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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: [...]

LaSalle Trail and Granger Paths approvals in St. Joseph County

By | 2013-10-02T12:07:43+00:00 October 2nd, 2013|Categories: Facilities, Infrastructure, Routes|Tags: , , |

LaSalle Trail currently ends at Cleveland Road. It is scheduled to extend northward. Another step in the completion of these two bicycle/pedestrian projects has been approved, according to the South Bend Tribune. The St. Joseph County Commissioners Tuesday accepted engineering proposals for both future construction projects. The federal aid projects are for an extension [...]

Notre Dame Avenue and Juniper Road hit new highs in Michiana bicycle traffic

By | 2013-09-23T11:42:41+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|Categories: Bicycle Traffic Counts, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , |

The diamonds in this chart show the most likely annualized traffic volume, in thousands. The blue bar shows the range of possibilities, based on counts made in the past fifteen months. (Click to enlarge) The bicycle & pedestrian counts have been completed for the fall of 2013. Of the six locations counted, two showed [...]

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$18,400 in local bicycle funding announced

By | 2013-04-03T22:38:34+00:00 March 22nd, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, education, Events, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , , , , |

The Bike Michiana Coalition (BMC) has approved 2013 funding for six local bicycle organizations and projects as well as memberships in two statewide and two national bicycle advocacy organizations. This funding supports the BMC 3-E’s mission of Encouraging bicycling for commuting and recreation; Expanding and improving bicycle infrastructure; and Educating citizens and government about bicycle safety [...]

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Bike the Bend early registration is open

By | 2013-02-10T18:11:19+00:00 February 10th, 2013|Categories: Events, Group Rides: Special|Tags: , , , , |

Join bicycle riders of all ages and skill levels riding side by side on vehicle restricted streets and trails in and around South Bend, IN. Discover or rediscover the community and the fun of a bike ride. The route stretches from St. Patrick’s County Park in St. Joseph County to Merrifield Park in Mishawaka, IN and [...]