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City of Hattiesburg hopes Hub City will turn into 'Bike City'

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Hattiesburg is becoming bikable.

A $900,000 project, which has been in the works for about two years, has the city painted with bike lanes alongside city streets.

About eight feet along the right side of Mobile and Fourth Steets in downtown has been give to bikes. Dotted with bicycle symbols, block by block, one city engineer says this project is just one part of a master plan to make the Hub City a bike city.

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