Economic Impact of Bicycling in Iowa

Organization: Iowa Bicycle Coalition

Year: 2011

Amount: 6000

Type: Research

This $6,000 grant will help the Iowa Bicycle Coalition, in partnership with the University of Northern Iowa Sustainable Tourism and Environment Program, study the statewide economic impacts of bicycling by looking at retail sales, tourism, and bicycling-related events. With the goal of completing the study by the end of 2011, the Coalition will use the results to guide policy development and spur investments in bicycle transportation and infrastructure.  

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