Perks for pedaling

Perks for pedaling

March 13, 2014 Repost from People for Bikes by Rachel Walker  You know why you ride your bike to work each day: fresh air, endorphins, avoiding snarled traffic in the morning rush. But what about your less enthusiastic colleagues, the ones who might consider...

Want better streets in America? Go to Denmark

November 11, 2013 Zach Vanderkooy, Green Lane Project international programs manager “People don’t know what they want until you show it to them.” -Steve Jobs How would you paint a desert landscape if you’ve never left Rhode Island? What if someone asked...

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...