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Eastern Mennonite makes bicycle friendly list

Monday - 11/26/2012, 10:28am  ET

HARRISONBURG, Va. - Bicyclists have a smooth ride at Eastern Mennonite University.

The League of American Bicyclists has added Eastern Mennonite to its list of "Bicycle Friendly Universities."

The Daily News-Record ( reports that Eastern Mennonite received the league's bronze award, the third-highest designation.

Eastern Mennonite says bike racks and storage areas are available across campus. The university also has converted on-street parking into a bike lane. Recyclables are collected with a bike-pulled trailer.

A bike co-op also is available for repairs.

Eastern Mennonite is among nine schools added to the league's list. Virginia Commonwealth University and George Mason University were named to the list previously.


Information from: Daily News-Record,

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