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Some Sneaky Rebels Just Ignored Years Of Political Infighting And Bam — Made Their Town Walkable

If you’re like me, when you’re visiting a town, the first thing you think is "I just wanna take a walk someplace cool." Then you go outside and you're like, ummmm. Right? It’s hard to find that information unless you know a local, so I just wind up wandering around like a chicken with its head cut off. Maybe I find something, maybe I don't. This is where the folks at Walk Your City *get me.* It's like they said to themselves: "What if we put local knowledge on a sign and just, like, put the signs up where people could see them?" So simple! Light poles are there! Let’s put 'em to use and get people walkin'! This is what happened.

Some Sneaky Rebels Just Ignored Years Of Political Infighting And Bam — Made Their Town Walkable
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Eviction seemed imminent for Dasha Kelly, 32, and her three young daughters Sharron, 8; Kia, 6; and Imani, 5, on Monday. The eviction moratorium expired over the weekend and it looked like there was no way for them to avoid becoming homeless.

The former Las Vegas card dealer lost her job due to casino closures during the pandemic and needed $2,000 to cover her back rent. The mother of three couldn't bear the thought of being put out of her apartment with three children in the scorching Nevada desert.

"I had no idea what we were going to do," Kelly said, according to KOAT.

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