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What are these crazy roadway markings

Bicyclists and motorists beware, a new type of marking is appearing on Wausau area city streets. Termed the Sharrow, Shared Lane Markings, consisting of a bicyclist and two chevrons, are to indicate to cyclists and motorists that bicycles may use the full lane of travel. The City of Wausau is excited to unveil 7 miles […]

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Grand Avenue Celebration Ride

Join Wausau Mayor Jim Tipple for a bike ride to showcase Grand Avenue and its new sharrows on Friday, October 24 at 11:30 am!! The ride will begin at the Grand Ave Shopping Center, 2201 Grand Ave, Wausau, and ending at Wausau City Hall. Drop in and ride to help raise awareness about bicycling in our […]

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Marathon County to unveil new bike route signs

Starting on May 9, 2013 bicycling the Wausau Metro Area should get a little bit easier. That’s the day the Marathon County Planning Commission and Wausau Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) unveil their new bicycle route maps and signage. The Wausau MPO worked with seven area municipalities to create a unified bicycle route plan and signage. […]

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