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THEN & NOW: the True Story of Sidewalks in Burien

Posted on Jun 13, 2016

“We want more sidewalks!” I hear that all the time when out on the street talking to folks. Understandably! I, too, walk a...

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Downtown Burien Mobility Study

Posted on Feb 7, 2016

News from the City of Burien regarding the Downtown Burien Mobility Study With Downtown Burien recognized by the Puget Sound Regional...

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Let’s Move, Burien!

Posted on Apr 7, 2015

Posted on the City of Burien Web Site: March 25, 2015 Burien adopts Resolution to become a ‘Let’s Move!’ City Burien has officially become...

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Downtown Burien Bike Rack Project Wrap-up

Posted on Mar 5, 2015

by Maureen Hoffmann, Walk/Bike Burien (WABI) President It’s been an epic and exhilarating project. The efforts have come from...

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New Fall 2014 Burien Recreation Guide

Posted on Aug 22, 2014

The new Fall 2014 Burien Recreation Guide is out and chuck-full of events and classes for all ages: music, dance and visual arts… after...

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Burien Puts Officers on Bikes

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

Burien Police Department’s Bicycle Patrol took to the streets of Burien Tuesday in its first official day of operation. You’ll...

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Lake to Sound Trail on Des Moines Drive

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

by Jack Mayne Reposted from the B-Town Blog The Burien City Council approved (July 21, 2014) an interagency agreement between the city and...

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Parade with WABI on the Fourth of July!

Posted on Jun 26, 2014

          Admit it…you’ve always wanted to be in a parade. Now’s your big chance! Join other WABI-ists in Burien’s...

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Burien Bike Day, May 16

Posted on May 2, 2014

Be part of the great stream of bikes glinting in the sunlight as Burien bikers pedal to work or school on Burien Bike Day, Friday, May 16....

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Like to Run? Volunteers Needed.

Posted on Mar 12, 2014

Like to RUN? Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services is SEEKING VOLUNTEERS for a new running group. It will meet every Saturday at...

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New Bike Racks in Burien: 1 of 10 Great Things Happening in Washington State

Posted on Feb 4, 2014

WABI Burien is pleased that our new bike racks were listed as one of “Ten Great Things Happening in Washington State” by the...

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Applause to Our Bike Rack Sponsors

Posted on Jun 30, 2013

In the fall of 2012, WABI Burien and the City of Burien applied for and were awarded a grant of $10,000 from the Washington State...

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100 Ribbon Cutters

Posted on Jun 30, 2013

What a great day for 100 people to cut some ribbon and celebrate. With the new bike racks in Burien and all the community support, (in...

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Burien Bike Racks Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Posted on Jun 18, 2013

Build Bike Culture in Burien: BUY BURIEN BY BIKE. Now it’s easier to hop on your bike, head into town and do your shopping at the...

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Bike Racks Installed in Burien’s Public Right-of-Way This Morning

Posted on Jun 12, 2013

Let the bikes roll in Burien. This morning, (June 12, 2013) starting at 6:30, the Burien Public Works crew installed 24 bike racks in the...

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Where Are the Bike Racks in Town?!

Posted on Mar 28, 2013

It doesn’t encourage people to ride their bikes into town to do their shopping and errands when there are few places to safely lock...

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Happy New Year, WABI-ists!

Posted on Jan 2, 2013

Our new year is starting out with some beautiful days to get out on two feet and two wheels! Blue skies, sunshine and brisk, fresh air....

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3-Day Bicycle and Pedestrian Count Gets Underway

Posted on Sep 25, 2012

  Bike/Ped count day number one got started today with overcast skies, but ended with sunshine and bright blue overhead....

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Bike/Ped Count: Help Tally Feet and Bike Wheels

Posted on Sep 17, 2012

The Annual Bicycle and Pedestrian Count will be taken at locations throughout Washington State in nearly 40 jurisdictions, including...

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New Transportation Vision for Burien

Posted on Apr 11, 2012

IMPORTANT COUNCIL MEETING APRIL 16! Since May, 2011 a transportation consultant and the Transportation Master Plan Advisory Committee...

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