Category Archives : Providence County

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Oct

  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, andRead More

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Sep

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 newRead More

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Sep

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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 andRead More

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Jul

Riverzedge Arts in Woonsocket is hosting Riverfest 2013 on Saturday, July 20. The event takes place in River Island Park from noon to 4. Rides to the celebration of Woonsockets newly installed bike lanes and signed routes are scheduled. ArriveRead More

13

Jun

The June meeting of the Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission will be held on Monday June 17, 2013, 4:30PM to 6:00PM.  The meeting is open to the public, with opportunities provided during the meeting for public comment on agendaRead More

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Jun

The Return Home

The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council posted 3 jobs openings last week.  They are seeking a Greenway Manager, Senior Ranger and Bike Shop Manager.  All positions are seasonal, with the bike shop manager being the shortest at 14-weeks.  Text of theRead More

11

Jun

As previously discussed, Providence experienced a period of unrest recently as bike locks were being cut by an over zealous city employee.  An ecoRI article reports on the recent Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission (BPAC) meeting, where members had anRead More

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May

The Narragansett Bay Commission indicates that the Woonasquatucket Bikeway closure between the Merino Park Bridge and the Manton Ave Gateway will reopen in the second week of June. Work is finishing up on paving the path after many months.  The project along theRead More

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May

On Friday May 24 RIDOT  announced that the Blackstone River Bikeway will be closed in the Lonsdale Marsh area to work on the boardwalks.  Work is scheduled for May 28 to May 30.  The path will be closed between RouteRead More

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May

On the tail of Wednesday’s Ride of Silence dedicated to cyclist who have been killed, we are sorry to report multiple news sources (boston.com, Projo) are reporting the death of a North Providence High School cyclist: NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP)Read More