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Action Alert: Stop Rand Paul from Slashing Bike-Ped Funding

July 26, 2013 |  By John LindenmayerUntitled-1

The Transportation Alternatives program is under attack in Congress, with a new amendment calling for key funding to be wiped out entirely.

Help us maintain the TA program and the vital local control provisions that help build bikeable and walkable cities and towns. Take action now.

 

Last year’s MAP-21, the federal transportation bill, dismantled dedicated funding for biking and walking by consolidating programs and slashing overall funds by 30 percent. The silver lining came in the form of a local control provision that ensured that Mayors and communities could access the remaining dollars to support local transportation projects.
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