Author : All posts by Kathleen

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May

Check here for a great challenge this week. James Baumgartner took some beautiful pictures along the Blackstone River Bikeway for you to try to find. Please remember to adhere to all the new normal rules: mask, distance and if itRead More

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May

Calling all Rhode Island bicyclists! Even though it will look a bit different this year, May is still Bike Month and we at RI Bike will be celebrating all month long. We have some fun local activities for you andRead More

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Apr

PROGRESS ON THE FIRST MILE – SITE INVESTIGATIONS April 16, 2020 Here’s what the attached notice (see below) from Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management and Rhode Island Department of Transportation means: The Shared Use Path (aka First Mile Bikeway)Read More

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Apr

As is probably obvious, the advocacy meeting that would normally be held on Monday, April 13 is canceled. However, that does not mean that advocacy is canceled. I know that many of you have interesting and important ideas about howRead More

02

Apr

April 2, 2020 If you take a look at recommendations for managing this unusual time, safely and by the rules, you’ll see that biking is there. It’s not only safe, it’s recommended for your mental and physical health. Have youRead More

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Feb

Are you curious about the work RI Bike does? Want to help make biking better in Rhode Island but aren’t sure how? Interested in meeting awesome people who share your interests? Have a little time to donate but don’t wantRead More

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Feb

At tomorrow night’s Providence City Council meeting, Councilwoman Ryan intends to introduce an ordinance that would stall many public works projects by adding onerous and unnecessary requirements. If approved, this ordinance would delay many improvement projects, including those necessary forRead More

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Jan

We have good news! Vulnerable road user legislation that the Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition endorses is moving along at the General Assembly. Sponsored by Senator Archambault and Representative McNamara, two companion vulnerable road user bills have been introduced that wouldRead More

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Jan

Do these people speak for you? They will unless you show up to support the new urban trail on Mt. Pleasant Avenue. The City of Providence is holding a meeting about a new protected bike way on Mt. Pleasant Avenue,Read More

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Jan

Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition is deeply disappointed that Governor Raimondo’s $64-million bond proposal includes no mention of bike projects. Despite a complete Statewide Bike Mobility Plan which calls for significant investment in bike infrastructure across the state, the new bondRead More