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Funeral Services for Peter Kaczor

By | 2008-08-29T14:22:08+00:00 August 29th, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Events, News|Tags: |

Services for Peter Kaczor (pronounced Kay-zer): Visitation: Tuesday, Sept. 2d, 4-7pm McGann Hay Funeral Funeral Chapel (new) 13260 SR 23 Granger, IN 46530 574/ 232-1411 Funeral: Wednesday, Sept. 3d, 10-11 am (visitation) 11am (Mass) Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church 24832 US Hwy 12 Edwardsburg, MI 49112 269/ 699-5870 Hope you can join us in [...]

Bike Station Planning Begins for South Bend

By | 2008-08-12T22:19:15+00:00 August 12th, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, News|

An eight-member team met last Friday morning, August 8th, to begin joint planning for a bicycle station in South Bend.   The team, which included bike commuters, local business and city government representatives identified key areas to research including perceived facility needs (secure bike parking, lockers, showers, etc.),  prospective users (bike to work-commuters vs. recreational users), possible locations, and potential funding sources. […]

Michiana Bike Summit Draws Ten Groups

By | 2008-08-09T02:30:24+00:00 August 9th, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Events, News|

The first Michiana Bike Summit, August 7th in South Bend drew 22 attendees, including representatives from each of ten area bike groups: the Bicycle Friendly Community team; Bike Station Planning team (S. Bend); Bike to Work Week team; Indiana Bicycle Coalition; Chain Reaction Bike Coalition (Goshen); Granger Paths; Michiana Bike Association; Paint the Town With Bike Lanes Committee (S. Bend); [...]

Bicycle Station Planning Meeting Aug. 8th

By | 2008-08-01T16:34:27+00:00 August 1st, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, News|

The Michiana Bike Coalition will hold a South Bend bike station information/planning meeting Friday morning, August 8th, 7-8am at the S. Bend Chocolate Cafe.  122 S. Michigan St, South Bend.   A "bike station" (or bicycle transit center) is a facility designed to serve the practical needs of bike commuters, city visitors and tourists.  See http://bikestation.org/FAQS.asp.  Info on the 24-hour facility at Millenium [...]

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355 Bikers Show for Patrick Sawyer Memorial Ride

By | 2008-07-30T00:00:18+00:00 July 30th, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Group Rides: Special, Group Rides: Weekly, News, Ride Reports|Tags: |

According to an Outpost employee at Tuesday evening's Pat Sawyer Memorial Ride, 355 bicyclists were present and counted as they left the parking lot of Northpointe School in Granger.   The Ride, organized by Matt Mooney and JV Peacock, was designated as a fundraiser for the Sawyer family.  J.V. said "Our goal is to raise $10,000 for Patrick's family."  A large number of donations [...]

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