Category Archives : Providence County

17

Sep

Providence PARK(ing) Day is THIS FRIDAY, September 19, 2014. Volunteers are needed to help with the temporary bike lane installation, the first in the state!   PARK(ing) Day Providence invites Providence residents and businesses to temporarily repurpose their on-street or lot READ MORE

26

Aug

Mayoral Candidate Jorge Elorza Responds to Questions about Biking and Walking in Providence

Jorge Elorza (D) elorzaformayor.com @ElorzaForMayor Facebook   1. How do you feel about the current conditions for biking and walking in the city of Providence? Should you become Mayor, what are your top three priorities to improve biking and walking READ MORE

26

Aug

Mayoral Candidates Respond to Questions about Making Providence More Bike-Friendly

Educate yourself on where the candidates stand on bike and pedestrian issues and vote in the primary election on Tuesday, September 9, as well as the general election on Tuesday, November 4.   Bicycling is a healthy, environmentally friendly, and READ MORE

26

Aug

Mayoral Candidate Chris Young Responds to Questions about Biking and Walking in Providence

Chris Young (D) wheretovote.com Facebook   1. How do you feel about the current conditions for biking and walking in the city of Providence? Should you become Mayor, what are your top three priorities to improve biking and walking in READ MORE

26

Aug

Mayoral Candidate Daniel Harrop Responds to Questions about Biking and Walking in Providence

Daniel Harrop (R) harrop.org @DanHarrop Facebook   1. How do you feel about the current conditions for biking and walking in the city of Providence? Should you become Mayor, what are your top three priorities to improve biking and walking in 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

28

Oct

Washington Bridge (George Redman) Linear Park – Update

Latest update from RIDOT on progress of the George Redman Linear Park upgrades: We’re currently installing the new bridge deck, starting at the East Providence side and working west.  

21

Oct

PVD Pretzel Ride, Oct 27
PVD Pretzel Ride, Oct 27

  James Kennedy from Transport Providence passes along this information about a bike ride scheduled for Sunday October 27th @ 2PM. The Providence Pretzel Ride, co-sponsored by GRIN Gallery, Foremost Bakery, Fertile Underground Coop, People’s Power & Light green electricity, and READ MORE

27

Sep

George Redman Linear Park Update

We received an update on the George Redman Linear Park from RIDOT today.  Some highlights: They anticipate having the decking, arches, and columns on the Washington Bridge completely demolished by the end of this month. Concrete placement for the new READ MORE

27

Sep

Need Another Reason to Attend Waterfire?
Need Another Reason to Attend Waterfire?

Are you looking for something to do this weekend or need another reason to attend Providence’s Waterfire?  The September 28th Waterfire will have bike valet, provided by Recycle-a-Bike. You may park your bike with our attendants at College Street and READ MORE