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Coalition co-founders, from left, Tim Witzmann, Mark Vanasse and David Mandel pose in their biking shirts at a Highway 35 closure point in the town of St. Joseph. (Submitted photo to Hudson Star Observer.)

Bike, pedestrian trails coalition sees a two-wheeled future


A new county advocacy group has a vision for the future, and it involves a LOT of bikes.

Lots of runners and walkers too.

“I think we’re kind of like Madison was 20 years ago when it comes to bike and pedestrian trails,” said Mark Vanasse, a co-founder of the St. Croix Bike and Pedestrian Trails Coalition.

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Chuck Nowlen
Chuck Nowlen joined the Star-Observer team as a business, township and general-assignment reporter in April, 2014 after a three-decade career in newspapers and magazines, and as a newsroom-management/business-planning consultant.
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