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Cyclists Wanted – AMATS’ Draft Bike User’s Map to debut June 16

Cyclists Wanted – AMATS’ Draft Bike User’s Map to debut June 16

June 9th, 2011

Our agency needs the help of cyclists in the Greater Akron area. AMATS will unveil its final draft Bike User’s Map during a public meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 16 at the Highland Square Library in Akron.

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AMATS wraps up a successful inaugural Commuter Challenge

AMATS wraps up a successful inaugural Commuter Challenge

June 3rd, 2011

May saw AMATS host its first Commuter Challenge in celebration of National Bike-To-Work Week and participate in a number of events throughout the region.

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Greater Akron area gets rolling with events for National Bike Week

Greater Akron area gets rolling with events for National Bike Week

May 13th, 2011

The Greater Akron area will be the scene of many events marking National Bike Week starting May 14. Among the events scheduled are:

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AMATS challenges city of Akron employees during National Bike-To-Work Week May 14-May 20

AMATS challenges city of Akron employees during National Bike-To-Work Week May 14-May 20

May 6th, 2011

AMATS is challenging city of Akron employees to get on their bikes during the week of May 14 in celebration of National Bike-to-Work Week. We will be giving away prizes to commuters who log the most time commuting on their bikes.

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Improvements in area traffic congestion may impact future project funding

Improvements in area traffic congestion may impact future project funding

April 28th, 2011

The news that traffic congestion is improving in the Greater Akron area may bring some sense of relief to the area’s motorists as they pay higher fuel prices.

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Agency’s bike outreach gets rolling with successful Highland Square meeting

Agency’s bike outreach gets rolling with successful Highland Square meeting

April 14th, 2011

AMATS hosted the first of two of its Public Bike Meetings at the Highland Square Public Library on April 13. The meetings are part of the agency’s outreach to the Greater Akron area’s cycling community.

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We want to hear from you!

We want to hear from you!

March 30th, 2011

We’re seeking public comments as we develop a new four-year, $628 million transportation program for the Greater Akron area.

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Agency starts conversations with region’s cycling community

Agency starts conversations with region’s cycling community

March 28th, 2011

AMATS is launching what it hopes will be an ongoing dialogue with cyclists in the Greater Akron area.

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WAKR’s Ray Horner interviews Ukrainian delegates and AMATS Director

WAKR’s Ray Horner interviews Ukrainian delegates and AMATS Director

February 24th, 2011

Click here for audio of the interview that took place on the morning of February 23rd.

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Ukrainian leaders to visit Akron February 23rd and examine economic development practices

Ukrainian leaders to visit Akron February 23rd and examine economic development practices

February 16th, 2011

Ten Ukrainian leaders participating in the U.S. Agency for International Development (US AID) – Community Connections program will spend February 16 – March 9, 2011 in Ohio examining urban planning and development practices in the United States.  The group will visit Columbus and Youngstown as well as Akron. The Columbus International Program serves as the […]

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