Runners are getting used to hearing bad news, as race after race announces a cancellation, postponement or pivot to a virtual event.

Finally, there’s some great news for runners and walkers, as both houses of Congress passed landmark legislation last week, the Great American Outdoors Act, that will help to maintain trails and create new ones all across the country.

Bernice Torregrossa: bernice92@aol.com

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Bailey Jones

This is terrific news. [thumbup]

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