Cyclovia April 6th By the Numbers

A team of volunteers with Pima Association of Governments – Cyclovia partner for the last five years (!) – conducted over 200 participant surveys at the last Cyclovia on April 6th to get a better idea of travel and spending patterns, as well as a whole host of other data during Tucson’s biggest active transportation event. Take a look at this great infographic detailing some of the big takeaways from that survey.

cyclovia-postevent-infographic-v4Some highlights include the fact that this year, 1 out every 3 Cyclovia participants had never participated before meaning we are reaching new audiences every year.

More than 70% of you who attended Cyclovia walked, took the bus or rode your bike to the event – that’s awesome and a cheap way to get downtown, which means you had extra cash in your pockets for…

You showed love for Tucson’s local businesses! In just 5 hours, Cyclovia participants spent over a quarter million dollars at local businesses and restaurants. That’s huge!

If you’d like more information about the survey results, send an email to Gabe Thum, Transportation Planner at PAG, gthum@pagnet.org.

Now, take your right or left hand and give yourselves a hearty pat on the back – good job Tucson!