Study: Recreation cycling in Washington generates $3.1 billion for state’s economy

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WSDOT Director Lynn Peterson talks bike tourism at the 2014 WA Bikes Gala and Auction

Biking is good for the state’s economy. It’s one of those ideas that seems fairly obvious, but we haven’t really had much solid data to know exactly how much cycling helps. Until now.

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