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Biking and Walking News 10-23-15 10/22/15
This week’s news: Announcements: Please help update the Columbus Metro Bike Map, Take the COTA NextGen Survey, Triathlete takeover in Delaware Safety: Distracted driving bill, Bicyclist dies in crash on Sullivant, Take the Crash Not Accident Pledge, San Francisco may let bicyclists yield at stop signs Other News: e-bikes, Lorain Avenue bikeway Enjoy! 10-23-2015

Biking and Walking News 10-16-15 10/15/15
In this edition: Announcements: COTA Survey, Submit your Walk to School Day Video, Where we ride report released Safety: Bicycle lane could be road to tragedy, Motorcyclists generally are law-abiding, Bicycle thefts a problem for business Local News: Bexley Walk to School Day, Last link in Alum Creek Greenways Trail opens, Mohican Valley Trail news, […]

Biking and Walking News 10-2-15 10/01/15
Here’s this week’s news… Announcements: MORPC Pedestrian Safety webinar series Safety: Safety urged following jogger death, Deadwalkers are among us, 2nd cyclist dies after NE Ohio crash Local News: Dublin Safe Routes to Schools grant, German Village bike lanes, Marysville bridge rebuild, Parks in demand in central Ohio suburbs, Groveport to evaluate its master parks […]

Biking and Walking News 9-25-15 09/24/15
In this week’s news: Safety – Bexley Bicycle Thefts, Cycling 101 Need Not be Collision Course Health – Ohio remains one of the nation’s most obese states Local News – Final part of paving for Fair Avenue set for Oct. 5, Road near Columbus Zoo soon will grow to five lanes Other News – Philadelphia […]

Biking and Walking News 9-18-15 09/17/15
This week: Announcements: MORPC Summit on Sustainability Registration ends September 21, AASHTO Guide for the Development of Bicycle Facilities, Register Today: Ohio Workplace Commute Webinar on Sept. 29!, Top 10 Walks in Central Ohio Safety: Law requires bicyclists use lights at night, Falling concrete from Rt. 315 bridge closes part of Olentangy bike trail, Use of cellphone […]

Biking and Walking News 9-11-15 09/10/15
This week: Announcements: Act Now: Funding for Bicycling and Walking Needs Your Help! Rides: Open Streets Columbus Safety: Cannondale Mountain Bicycles recalled due to fall hazard, Man pleads guilty to causing death of bicyclist, A pothole for bike-sharing programs: bike helmets Health: Yoga for cyclists helps relieve repetitive strains Local News: Villager rewarded for biking […]

Biking and Walking News 9-4-15 09/03/15
In this week’s news: Announcements: ODOT Districts 5 & 6 Bike Route Designation Meeting, Ohio Safe Routes All Network Meeting Webinar on Sept. 18! Safety: Scramble signal when vehicle is in motion, Riders older than 45 account for jump in bicycle injuries, Increased enforcement of bike law irks parents Local News: 3,000 miles a year […]

Biking and Walking 8-28-15 08/27/15
This week’s news… Safety: How to deal with aggressive dogs on your ride, Cyclist Logan Snedeker killed and driver had suspended license, Law need to stem distracted driving Local News: Canal Winchester, Scioto River park downtown, Clintonville neighborhood greenways, Dublin multi-use path, Grove City EcoFest, Metro Parks strategic plan, Knox County trails resurfacing 8-28-2015

Biking and Walking News 8-21-15 08/20/15
Announcements – National Partnership Mourns Passing Of Its Founder, Deb Hubsmith Rides – Simon Kenton Pathfinders Ride, Pelotonia Safety – Bicyclist Killed While Riding Wrong Way On I-71, Siblings win top honors in bike helmet coloring contest, New Albany: Safety Town storage units, tricycle damaged Health – Obesity gene study could be game-changer Local News […]

Biking and Walking News 8-14-15 08/13/15
In this week’s news: ANNOUNCEMENTS: ODOT Training – Bikeway Design Training: State of the Practice (please attend), The 6 E’s of Walk to School Day Encouragement webinar RIDES: 6th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour, Bike with Mayor Ike Bike Tour, Pelotonia coverage SAFETY: Breezer Recalls Downtown Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard; Pedals Can Come Off […]