Author : All posts by Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition

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May

Friday: Celebrate Bikes on Your Way to Work in These 3 Rhode Island Cities

Bike to Work Day is the origin of all National Bike Month events.  Started in 1956, this day is a time to try out commuting to work by bike, even if that’s not something you’d normally do.  This year, Bike READ MORE

14

May

Establishing offenses for harming or killing someone walking, biking, or riding a scooter won’t end road violence in Rhode Island, but it does pave the way for an inclusive future that accounts for EVERYONE using our streets. The Rhode Island READ MORE

06

May

Great #BikeMonthRI Rides in May

May is Bike Month in Rhode Island and there are some great rides around the state that you don’t want to miss. The best part? All these rides are free! Portsmouth Farm-To-Farm Bike Ride Portsmouth – May 11, 10A – READ MORE

03

May

On Wednesday, May 8, at 6:30 PM at Mount Pleasant High School, the community is invited to review a proposal from the Rhode Island Department of Transportation for implementing traffic calming measures on Mount Pleasant Avenue in Providence. The proposal READ MORE

22

Feb

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation has withdrawn proposed changes to State Transportation Improvement Program.  This includes the proposal to cut $27 million from bike/ped projects in Transportation Alternatives. Citing an unanticipated influx of $70 million in federal funds allocated READ MORE

21

Feb

RIDOT wants to divert $27 million away from projects intended to make biking and walking in the state better.  State Transportation Improvement Plan (STIP) Major Amendment 11 proposes to reduce the Transportation Alternatives program by nearly $27 million in the READ MORE

08

Feb

The Town of Portsmouth, RI, is planning to vote on a resolution at the next town council meeting in response to RIDOT’s proposed Statewide Transportation Improvement Program Major Amendment #11. The Amendment proposes to cut $26.52M from the Transportation Alternatives READ MORE

26

Jan

 Rhode Island’s Department of Transportation proposes to slash funding for bicycle projects, despite 78.9% approval for the recent Green Economy Bond. The major amendment to the State Transportation Improvement Plan was presented to the State Planning Council’s Transportation Advisory Committee READ MORE

25

Jan

From the Transportation Advisory Committee STATE PLANNING COUNCIL TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE Public Notice State Transportation Improvement Program Major Amendment #11 The State Planning Council’s Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) is accepting comments on a proposed Major Amendment, classified as Amendment #11, to READ MORE

01

Oct

2018 RIBike Annual Member Meeting

Saturday, October 6, 5pm-7pm 186 Carpenter St, PVD It’s once again time to come together, celebrate what has been accomplished and meet kindred spirits working for better bicycling throughout Rhode Island. We’ll talk about the accomplishments made for the year READ MORE