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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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South Shore Line Receives Public Comment about Bikes on Trains

By | 2014-02-20T15:19:57+00:00 February 20th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , |

Bike parking at South Shore station in South Bend A key phase of a study largely paid for with federal funds has just been concluded.  When fully completed, the study will show the feasibility of allowing roll-on bicycles on the South Shore commuter rail line, which runs between South Bend and Chicago. Currently, the [...]

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Bicycles on Amtrak Trains

By | 2012-02-10T22:35:53+00:00 February 10th, 2012|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

As a bicyclist, you know how difficult it can be to transport your bicycle.  The League of Michigan Bicyclists is currently circulating a petition to allow bicycles on Amtrak trains without taking them apart. The petition says “Seamless multi-modal connections are essential to a sustainable 21st century transportation system. It should be easy for [...]

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