Burque CiQlovia 2018 is Big Success

More attendees, more families, more roadway treatments, and more activities greeted those taking over Southern Ave. SE yesterday for Albuquerque’s 2018 CiQlovia.

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Centerpiece to the event was this rainbow treatment at the intersection of Southern and Chama

 

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Mayor Keller and the Fall colors also attended

 

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Last year’s short buffer-protected bike lane was this year longer, bluer, and with geometric protection
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A good band, a rock wall, and other activities alongside Phil Chacon Park
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And inroads (see what I did there?) were made toward conquering Louisiana Blvd. for next year, extending possibly to…
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…this brand-new mural along Southern at Emerson Elementary School

 

Event organizers, including International District Healthy Communities CoalitionVision Zero Albuquerque, Healthy Here NM, and BikeABQ are heartily thanked and commended for the hard work and planning that went into a finely tuned event. Thanks also to walking/cycling community policing help from APD and to everyone else who made it such a pleasantly “chill but not chilly” Sunday mid-October afternoon.

 

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