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Bicycles on purpose in the Netherlands. Plus, car free in San Francisco

David Hembrow: “Motor vehicles were not prioritized above all other transport but careful considerations were made of where they should go and where they should not.” Continue reading

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Rails-to-Trails action may lead to 145-mile trail in Missouri

“I will admit some trepidation when I signed an eight-figure offer to purchase a piece of real estate, particularly when such an action wasn’t even remotely contemplated when I arrived at work on Monday morning.” -Keith Laughlin, president, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Continue reading

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Polcer publishes, Citi Bike billed, Indy plans

While New York has millions of stories, “New York Bike Style” has only so many pages. The book and several of the bicycles within it are fixed. Continue reading

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Bartali documented. Keener electrified. And, tourism takes a community

Bob Fisch: “The point is that no matter what type of bicycle you ride or how far you ride or how slowly you ride or how infrequently you ride, you are a real bicycle rider deserving the same respect as anyone else pedaling.” Continue reading

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Thinking about a Bike Friday Haul-a-Day. And, cargo bikes from Texas

Cargo bikes come in big and small sizes. And now one of them comes from Bike Friday, a company that made its reputation on bikes that pack down for airplane trips. Continue reading

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That’s it, no more calling Justice Stephen Breyer a bicyclist, Atlantic Cities

“The court undermines the legality of thousands of miles of former rights of way that the public now enjoys as means of transportation and recreation.” Continue reading

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Bike mechanics redefine income. Plus, documenting bicycle dimensions

If you think you may be replacing a bicycle in 2014, now’s a great time to capture your current bicycle’s dimensions. Continue reading

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