Surprise applause line: ‘Protected bike lanes’

October 16, 2013 Michael Andersen, Green Lane Project staff writer Janette Sadik-Khan at TEDCity2.0 this month. Image from TED video. People appreciate a great place in their guts. But they don’t always clap for it. They clap for stuff. As president of NACTO and...

The ‘Cross Connection

October 17, 2013 Meredith Powlison I woke up in the middle of the night to the sound of pouring rain. Tugged from my light sleep, visions of slippery corners, grimy caked-up cleats, and thickly muddy climbs raced through my mind. Thunder rumbled outside my window. I...

Best proof yet: Protected lanes help bike sharing pay off

October 17, 2013 Michael Andersen, Green Lane Project staff writer As we’ve written before, protected bike lanes and public bike sharing go together like peanut butter and chocolate. Both tools appeal to new bike riders by removing key barriers to biking: having...

PeopleForBikes seeks Data Analyst + Systems Manager

October 30, 2013 PeopleForBikes is hiring a Data Analyst and System Manager to further develop a comprehensive grassroots campaign database and grow our local and national advocacy campaigns for more and better bicycling. This person will manage — using both in-house...

Riding through the smug cloud

October 31, 2013 Kristin Butcher In these tumultuous times, it’s nice to have a few things I can always count on. I know the sun will rise in the east, just as I know my one-year-old will wake up well before that happens – unless I have to get up extremely early...