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​How To Become A Bike Commuter

By | 2019-05-20T11:33:02+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Categories: Advocacy, education|

Biking Resources Many people aspire to bike to work. It’s a great goal.But riding your bike to work the first time can be a bit intimidating. So we’ve put together this complete guide to bike commuting: it’ll tell you what to expect from your commuting, the equipment you need, things to consider, safety considerations, and a whole lot more. 101 Benefits Of Cycling That Will [...]

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Indiana State Police and Michiana Bike Coalition talk about safety with bikes on the road

By | 2019-05-20T15:17:33+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Categories: Advocacy|

Sharing the road with a bike may not be the easiest thing to do. After recent deaths of people being hit by cars, it is important to always remain aware. WSBT 22 spoke with a biker from the Michiana Bike Coalition. J.V. Peacock has been an avid biker for years. He has always practiced safe biking. [...]

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Active Transportation in Michiana

By | 2015-09-05T10:20:38+00:00 September 5th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , |

MACOG four county region Active Transportation is the means of getting around by human energy, primarily walking and bicycling. According to the Michiana Area Council of Governments (MACOG), this transportation mode promotes healthy people, a healthy environment, a healthy economy and mobility for all. There is growing interest in active transportation, not only in [...]

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Bikes on the South Shore train – take a survey!

By | 2015-02-19T10:25:22+00:00 February 19th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission has created a survey to find out whether residents are interested in the possibility of allowing bikes onto South Shore trains. The commission posted a press release to its website. The survey was reported by ABC57 news. The BMC is encouraging cyclists to participate in the survey, even if an [...]

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Another opportunity for cyclists to make their voices heard

By | 2014-10-05T13:09:32+00:00 October 5th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

The City of South Bend has invited the public to an open house to view and comment on plans for Lincolnway West improvements. The open house will be Thursday, October 9 at the LaSalle Branch Library, 3232 W. Ardmore Trail. The library is just a few hundred yards west of Bendix Drive on the City’s west [...]

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