Meet our latest LCI Spotlight: Robyn Short.
Last month, Bell Flight, which was recently designated a Bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Business, hosted its inaugural Bike to Work Day. Read our Q&A about Bell's BTWD to learn how they made it a success!
Happy Indigenous People's Day! We love hearing from diverse voices about how bike education shapes their community.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, read Maria's inspiring story about her battle with breast cancer and why she kept biking through it all.
In part two of our two-part series, read about how our friends at Eco-Counter delved into the bike data of our 'Bikes Count' data competition winner: City of Charlottesville, Virginia.
While the pandemic may have pushed many of us to test our personal limits, we can’t help but sorely miss the camaraderie of a big cycling event.
Now those searching for bicycle-friendly places to settle down can use MarketWatch's Where Should I Retire tool.
In part one of a two-part series, read about how our friends at Eco-Counter delved into the bike data of our 'Bikes Count' data competition winner: Treasure Valley Cycling Alliance.
Work on both the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the Democrat-only human infrastructure/ reconciliation bill may spill into the fall.
In August, Valley Forge Middle School was one of 37 businesses recognized in our latest round of Bicycle Friendly Business awards. One of the deciding factors in receiving their award was their participation in the My School In Motion program, which is developed and administered through Bicycle Friendly Business GVF. Read more from GVF about how their MSIM program is elevating bike encouragement at Valley Forge below.
Follow along with the League as we learn more about which of our asks were included in the forthcoming reconciliation bill by the various committees in the House and Senate.
The September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance is thrilled to share that on Thursday, July 29, 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously (423–0) to support and pass legislation H.R. 2278.
We co-hosted a webinar with bike parking experts from our partners at Dero to help guide those interested in providing long-term bike parking solutions for their business, university, or community.
In early August, the Senate passed the first part of its series of infrastructure investments, a Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill focused on physical infrastructure including a five year transportation reauthorization bill. Now, the Democratic majority is seeking to pass a second, human infrastructure bill via reconciliation. The second bill is focused on human infrastructure like child care and free community college, reducing climate emissions and building resiliency into our infrastructure.
We're capturing the story behind our Bicycle Friendly America awardees. In our next installment, we got to hear Friends of the Concord-Lake Sunapee Rail Trail's journey to becoming a BFB.
As Congress continues to formulate its reconciliation bill, which will include massive investments in infrastructure, the League of American Bicyclists is advocating for the inclusion of provisions that promote environmental justice and encourage bicycling. The reconciliation bill is a real opportunity to center climate equity and ensure bicycling is a safe, easy, and accessible option for all Americans, regardless of zip code.
Meet Michelle Cook, our LCI spotlight of the month. As an educator in Dorchester, Massachusetts, she has touched the lives of many Bostonians learning to embrace the bicycle.
Drive Less, Bike More Campaign begins on September 1 with a goal to encourage more Americans to shift from trips by car to trips by bike.
While the IIJA contains numerous improvements that will increase safety, accessibility, and convenience for bicyclists and pedestrians, it is also missing key provisions supported by the League of American Bicyclists.
The League is proud to recognize 33 organizations with a Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) Award in its Summer 2021 round.