Category Archives : Washington County

20

Nov

Book Signing with Bill Humphreys
Book Signing with Bill Humphreys

The Bike Shop Cafe in Narragansett is hosting Bill Humphreys as he signs copies of his book “The Jersey Project”. Former International Cyclist, USA National Team Coach & author Bill Humphreys will be at The Bike Stop on Sunday, December READ MORE

07

Nov

Man Pleads Guilty in Crash with Cyclists
Man Pleads Guilty in Crash with Cyclists

  According to an article in the Westerly Sun   a Charlestown man admitted to impaired driving in a crash that injured two bicyclists on Ashaway Road in Hopkinton on Sept. 28.   It goes on to say that   READ MORE

28

Mar

Thanks to Reps for supporting roadway safety measures

Back on February 21st in a post title “Not enough cyclists killed to count“, we passed along a request to take action in asking Secretary LaHood at USDOT to include bicycles and their users in developing safety goals and performance READ MORE

14

Sep

South County News
South County News

South Kingstown: The Biking Walking Working Group of the Healthy Places By Design program for South Kingstown met on September 13 to determine priority routes within the town to request sharrows to be put down on the streets. Three locations READ MORE

03

Sep

Updated: Monthly Advocacy Meeting, Monday Sept. 10 in Washington County

Continuing our mission of discussing and taking action on issues throughout the state related to bicycle facilities, projects and ideas, the September 2012 meeting will be held on Monday Sept. 10th in Washington County.  Exact location to be determined and READ MORE

11

Aug

RIDOT closing section of Coventry Greenway – August 20th

According to a Coventry Patch article The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced Friday that it is scheduled to close a section of the Coventry Greenway in Coventry on Monday, August 20, 2012. The path will be closed to READ MORE

26

Jun

South County News

Last year, Healthy Places by Design, an initiative in RI supported by the RI Department of Health via a grant from the Centers for Disease Control, selected South Kingstown as well as Pawtucket and North Kingstown for a pilot project. READ MORE

23

Apr

Public Hearings on 2013-2016 State Transportation Improvement Plan

If you’ve come to our monthly meetings or been reading this site for long, you’ve probably noticed that we keep talking about the state’s 4-year transportation planning process which culminates in producing a planning document called the Transportation Improvement Plan(TIP). READ MORE

06

Feb

Monthly Advocacy Meeting, Feb 13 in Narragansett

The next general advocacy meeting will be held on February 13th @ 6:30pm at the Narragansett Library, Narragansett, RI.  In addition to our our usual round of topics, we’ll be talking about projects and issues specific to Washington County and READ MORE

28

Oct

A Holloween Adventure

Looking for a fun, bicycle related Halloween activity?  Take a ride on down the William C. O’Neill Bike Path between MacArthur Boulevard and Mumford Road in Narragansett.  There you will have a chance to check out this exceptional display of graffiti READ MORE