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Bicyclist dies after Lakewood Ranch traffic accident

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

The Bradenton Herald: Bicyclist dies after Lakewood Ranch traffic accident By SARA KENNEDY April 8, 2014 LAKEWOOD RANCH -- A bicyclist has died after he was hit by a red-light ru...



Peace in the Middle Lane: FAQs About Cars and Bikes

Monday, April 07, 2014

Los Angeles Magazine: Peace in the Middle Lane: FAQs About Cars and Bikes Sharing the Road Defining “sharrows,” boundaries, and traffic laws that all drivers, walkers, and bikers...



Moment of truth: Bikes vs. cars on Bay Area back roads

Monday, April 07, 2014

The San Francisco Chronicle: Moment of truth: Bikes vs. cars on Bay Area back roads Posted on Monday, April 7 at 9:03am | By Tom Stienstra It always comes down to a single moment. At...



Bicyclists injured after driver runs red light

Friday, April 04, 2014

The Herald-Tribune: Bicyclists injured after driver runs red light STAFF REPORT Published: Friday, April 4, 2014 at 4:42 p.m. Last Modified: Friday, April 4, 2014 at 4:42 p.m. LAKEWOO...



Five Driving Tips From an L.A. Cyclist

Friday, April 04, 2014

Los Angeles Magazine: Five Driving Tips From an L.A. Cyclist The road doesn't need to be a battlefield Posted on 4/4/2014 9:10:00 AM by Kyle Fitzpatrick With CicLAvia this Su...



Will a World of Driverless Cars Be Heaven or Hell?

Thursday, April 03, 2014

The Atlantic Cities: Will a World of Driverless Cars Be Heaven or Hell? Robin Chase Apr 03, 2014 When my city-raised son was two, he'd scream bus! with full-bodied delight whenever ...



Convicted drunken bicyclist loses bid to void jail term

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Pennlive.com: Convicted drunken bicyclist loses bid to void jail term By Matt Miller on April 02, 2014 at 12:12 PM, updated April 02, 2014 at 12:26 PM A bicyclist who was sentenced ...



Bryants careful comeback

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Now Toronto: Bryant’s careful comeback Former Liberal rising star’s political rehabilitation hasn’t quite gone according to plan By Wayne Scott It was Tuesday, ...



Lose Your License For a Minor Hit-&-Run Under New Proposal

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

LA Weekly: Lose Your License For a Minor Hit-&-Run Under New Proposal By Dennis Romero Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 7:05 AM Scumbags who run from the scene of serious accidents face jail ti...



Driver who blamed cyclist for crash fined and disqualified

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Road.cc: BMW driver who blamed cyclist for crash after hitting rider, 2 pedestrians, and a bus fined £300 and disqualified for six months Man who claimed "there are too many bicycle...



Why are drivers so angry at cyclists?

Friday, January 10, 2014

Originally published Friday, January 10, 2014 The Seattle Times: Why are drivers so angry at cyclists? Where does the animosity some drivers have for cyclists come from? writes guest colu...



After every crash in Netherlands, intense scrutiny

Sunday, September 22, 2013

The Boston Globe: After every crash in Netherlands, intense scrutiny By Martine Powers | Globe Staff September 22, 2013 ZOETERMEER, the Netherlands — The red-haired boy was rid...



Cabbie Rammed Cyclist, Severed Womans Leg, Wont Be Charged

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Streetsblog New York City: Update: Cabbie Rammed Cyclist, Severed Woman’s Leg, Won’t Be Charged by Brad Aaron Reports say the cab driver who maimed a pedestrian in Midtown thi...



Momentum building for 'stop-as-yield' policy

Sunday, August 18, 2013

The Coloradoan: Momentum building for 'stop-as-yield' policy Opinions vary as the Fort Collins Bicycle Advisory Committee and City Transportation Board consider the potential cycling...



Leader of Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition seeks peace and safety

Saturday, August 17, 2013

The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat: Leader of Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition seeks peace and safety on two wheels By CLARK MASON THE PRESS DEMOCRAT August 17, 2013, 3:46 PM Gary Helfrich ...



