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Take bike commuting for a test ride

By | 2016-05-11T15:54:24+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Michiana Bike to Work Week begins next week, but that word “work” — well, it isn’t necessary. You can experiment with riding to the store instead, or to the library, café or church. Or ask experienced commuters how they get to work safe and clean while you enjoy free blueberry pancakes, the bike movie and the [...]

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National group ranks South Bend third in the nation for complete streets

By | 2016-04-13T16:14:45+00:00 April 13th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

FOR RELEASE: Tuesday, April 12, 2016 Today, the City of South Bend’s Complete Streets plan was recognized as the third best in the nation in Smart Growth America’s Best Complete Streets Policies of 2015. A Complete Streets approach creates an integrated transportation system that supports safe travel for people of all ages and abilities, including pedestrians, [...]

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Massive bike, pedestrian trail connecting Niles to Mishawaka making progress

By | 2016-04-08T09:36:42+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Imagine, being able to ride your bike from Niles to Mishawaka without having to risk your life on a busy road. Soon, that may be a reality thanks to the Indiana-Michigan River Valley Trail. When it's complete, there will be 34 miles of off-road bike and pedestrian trails connecting the two cities.  Much of the Indiana-Michigan [...]

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Charting a brewery tour by bike and train

By | 2016-04-06T10:47:20+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Posted on Apr 6, 2016 by Joseph Dits By the time Serge Lubomudrov and his two microbrew-loving buddies rolled their bikes onto the South Shore train in Chicago, their aim to visit South Bend — for the first time ever — had been brewing for a long time. Snow couldn’t stop them. Nor a forecast with [...]

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