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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 [...]

Red means go?

By | 2013-01-18T21:14:34+00:00 January 18th, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: |

Cyclists would be able to run a red light. Motorcyclists and bicyclists should get liberty to go through red lights — in certain instances — according to a bill co-authored by Crawfordsville Republican Rep. Tim Brown. House Bill 1118 would amend Indiana motor vehicle code to allow operators of motorcycles, motorized bicycles, motorscooters and [...]

IN-MI Trail completion by 2018?

By | 2013-01-18T14:01:49+00:00 January 18th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , , |

Indiana (blue) and Michigan (red) proposals The Indiana-Michigan River Valley Trail is a 34 mile multi-use trail extending from Niles, MI to Mishawaka, IN (and someday beyond). As with all bicycle/pedestrian transportation projects, it is a favorite project of nearly all regional residents, but a favorite scapegoat of many transportation skeptics: as such it [...]

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Bicycle Traffic Analyzed in South Bend and St. Joseph County

By | 2012-12-27T19:01:36+00:00 December 27th, 2012|Categories: Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

A second bicycle-pedestrian count has been completed in Michiana. The study shows that bike traffic along South Bend’s Notre Dame Avenue is among the highest in the area. The first count, conducted during the summer while schools were out of session, showed the highest traffic location to be Riverside Trail. Counts were made by Michiana volunteers, [...]

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Michiana bike/ped counts

By | 2012-10-01T17:10:32+00:00 August 22nd, 2012|Categories: Advocacy, Infrastructure, News|Tags: |

Michiana has joined a national effort to collect biking and walking usage data. Volunteers are needed to maintain this effort, and make South Bend and Michiana a leader in healthful recreation and non-motorized transportation. The next count dates are Sept 11, 12 & 13.  Volunteers for one or all three dates are welcome. One of the [...]

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