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Minneapolis out-pedals San Fran, Portland for tops on Bike Score

Bike Score -- an offshot of the popular site Walk Score -- provides a 0-100 rating of the bikeability of a location based on the availability of bike infrastructure the hilliness of the area, amenities and road connectivity, and the number of bike commuters. The Mill City sits proudly atop the site's first ranking of cities.
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Bike Score -- an offshot of the popular site Walk Score -- provides a 0-100 rating of the bikeability of a location based on the availability of bike infrastructure the hilliness of the area, amenities and road connectivity, and the number of bike commuters. The Mill City sits proudly atop the site's first ranking of cities.

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