Penn. St. bike path project wins award

Posted on July 22, 2013

ALTOONA, Pa. — The Bike Path Project, collaboration between Penn State Altoona, the City of Altoona, and PennDOT, received a 2013 Community Transportation Excellence award from the 10 Thousand Friends of Pennsylvania, an alliance of organizations and individuals committed to land use policies in the state, according to Penn State News.

The city of Altoona, through the Department of Transportation's Pennsylvania Community Transportation Initiative, was awarded $300,000 to install the path between the Ivyside and downtown campuses for safety purposes and to promote walking and biking as alternative means of transportation. For the full story, click here.

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