How Northwest Arkansas Is Building a Bike Boom – CityLab

A rider on the Razorback Greenway in Bentonville, Arkansas, outside the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. (Bike NWA)

A rider on the Razorback Greenway in Bentonville, Arkansas, outside the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. (Bike NWA)

Northwest Arkansas might not be the kind of place one expects to find a bike renaissance, but it’s having one anyway. Municipalities across the region, which encompasses the main cities of Bentonville, Fayetteville, Rogers, and Springdale, as well as several smaller towns, have been steadily building up their biking infrastructure over the past several years. A mix of federal transportation grants and the Walton Family Foundation, the nonprofit led by the children and grandchildren of Walmart’s founders, he…(more)

Source: How Northwest Arkansas Is Building a Bike Boom – CityLab

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