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  • Walk to Build a Strong Community in October

    by Guest Blogger | Oct 10, 2016

    Walking is a chance to get engaged with your town. This month, use your walks to note areas where improvements are needed, connect with local businesses and other neighbors and take action to make your community a great place to walk. Take time this month to say that you will use your walks as a way to improve your community and find new opportunities to engage with local businesses and neighbors. Share what you’re doing locally with #Walk4MyTown. If you’re participating in the #StepItUpUSA challenge, make your steps count toward improving your community. 

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