Tag Archives: Bicycle Friendly Community

Sitka Health Summit chooses three 2015-16 community wellness projects

Sitka residents decided to find ways to honor and support our elders, build an accessible community playground near Crescent Harbor, and build a community greenhouse on the roof of the city cold storage building (or a similar-flat-roofed structure), choosing those … Continue reading

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Sitka Health Summit planning Day to be Oct. 9 at UAS Sitka Campus

Join us for the ninth annual Sitka Health Summit planning day, which takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus. The Sitka Health Summit got its start in … Continue reading

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Sitka Bike Rodeo, National Bike to School Day, classroom events put spotlight on kids’ cycling and safety

  As the temperatures warm up, two events this week will highlight kids’ cycling and safety in Sitka — the Sitka Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 2, and the second annual National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 6. These two … Continue reading

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Sitka Health Summit planning day is Oct. 3 at Harrigan Centennial Hall

Join us for the eighth annual Sitka Health Summit planning day, which takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 3, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. The Sitka Health Summit got its start in 2007 when then-Sitka Community … Continue reading

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Mark your calendars for the Sitka Winter Cycling Celebration on Saturday, Jan. 28

During a Sitka winter you never know what type of weather you’ll get — freezing rain, snow, hail, wind, even the occasional sunny day. But Sitka cyclists are a hardy bunch and many of us ride all winter long. With … Continue reading

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Mt. Edgecumbe High School starts bike check-out program for students

This article originally appeared on the Alaska Bicycle and Pedestrian Alliance site. Students at Mt. Edgecumbe High School sometimes can feel trapped at the school. A new bike check-out program is giving those students a chance to have a little … Continue reading

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