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Portland is Second Best Bike City

April 16th, 2010

According to Bicycling Magazine, Portland is the second best bike city in our nation.

Leading the pack, behind Minneapolis,  Portland has, “Innovative programs, from designated bike-only areas at traffic signals to free bike lights, make riding in Portland practical even for new cyclists.

According to the magazine, Portland ranked highest among people who regularly commute at 5.9%.

Here are the top ten cities:

1. Minneapolis
2. Portland, Ore.
3. Boulder, Colo.
4. Seattle, Wash.
5. Eugene, Ore.
6. San Francisco, Calif.
7. Madison, Wis.
8. New York City
9. Tucson, Ariz.
10. Chicago, Ill.