Bike Michiana Coalition lends financial support for biking and walking

By | 2010-01-01T12:42:14+00:00 January 1st, 2010|Categories: Advocacy, education, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

The coalition has earmarked $3,500 for support of bicycle advocacy, infrastructure and safety. Three specific programs have been identified, and funding has been set aside to support them. The programs are Children’s Education, South Bend Bike Lanes, and the LaSalle Trail. […]

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Bicycle Trivia Quiz

By | 2008-12-02T02:14:40+00:00 December 2nd, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Commentary|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Not trivial stuff here - some pretty important issues I'm not a lawyer, but I have spent quite a bit of time studying bicycle laws and funding. Some of the things I have learned prompted me to write this little quiz. Take the quiz now... Now see the answers... Here's more trivia for people who like [...]

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Guide for Development of Bicycle Facilities

By | 2008-09-21T01:24:41+00:00 September 21st, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Routes|Tags: , , , |

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) have set standards for bike facilities. To the best of my knowledge, these standards are being followed throughout all of the United States in creating new bike paths and lanes.  You may want to scan some of those standards here.