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Bike Safety Classes Scheduled

By | 2014-04-14T09:05:58+00:00 April 14th, 2014|Categories: education, Events, News|

Volunteer Jo Broden fits a helmet to a 3rd grader Bike Michiana Coalition is celebrating spring by teaching bicycle safety classes to local elementary school students. The lessons include bicycle rules of the road, trails and sidewalks. Judy Lee, President of the coalition said “The classes are tailored to third grade students because this [...]

MACOG Invites Public Comment on IN-MI Trail Extension

By | 2014-04-12T16:56:32+00:00 April 12th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

  The proposed LaSalle Trail in northern St. Joseph County is a critical section of trail extending from Roseland to the Michigan State Line. Nearly a mile of it has already been constructed in Roseland, and a half mile section from Cleveland Road to Darden Road is scheduled for construction in 2015. Now half of the [...]

Collegiate Bike Race Weekend: more than 25 volunteers needed

By | 2014-03-29T11:28:38+00:00 March 29th, 2014|Categories: Events, Racing|Tags: |

Over 200 racers from Midwest colleges will descend on Michiana to compete in the fourth annual Midwest Collegiate Cycling Conference (MWCCC) Race Weekend hosted by the Notre Dame Cycling Team. The MWCCC includes college teams from Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. They will be competing on Saturday and Sunday, April 12 and 13: [...]

South Bend to add protected on-street bicycle lanes

By | 2014-03-24T13:40:43+00:00 March 7th, 2014|Categories: Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

One of the visual aids at a recent open house If current plans hold, a major east-west artery in downtown South Bend will be sporting new sharrows and protected bike lanes in the summer of 2014. As part of a streetscape project intended to make the area more attractive, safer, and friendlier, 0.3 miles [...]

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South Shore Line Receives Public Comment about Bikes on Trains

By | 2014-02-20T15:19:57+00:00 February 20th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , |

Bike parking at South Shore station in South Bend A key phase of a study largely paid for with federal funds has just been concluded.  When fully completed, the study will show the feasibility of allowing roll-on bicycles on the South Shore commuter rail line, which runs between South Bend and Chicago. Currently, the [...]

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