Category Archives : Counties

29

Mar

Join the Aquidneck Island Reuse Planning Authority (AIRPA) on Thursday, April 7th as it presents a set of alternatives for Naval Station Newport’s 225 acres of surplus land at a public meeting to be held at the Community College ofRead More

20

Mar

The South County Independent reports that a public hearing is scheduled for Monday, March 28, at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall.  The only item up for discussion will be bike paths on the property. This hearing most likely will beRead More

15

Mar

According to an article in the Barrington Patch, the “White Church” bridge is scheduled to be replaced in less than three years.  For those who have ridden over this bridge sometime in the past, say five years, it’s certainly oneRead More

17

Feb

This coming Saturday, Recycle-a-Bike is gathering for their first moving day.  We received the following request: We are looking for 12-15 volunteers to help us take down our shed. The day will be broken into two shifts, 8am – noonRead More

15

Feb

Several bike related issues came up at yesterday’s Environment Council’s roundtable with RIDOT Director Mike Lewis.  One agenda item was an update on earmarks, special Federal funds that are paying for most of our state’s bike projects, but are threatenedRead More

15

Feb

The 2011 VeloSprints fundraising series continues.  Six sessions in at McFadden’s on Monday nights and the leaders are beginning to emerge.  They’ll face the leaders from three other venues (Ocean Mist, Eastern Mountain Sports and Waxy O’Connor’s) in the championshipRead More

09

Feb

Winter is taking its toll on our roads. Local riders are recording the pot holes, frost heaves and crevices to be wary of.

20

Jan

VeloSprints resumed last night at Eastern Mountain Sports in Cranston. It was great!  Some folks who have been kind of checking it out, but weren’t sure tried it and learned that sprinting 500m is a whole different – and engagingRead More

19

Jan

We just received notification from the City of East Providence of a public hearing tomorrow (January 20th) @ 7pm, to: present the City of East Providence’s proposed wastewater improvement project to eliminate sewage overflows.  The project involves the installation ofRead More

11

Jan

Abel Collins from the Sierra Club reports that South Kingston is the latest Rhode Island town to pass a Complete Streets resolution.  While the resolution is not binding, it is a step in the right direction and shows the townRead More