Category Archives : News

06

Sep

Full Moon Bike Rides Fall 2019

Come and have the ultimate Newport experience. …

05

Sep

The post below first appeared on the Bike Newport blog. View original article:  The Mansions Guided Bike Tour

03

Sep

Volunteers needed!

; We’re currently doing some bicycle surveys around Newport to help inform our work to improve and encourage cycling in and around Newport. By volunteering your time with us, together we can build a better cycling future…

26

Aug

The post below first appeared on the Bike Newport blog. See the article here:  Bike Newport Cocktail Hour (with door prizes)

23

Aug

Unfortunate news–Major Amendment #19 moves to next step

Despite an unprecedented outpouring of public sentiment, the Transportation Advisory Committee voted last night to move RIDOT’s Major Amendment #19 in its entirety on to the State Planning Council. The next step in the convoluted process is for the State READ MORE

22

Aug

Today is the day

We still have until 3:30 this afternoon to participate in the public comment process concerning RIDOT’s proposed Major Amendment #19. If you have procrastinated, now is your moment! You have until 3:30. Here is the contact information: 1) Governor Raimondo READ MORE

21

Aug

Advocacy Alert: TAC Meeting Tomorrow, 8/22

Hi all, A note on behalf of Grow Smart RI: We encourage bike/ped advocates to attend en mass and bear witness to the vote on Amendment #19 by the Transportation Advisory Council (TAC) tomorrow (Thurs., 8/22) at 5:30 PM in READ MORE

21

Aug

Major Amendment #19 comment period closing soon

Today is the last full day to let the Transportation Advisory Committee know how you feel about RIDOT’s proposal to shift $37.5 million away from pedestrian and bike projects in favor of fossil fuel infrastructure. If you want safe access READ MORE

17

Aug

EcoRI writes about Major Amendment #19

Check out EcoRI’s latest article about Major Amendment #19. Thanks to Sarah Puschmann for her interest. https://www.ecori.org/transportation/2019/8/17/ridot-again-plans-to-take-money-from-bike-pedestrian-projects    

16

Aug

Thank you Thank you Thank you

Thank you to everyone who attended either of the two public hearings held by the Transportation Advisory Committee. Listening to those who chose to speak was truly inspiring. The TAC heard from a wide range of voices, experiences, perspectives and READ MORE