Author : All posts by Mark Dieterich

08

Sep

Linear Park Opening Update
Linear Park Opening Update

We just received an update from RIDOT: the new estimated opening of the George Redman Linear Park is November 2014 October 26, 2014. Perhaps we can convince them to clear the snow, since the opening was delayed by four months from READ MORE

08

May

Bike Path Counting
Bike Path Counting

We were contacted by Hillary Leonard from URI’s Transportation Center asking us to put out a call for help.  The Transportation Center is looking at the economic and social impact of Rhode Island’s bike paths and hoping to collect some READ MORE

04

Feb

Rising From Ashes Encore Showing – Feb 18th
Rising From Ashes Encore Showing – Feb 18th

  Rising From Ashes, the award-winning feature-length documentary about Team Rwanda, will have an encore screening at the Cable Car Cinema and Café  in Providence on Tuesday, February 18 at 8:30 p.m. Those who had tickets to the shows on READ MORE

31

Jan

Restructuring South Main
Restructuring South Main

James Kennedy, over on the Transport Providence blog, posted some conceptual re-designs (done by Jonathan Harris) that RIDOT could do during their upcoming re-working of South Main Street.  These two seemed to be best options from a bikecentric view. The READ MORE

31

Jan

Using Snow to Show Real Street Behavior
Using Snow to Show Real Street Behavior

The next time it snows, rather than get grumpy because you can’t ride your bike or frustrated because people aren’t shoveling the sidewalk in front of their house… grab a camera.  Why you might ask? I happened upon an article READ MORE

10

Dec

Dear Motorist…
Dear Motorist…

20

Nov

Book Signing with Bill Humphreys
Book Signing with Bill Humphreys

The Bike Shop Cafe in Narragansett is hosting Bill Humphreys as he signs copies of his book “The Jersey Project”. Former International Cyclist, USA National Team Coach & author Bill Humphreys will be at The Bike Stop on Sunday, December READ MORE

07

Nov

Man Pleads Guilty in Crash with Cyclists
Man Pleads Guilty in Crash with Cyclists

  According to an article in the Westerly Sun   a Charlestown man admitted to impaired driving in a crash that injured two bicyclists on Ashaway Road in Hopkinton on Sept. 28.   It goes on to say that   READ MORE

05

Nov

Providence Bicycling Master Plan – Electronic Copy

For those unable to join Mayor Taveras for the today’s 9:45am unveiling of the Providence Bicycle Master Plan, here is an electronic copy. We’d love to hear what you think of the plan, so please add your voice through a READ MORE

01

Nov

A Bicycling Master Plan for Providence
A Bicycling Master Plan for Providence

Join Mayor Angel Taveras and the Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission for the release of Bike Providence. Tuesday, November 5, 2013 9:45-10:30am Pleasant Valley Parkway near River Avenue Bring your bicycle and enjoy the new bike paths along Pleasant READ MORE