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Tuesday, October 1 • 9:45am - 1:00pm
Mobile Workshop: From Door to Park Bike Tour FULL

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Meet at Waterhouse Pavilion by 9:30am so you can register for the conference and check-in with the mobile workshop leader before heading off to the mobile workshop as a group. 

Workshop transportation: via Bikes (Bikes will be provided)

Join a joint collaboration between City Government, Non-profit and Grassroots Advocacy Organizations on a bike ride from urban neighborhood to public park and greenway. This guided bike ride will highlight the proximity of high quality parks and greenways in Chattanooga, and on this ride we will identify problems and creative ways to improve the experience of getting from the neighborhood to park. Sterchi Farm Park and the South Chickamauga Greenway serve 30,000 (most disadvantaged) Chattanoogans, but many of the people are unaware of the park, nor do they have easy means of getting to the greenway other than driving. We hope that this workshop will result in actionable ways to improve the experience of getting from front door to neighborhood park.

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Aaron Cole

Director, Bike Walk Chattanooga
I am an Architect and Cyclist who lives in Chattanooga with my wife and two children. I am interested in means to make our community less car-centric. I commute by bike as often as possible, I enjoy bike packing and occasionally do some mountain biking.
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Akosua Cook

Parks Planner, City of Chattanooga - Parks and Outdoors
Akosua Cook is a Parks Planner for the City of Chattanooga where she develops park plans and identifies and prioritizes urban open space and park improvement projects for capital funding and then leads the design and construction processes for park projects approved within the five-year... Read More →

Tuesday October 1, 2019 9:45am - 1:00pm EDT
Waterhouse Pavilion