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Safe Routes for Everywhere

Posted on 10/10/2013 by |AARP Education & Outreach | Comments

Great PlacesEarlier posts in this series focused on how cities and suburbs can use biking, walking and other forms of active transportation to help older residents stay in their homes. But what about older adults who live in smaller, more sparsely populated communities? AARP and the Partnership for Active Transportation advocate for “Safe Routes to Everywhere” — safe and pleasant places for Americans to walk and bike that connect people to their communities and common destinations. In rural areas this can be …