoup has shown how you can solve the issue of parking availability everywhere, while decreasing parking spots and the cost to us all. This informative and entartaining talk by Shoup will break down the problems of parking, what causes them and where the fundamental problems lie. A community discussion will follow. … Continue reading “The High Cost of Free Parking” a talk by Donald Shoup
From the organizer: Healthy transportation and complete streets will be the focus of Bike Summit 2017. The Bike Summit will be held from Noon – 5pm at the Ames Public Library (515 Douglas Ave). The Bike Summit will include presentations from: -Tony Filippini, Ames City Transportation Planner -Cathy Brown, ISU Facilities Management -Angela Determan, Blue … Continue reading 2017 Ames Bike Summit