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IN-MI Trail News

By | 2012-02-07T21:27:55+00:00 February 7th, 2012|Categories: Facilities, News, Routes|Tags: , |

Four things are in the works to move this project closer to completion. The bicycle/pedestrian trail will eventually stretch between Niles, Mich. and Mishawaka, Ind.: and maybe beyond. Most noteworthy, is the new lease agreement between Niles Township and American Electric Power Co. (AEP) that is in the works. AEP owns a high power line that [...]

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You guys drove here? You guys are crazy.

By | 2012-01-30T20:26:15+00:00 January 30th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Being an advocate for bikes as a transportation alternative, I’ve got to share this story with you from the Miami Herald. It’s a report on one of professional basketball’s  best athletes, LeBron James: a native of Ohio who is currently playing for the Miami Heat. Here’s the report. […]

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New bicycle friendly map published

By | 2012-01-13T18:33:41+00:00 January 13th, 2012|Categories: Facilities, Infrastructure, News, Routes|

The Southwest Michigan Plan Commission has just published a map that can help cyclists find the best places to ride.  The map shows the low volume roads that cyclists prefer in green. It also highlights roads with a wide shoulder or bike lane. There’s even a listing of state and area parks with a [...]

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SB 0101 – Three Feet Please advocates toolkit

By | 2012-01-06T16:57:20+00:00 January 6th, 2012|Categories: Advocacy, News|

I've been asked by a number of people how they can help get this bill passed. I've put together an advocates toolkit that will make citizen involvement easier. Click TOOLKIT to get started. If you have a problem with the links not working as expected, you can download the toolkit by clicking the "Download original" button [...]

Senate Bill 101 – Three feet please

By | 2012-01-03T22:02:53+00:00 January 3rd, 2012|Categories: Advocacy, News|Tags: |

Senator Broden has sponsored a 3 foot passing bill in the Indiana General Assembly. It is slated to be assigned to the Committee on Corrections, Criminal and Civil Matters. Here's the legal synopsis of the bill: "Provides that it is a Class C infraction for a person driving a vehicle overtaking a bicycle to not allow [...]