Columbus applies for bicycle community silver award

Columbus is trying to be recognized as a more bike-friendly community. Laura Garrett is with the Health Communities Initiative at Columbus Regional Health.

She explains that four years ago the city was given a “bronze” designation from the Bike-Friendly Community Awards. Garrett says that the city has now applied to be a “silver” community…

Garrett says that the city has made significant strides recently in an effort to be a more “bike-friendly” community.

Garrett says that this reclassification effort includes a public survey. She says that you don’t have to be a bicyclist to take part in the survey, as it is aimed at all members of the community.

The deadline to take the survey is tomorrow, Sept. 15th. You can find the survey at