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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Is the time right for Michiana Bike Sharing?

By | 2013-12-06T10:45:57+00:00 December 6th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: |

Bikeshare Docking Station in Washington DC Fourteen greater South Bend bike and transportation officials and advocates gathered to explore the possibility of a Bike Sharing Program in Michiana. The occasion included a Webinar presentation by the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP) in a meeting room at the main St. Joseph County Library. [...]

IN-MI Trail awarded $5,000 by BMC

By | 2013-07-03T17:22:39+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Infrastructure, News|

From left to right:Jim Ringler, Bill Lee, Judy Lee, Harry Thibault, and Pete Jank The Bike Michiana Coalition has presented Niles Township a check for $5,000, earmarked for their portion of the IN-MI River Valley Trail. This is the largest single grant given by the BMC, and shows local residents and planning agencies that [...]

Bike to Work week is here. Click here for details.

By | 2019-05-24T09:17:42+00:00 May 13th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events|

WSBT-TV Report6:41 a.m. EDT, May 13, 2013  The streets of South Bend and its surrounding areas will likely be packed with a lot more bikes than usual -- Monday marks the beginning of Bike to Work Week. Despite the chilly weather Monday morning, the annual event encourages workers to skip the car -- and pedal to work [...]

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Ride of Silence in Goshen

By | 2013-05-09T20:10:26+00:00 May 9th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Group Rides: Special, News|

WHO: Any and all cyclists who legally share the road (road, mountain, recreational, race, triathlon) WHAT: The world-wide Ride of Silence Bike Ride. This is a free ride that asks cyclists to ride no faster than 12 miles per hour (a minimum of 8 mph) and remain silent for the duration of the hour-long ride. WHEN: [...]

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