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How can cyclists cope?

By | 2014-08-12T19:36:31+00:00 August 12th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , , |

Chippewa Ave. at Michigan St. and Main St. in South Bend, Ind. South Bend is committed to designing their streets to enable safe access for all users, including pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and transit riders of all ages and abilities. But this is a challenge at the Chippewa intersections with Main Street and Michigan Avenue [...]

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Conversion of the “Westside Greenway” (a.k.a Notre Dame Coal Line) into a multiuse trail

By | 2014-07-24T12:52:11+00:00 July 24th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: |

Graduate students at Indiana University South Bend have been studying two projects in conjunction with the City of South Bend. One study involves the southern downtown area, “South Hub” anchored by Four Winds Field. The other involves the abandoned railway on the city’s northwest side. The students will present their project concepts in a forum that [...]

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Indiana 2014 Trails Plan Update

By | 2014-07-21T11:35:44+00:00 July 21st, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Infrastructure, News|

The DNR Division of Outdoor Recreation is creating an update to the 2006-16 Indiana State Trails Plan: “Hoosiers on the Move.” The Trails Plan guides the development and expansion of a statewide system of trails to be used for public recreation and transportation. As part of the planning process, they’re conducting an online survey of statewide trails [...]

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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 [...]

“Women on Wheels!” – Women’s History at the Civil Rights Heritage Center

By | 2014-03-20T14:12:03+00:00 March 20th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Events|

March 26: 6:30 pm, Civil Rights Heritage Center (1040 W. Washington St., SB 46601). ” Join us for a panel discussion on the role bicycling has played in women’s empowerment from the 1880s to the present. Speakers from IU South Bend: Dr. April Lidinsky, Associate Professor and Director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program; Alison [...]

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