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North Metro Denver green space and community safety

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Some interesting information is out on the topic of green space in North Metro Denver neighborhoods and the impact they have on all communities in relation to safety. The report, “How Cities Use Parks to Create Safer Neighborhoods,” offers the following: “For those concerned that green spaces may foster crime and illegal activity, evidence now exists that the opposite may …

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Omni Wheel Makes It Easier to Ditch Driving for Cycling

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One trend that’s hard to break is driving everywhere for everything. Need to meet up with a friend who lives a mile away? You’re likely driving. Going to the gym that’s across town? Probably driving. Want some sunflower seeds from the gas station? Driving there, too. Many of us drive for everything and only bike for recreational purposes or fitness …