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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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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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South Bend’s Northside Trail Public Hearing

By | 2011-10-28T13:50:20+00:00 October 28th, 2011|Categories: Events, Facilities, Infrastructure, News, Routes|Tags: , |

The Bike/Ped trail design has been virtually completed, and will be presented to the public at 6:00 on Wednesday, November 2, at the Nuner Primary Center, located at 2716 Pleasant Street. In the meeting, the public will learn about the design specifics, as well as the impact the trail may have on the historic structures in [...]

South Bend Unveils Plan to Complete River Walk

By | 2011-02-17T19:54:22+00:00 February 17th, 2011|Categories: Infrastructure, News, Routes|

The City of South Bend has issued a media release regarding its preferred plan to connect the river walk between South Bend and Mishawaka. South Bend's river walk currently stops at the IUSB campus, but the new section will extend it to Logan St, and thus provide connectivity to the Mishawaka river walk. For more information, [...]

The year in review – good things cycling in 2010

By | 2011-01-02T16:43:34+00:00 January 2nd, 2011|Categories: Advocacy, education, Events, Facilities, Group Rides: Special, Infrastructure, Maintenance, Mountain Biking, News, Routes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is the time of year to reflect on accomplishments for the year just ended. Here is a short summary of Michiana good things cycling. Bike to Work Week saw miles ridden in The Corporate Challenge increase to 26,154 from 16,179 (an increase of 74%). Also the number of teams increased to 119 from 111 (an [...]

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