Zane rides her bike because she loves it, but also because she is mindful of the need to leave a better world for her children.

The Growing Popularity of Bus Rapid Transit

Recent Bus Rapid Transit projects have produced a range of benefits for users and increased ridership. For example, the Boston Silver Line reduced travel time from twenty to fifteen minutes and boosted ridership by almost two-thirds in its first year of operation. Vancouver B-Line routes have also seen ridership increases of 20 to 25 percent….

Can Competitive Cyclists Help Bike Advocacy?

Can competitive cyclists help bike advocacy? Many cycling advocates worry about safety, education, and enforcement. This is where the two worlds collide. A competitive cyclist can be both a strong advocate for bike advocacy and a valuable member the cycling community. Despite the difficulties of achieving the desired results, many cyclists are still passionate about…

Save the Boulder Junction Bike Station

Boulder Junction is accessible by bike, foot, and public transit A 45,655-square-foot underground transit facility, Boulder Junction features six bus bays, a ticketing booth, and RTD security 24 hours a day. The transit facility is situated beneath Pearl Parkway and can be accessed via a pedestrian breezeway called Paseo. Both pedestrians and vehicles can access…

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How to Keep Your Bicycle in Top Condition During the Winter

Winter cycling is a peaceful and calming activity. It’s easy, rutted, and quiet. It’s also completely free! This winter biking workshop is open to anyone. No advance registration is needed, and there’s no pressure to buy a Winter bike. You need to show up and ride. It’s easy Winter can be difficult to cycle in….

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The Joy of Slow Cities

You’re in the right place if you’ve ever wondered about the joy of slow cities. Slow Cities are cities where people take the time to experience their surroundings and become part of a community. People who are able to slow down, enjoy their city, have a lower crime rate, and there is more space for…

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Better Bicycle Marketing in Boulder a la Cycle Chic

Cycling in Boulder is more than just a sport. It’s a way to live. Cycling is synonymous to utility and everyday clothing. A few Boulder businesses have taken advantage of marketing their products better. The full-cycle bike shop is an excellent example of this. They offer weekly shop rides and are often a good place…

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Bicycle Grocery Shopping Made Easy

Bicycle grocery shopping is a great way to get groceries in the city and suburbs without having to use a car. Before you tackle this challenge, think about your comfort level and the terrain that you’ll be riding on. Additionally, think about fragile items you’ll be bringing with you and how you’ll be storing them…

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How Cities Without Traffic Affect Your Life

City congestion is a major issue that has been facing many people around the world. It affects not just the people who live in cities, but also the businesses and the economy that thrives on city traffic. A city without traffic is a dream come true for many people, as it offers a very livable…

Cities Without Traffic Examples

To reduce the amount of traffic, cities can go car-free. More than a dozen cities have declared themselves car-free zones. Many cities have also adopted bike-share programs, which have been popular recently. City planners are looking for ways to reduce parking. Los Angeles The Los Angeles traffic issue is one of the city’s most contentious…

How to Take Links Out of a Bike Chain

If you are having trouble taking links out of your bike chain, you’re not alone. The process can be challenging, especially when the links are Master links, which are meant for one use and are difficult to remove manually. Luckily, there’s a simple way to make the process easier and faster. Master links are designed…