Awards name bike-friendly destinations

The Bike Friendly Destination Awards Program honored businesses, organizations and institutions that have provided advocacy and infrastructure improvements to support bicycling for employees or visitors on Thursday.

The program honored more than 70 organizations, including Metro and TANK, the cities of Cincinnati and Newport, UC, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Macy's and Findlay Market.

The program was developed by Queen City Bike to encourage more people to commute to work and other destinations by bicycle.

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