Category Archives : Advocacy

19

May

Berlin has a better idea!

May 19, 2008 Op-Ed Columnist Stranded in Suburbia By PAUL KRUGMAN BERLIN I have seen the future, and it works. O.K., I know that these days you’re supposed to see the future in China or India, not in the heart READ MORE

18

May

We Need Your Input

Now Closed — Thanks to everyone who took the time to fill out our survey.  We will be working on analyzing the results and let you know where they lead us. The PBC has put together a quick survey asking READ MORE

13

May

We Need Your Input

In conjunction with Bike Week, the PBC has put together a quick survey asking about how you use your bike and what, if anything, can be done to get you on your bike more frequently. Our goal of the survey READ MORE

13

May

Mayor Menino Pedals for Boston Bike Lanes

Menino pedals for cycle-friendly city Boston to unveil its first dedicated bike lanes By Michael Levenson, Globe Staff | May 13, 2008 Blue track suit billowing, Mayor Thomas M. Menino pedaled up Congress Street, legs churning against a stiff wind READ MORE

07

May

More Traffic For Division Street

As if we aren’t already having enough fun with part of the Washington Bridge Pedestrian Bridge gone, eminent work to begin on the Henderson Bridge, WPRI reports that RIDOT announced today they will be lowering the weight limit on I-95 READ MORE

06

May

Climate Ride 2008

The people over at Climate Ride are planning a ride to raise awareness about the need to address climate changes.  The have put out a call for participation: Join us this Fall for the first multi-day supported bicycle tour where READ MORE

06

May

Don’t let them raid the mass transit account!

TRANSPORTATION: Congress looks to infrastructure funding for economic boost (05/06/2008) Josh Voorhees, E&E Daily reporter Amid growing concerns over a slowing economy, lawmakers are turning their attention to the nation’s infrastructure as one way to provide an economic boost. The READ MORE

06

May

Connecting RI to the Cape

Have you ever heard of the SouthCoast Bikeway? I just stumbled upon an article posted on SouthCoastToday.com discussing efforts to create a bikeway with The long-held dream is that, starting at the Rhode Island border, a cyclist might breeze along READ MORE

05

May

Florida passes 3-foot law

According to a Pantagraph article, Florida is the latest state to pass a 3-foot law, whereby vehicles are required to give cyclists at least 3 feet of clearance when passing. Violators face fines up to $500. Ed Barsotti, executive director READ MORE

04

May

May 4, 2008 Bike Lanes, Intended for Safety, Become Traffic Battlegrounds By COLIN MOYNIHAN James Frederick was in Manhattan cycling west in the Prince Street bike lane on a recent morning when a green Ford parked in the lane forced READ MORE