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June 24, 2013
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Complete Streets backers work to leverage half a loaf

Complete Streets legislation, enacted as Nevada law in concept but lacking crucial administrative funds, remains a priority for supporters. Two leaders for Muscle Powered of Carson City said the law was watered down because of a lack of funds so the Department of Motor Vehicles could proceed, but they were glad AB145 is becoming law. It allows groundwork to be laid for a push to make streets safe and accessible for bicycles, walkers and public transit. Anne Macquarie, founder of Muscle Powered, couldn’t conceal her disappointment despite getting part of the program passed. “It really leaves it up in the …

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