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First Lady Recognizes Mayor Hindman and Columbia, Missouri’s Pedestrian Network

January 23, 2010

In her speech to the U.S. Conference of Mayors on January 20, First Lady Michelle Obama complimented the town of Columbia, MO, where America Walks Board Member Ian Thomas and America Walks organizational member The PedNet Coalition have been working with the Mayor’s office for years to build an active and healthy community. Mrs. Obama said, “Mayor Darwin Hindman of Columbia, MO is building a system of walkways and bikeways in his city that will connect businesses and shopping centers to schools, parks, and neighborhoods.” Click here to read more.