Active Transportation in Michiana

By | 2015-09-05T10:20:38+00:00 September 5th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , |

MACOG four county region Active Transportation is the means of getting around by human energy, primarily walking and bicycling. According to the Michiana Area Council of Governments (MACOG), this transportation mode promotes healthy people, a healthy environment, a healthy economy and mobility for all. There is growing interest in active transportation, not only in [...]

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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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Local National Bike Challenge winners announced

By | 2014-10-09T08:31:41+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , |

Congratulations to Jamie Smith of South Bend and Katie Michalczyk of Goshen. Each of them has won a $30 gift certificate at Fiddler’s Hearth in downtown South Bend. The winners were randomly selected from the top 10 finishers of each gender. In the women’s drawing, Judy Lee was randomly chosen, but she had declared herself ineligible [...]

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Another opportunity for cyclists to make their voices heard

By | 2014-10-05T13:09:32+00:00 October 5th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

The City of South Bend has invited the public to an open house to view and comment on plans for Lincolnway West improvements. The open house will be Thursday, October 9 at the LaSalle Branch Library, 3232 W. Ardmore Trail. The library is just a few hundred yards west of Bendix Drive on the City’s west [...]

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