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The Evolution of South Bend’s Bike Network: 2006 to 2010

By | 2010-11-18T22:01:43+00:00 November 18th, 2010|Categories: Infrastructure, News, Routes|

South Bend City Planners Chris Dressel and Michael Divita have prepared a series of images showing the growth of South Bend's bike network over the past few years. The illustrated routes include separated bike / pedestrian paths, striped bicycle lanes and signed routes. For more detailed images, please visit the City's bicycle page.

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South Bend’s Northside Trail fine tuned at planning meeting

By | 2010-10-30T21:23:40+00:00 October 30th, 2010|Categories: Facilities, Infrastructure, News, Routes|Tags: , , , |

The proposed multi-use path that will hug the north bank of the St. Joseph River between IUSB and Logan Street was discussed in detail at a planning meeting on October 27. Residents of the River Park neighborhood and trail enthusiasts met with city officials and the planning consultant to discuss four alternatives, three of [...]

Michiana gears up for Bike Month

By | 2010-04-30T13:56:30+00:00 April 30th, 2010|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Facilities, Group Rides: Special, Infrastructure, News, Routes|Tags: , , , , , , |

May is Bike Month, and cyclists are being encouraged with more than just fair weather to increase their miles and activity levels. Months of planning will culminate in two major cycling events. Publicity is being rolled out for Bike the Bend and Bike to Work Week. Bike the Bend is an inaugural bike ride for Michiana. [...]

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Riverwalk Extention – Public Input Session

By | 2010-03-12T01:53:38+00:00 March 12th, 2010|Categories: Events, Infrastructure, News, Routes|Tags: , , , |

Meeting will be on Wednesday, March 24, 7:00 p.m. at the Nuner Primary Center, 2716 Pleasant Street South Bend has started a study for extending the existing riverwalk system to the east (21st street to Logan Street) connecting with the Mishawaka trail system.  This extension would expand the riverwalk to nearly 12 miles giving a comprehensive cyclist and [...]

Google Maps now includes Bike Routes

By | 2010-03-10T21:18:50+00:00 March 10th, 2010|Categories: News, Routes|

Google has just launched a new feature on their maps website: Bicycling. According to Google this has been the most requested addition to Google Maps. […]

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