Bike Michiana Coalition (BMC)

$1,000 – Helmets for 3rd grade safety classes

$5,000 – IN MI River Valley Trail
$2,500 – Pumpkinvine Trail
$1,500 – South Bend Bikeway Signage
$1,000 – Granger Paths

$2,000 – Helmets for 3rd grade safety classes
3 foot law South Bend Ordinance

$10,000 – Granger Paths
$5,000 – Pumpkinvine Trail

3rd grade safety classes
South Bend 3 foot Ordinance enacted

$15,000 – IN MI River Valley Trail

3rd grade safety classes

$15,000 – IN MI River Valley Trail (Give Local challenge match)
$20,000 – Mishawaka Mary Gibbard Park Bike Trail
$1,000 – Chikaming Township Trail signage
$1,000 – Marquette Greenway Trail survey

Assist with planning and completion of Riverside Trail Extension

Bicycle Friendly Community award at Bronze level result from reapplication

Bikeway Way Finding signs installed- BMC funded a portion of the initial signs

Inclusion of Urban Adventure to BMC.

Increased Bike Safety Classes by 3 more schools totaling 6 public schools and 3 private schools

Increased Bike to School Day to 4 schools

Support Indiana- Michigan Trail with ongoing financial support and communication

Increases involvement with NIMBA,Northern Indiana Mountain Biking Association- Added John Marquardt, President of NIMBA to BMC Board

Bike to Work Week

Bike Michiana for Hospice

SHARE THE ROAD….EVERY LIFE COUNTS, Awareness ride through city with bicycles, motor vehicles, motorcycles, runners, wheelchairs

Bike races in downtown streets

Established relationships with New Mayor, Pete Buttegieg and representatives of  Police department

Introduced Bill 13-12, the 3 Foot Passing Law, to the Common Council

Partnered with the City of South Bend to begin participation in the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation (NBPD) Project.


Financially Supported

*Granger Paths-$2500

*Indiana/Michigan trail-$2500

*Pumpkin Vine trail-$2500

MMC/MBA Bicycle Safety program