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Make sure the city hears your transit needs at this community meeting. Mountain Metropolitan Transit has proposed changes for this fall, and they need public input and feedback before taking action.

Transit Public Meeting (see p. 11 for more)

Thursday, July 14, 5-6 p.m.

City Council Chambers

107 N. Nevada Ave., #300

Contact: transitinfo@springsgov.com, facebook.com/MountainMetro

Walk/run/crawl for kids

Strap on your sneakers and run (or toddle) alongside the Institute of Real Estate Management's Chapter 53. This is their fourth year of running to raise money for the Children's Hospital of Colorado NICU. Register by July 14.

IREM Charity 5k Walk/Run/Crawl

Saturday, July 16, 7:30 a.m.

America the Beautiful Park

126 Cimino Drive, $15-$30

Contact: irem53.org

Say thanks

Celebrate with the motorcycle riders of the Iron Pony Express, who raise money so children with disabilities can spend time at the Easter Seals' Rocky Mountain Village, a special summer camp where 24/7 care is provided.

Chucker's Appreciation Celebration

Sunday, July 17, 5 p.m.

Brickhouse Bar and Grill

424 S. Nevada Ave., free

Contact: 645-8904

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 39.

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