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How Cycling Spun a Failed Industrial Town into Economic Gold

Aaron Hautala, president of the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Club, will explain the recent transformation in Minnesota's Cuyuna area. What was once an underdeveloped park made from former mining land became a mountain biking destination that has increased visitation 60 percent since 2011.

Event partners include the City of Iowa City, City of Coralville, City of North Liberty, Johnson County, Iowa Bicycle Coalition, University of Iowa Public Health, Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Think Bicycles of Johnson County.

Friday, May 19 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Coralville City Hall 1512 7th St. Coralville, IA 52241

Event Type

Community Event

Audience

Students, Everybody, Community Members

Departments

College of Public Health, Facilities Management, Office of Sustainability

General Interest

Sustainability at Iowa

Website

http://www.bikeiowa.com/Event/11691/c...

Contact Name

Michael Rooney

Contact Email

michael@thinkiowacity.com

Contact Phone Number

319-337-6592

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