The coalition has earmarked $3,500 for support of bicycle advocacy, infrastructure and safety. Three specific programs have been identified, and funding has been set aside to support them. The programs are Children’s Education, South Bend Bike Lanes, and the LaSalle Trail. […]
Organizers had feared South Bend's new Riverside Trail would not be completed in time for the event due to a collapsed retaining wall. However the wall is currently being rebuilt, and pavement is expected to be ready for the upcoming September 13 ride. The wall at the intersection of Riverside and Oakwood has been jinxed [...]
Witnesses saw two young men jump on the unattended police bikes and ride away. The incident occurred Friday afternoon in downtown South Bend. Read the full story in the South Bend Tribune.
September 20th, 2009, starting 7:30 a.m. Starts and ends near South Bend, IN at St. Patrick's Park on Laurel Rd. north of Auten Rd. Road and mountain bike routes through scenic river areas of both Michiana states. Your choice of 5 routes from 2 to 70 miles, including a 2-mile kid's ride inside the park. Pancake breakfast [...]
There were two articles about bicycle advocacy in today's Tribune. One, by Joe Ditts and with comments from Paul Taylor, highlights the proposed legislative changes that are currently being discussed on Bike Michiana. It also covers the push to establish South Bend as a Bicycle Friendly Community and has comments from Danny Graber and Tom Price [...]