Category Archives : Advocacy

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Feb

Do you have questions about the Bond Issues on the Rhode Island Special Election ballot? You may want to tune in to Common Cause RI’s Demystifying Democracy seminar on Thursday, February 25, starting at 7 PM. RI’s Treasurer Seth MagazinerRead More

15

Feb

Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition urges voters to REJECT Question 4 Question 4: $72 million for transportation infrastructure, to match federal funds for ports, highways, roads and bridges The RI Bike Board is highly skeptical of RIDOT and its claims. TheRead More

11

Jul

Do you have ideas for improving bicycling in Rhode Island? We want to hear them. Join us for our first Zoom Advocacy meeting on Monday July 13, 6-8 pm. As we have said before, many of our activities are onRead More

11

Jun

With great sadness, we announce the loss of our respected board member, Jerry Hobbs. Jerry brought a great deal to the RI Bike Board– critical thinking, creativity and an eagerness to get the projects done. He was an enthusiastic cyclistRead More

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May

There are five Fridays this May, so here’s another Friday scavenger hunt to try!

22

May

Here’s your weekly scavenger hunt challenge. This one is focused on Providence’s East Side and combines on-road and off-road riding. Follow the cue sheet and see how many of the pictures you can match! Ride safely and let us knowRead More

15

May

Oh, it is a beautiful day for a ride on a bike path! If you need a little extra motivation to get out on your wheels, here it is! Tricia Harris and Betty Bourret–a recent RI Cyclist of the Day!–Read More

09

May

If you have about 7 minutes or so to spare, please fill out this survey about biking behavior. Paths to Progress is a coalition of Rhode Island groups and individuals dedicated to recreational and transportation paths throughout our state. PathsRead More

09

May

Today we share a scavenger hunt from our friends at Bike Newport. The Not-Just-Newport scavenger hunt may be just the thing to perk up your weekend. As usual, please ride safely and follow all the distancing rules. If you go,Read More

04

May

Saddle up on this Rhode Island Independence Day to learn some Providence revolutionary history! Follow the link on our Bike Month page to a wonderful self guided bike tour designed by R.I. Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission’s Sarah Zurier. HaveRead More