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Old 09-08-05, 05:26 PM   #1
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I'm now an official Bike Advocate!

I was just hired by Santa Cruz's very own People Power! as an intern! I'll be making/taking calls regarding local improvements concerning pro-"non-car" transportation. It's a light job (about 5 hours a week), but I hope it'll have a strong impact on the community.
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Old 09-08-05, 05:36 PM   #2
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Old 09-08-05, 05:52 PM   #4
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Congratulations el twe!! Or perhaps it should be MR. El Twe now.
Be a fair advocate, do us proud!!
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<snip> It's a light job (about 5 hours a week), but I hope it'll have a strong impact on the community.
Our communities need all the young and passionate volunteers they can handle.
It's one thing to 'talk the talk' - you are now one of the few who actually 'walk the walk'.
Hoorah for el twe!
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Old 09-08-05, 08:03 PM   #6
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Old 09-08-05, 09:47 PM   #8
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You guys over here are awesome! It's so refreshing after lurking around the SS/FG forums. So, I logged my first 2 hours folding the newsletter and getting to know the other workers. My main task is organizing Bike to School day at my high school on October 6. That oughta be fun.
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