Police in London step up enforcement of Advanced Stop Lines

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Road.cc: Police in London step up enforcement of Advanced Stop Lines - fines & points for drivers ignoring them Cycling Commissioner Andrew Gilligan also says cyclists who ignore red light...



East Village stunned by brazen bike thief

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

The New York Post: East Village stunned by brazen thief after determined thug removes NYC parking sign to snatch locked bike from pole By LISA HAGEN and JEANE MACINTOSH August 14, 2013 ...



Police warn of big rise in bike thefts in Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Road.cc: Police warn of big rise in bike thefts in Newcastle-upon-Tyne Officers say high-end bikes increasingly being targeted and believe thieves are using Gumtree and other sites to sell the...



NYPD Blitz makes new cyclist "think twice" about using Citi Bike

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Streetsblog: New Cyclist on NYPD Blitz: “It Makes Me Think Twice” About Using Citi Bike by Stephen Miller Officers from the 14th Precinct ticket cyclists this morning on Broad...



SFPD Now Shaming Bike Thieves On Twitter

Friday, August 09, 2013

SFist: SFPD Now Shaming Bike Thieves On Twitter Well, this is just great news for anyone who's ever had a bike stolen in San Francisco (which is everyone with a bike in San Francisco, basi...



With Horns and Lasers, Fighting to Be Noticed

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

The New York Times: With Horns and Lasers, Fighting to Be Noticed Published: July 24, 2013 It has happened to many a bicyclist: the car beside you suddenly cuts into your path or passes c...



Cyclists say there's a pro-motorist bias when tragedy strikes

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Bangor Daily News: Cyclists say there’s a pro-motorist bias when tragedy strikes By Abigail Curtis, BDN Staff Posted June 25, 2013. BELFAST, Maine — Two weeks ago on a stret...



Are Portland cyclists showing signs of an unfortunate new trend?

Thursday, June 13, 2013

The Oregonian: Are Portland bicyclists showing signs of an unfortunate new trend? Dana Tims, The Oregonian By Dana Tims, The Oregonian June 13, 2013 As both a cyclist and an attorney...



VIDEO: Cyclist claims TV personality tried to run him off road

Friday, June 07, 2013

WGME Portland, ME: Bicyclist claims TV personality tried to run his bicycle off the road PORTLAND (WGME) -- A man says a television personality known as "Captain Jim" tried to run ...



Italians ditching cars for bicycles

Monday, May 27, 2013

iol Motoring: Italians ditching cars for bicycles May 27 2013 at 10:31am By Amelie Herenstein Bicycles are outselling cars in cash-strapped Italy but while cyclists in Milan say their c...



Most Ontarians want more bicycle lanes, survey shows

Monday, May 27, 2013

The Toronto Star: Most Ontarians want more bicycle lanes, survey shows Nearly three-quarters think cycling infrastructure should be included in Metrolinx's $30 billion Big Move plan. ...



L-drivers will get lessons on how to watch out for cyclists

Saturday, May 25, 2013

The Times: L-drivers will get lessons on how to watch out for cyclists Philip Pank Transport Correspondent Published at 12:01AM, May 25 2013 Learner drivers taking lessons with the two ...



Cyclists and pedestrians need to find a path to co-operation

Saturday, May 25, 2013

The Globe and Mail: Cyclists and pedestrians need to find a path to co-operation MICHAEL VAUGHAN Special to The Globe and Mail Published Saturday, May. 25 2013 They have been ca...



Sacramento's bar-hopping cyclists risk tickets, too

Thursday, May 23, 2013

The Sacramento Bee: Sacramento's bar-hopping cyclists risk tickets, too By Sam McManis Published: Thursday, May. 23, 2013 Last Modified: Tuesday, May. 28, 2013 On his third b...



Why the war between drivers and cyclists?

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

22 May 2013 BBC News Magazine: Why the war between drivers and cyclists? By Duncan Walker & Tom de Castella BBC News Magazine A motorist's tweet boasting about hitting a cycli...



Road between drivers, cyclists threatens to widen

Saturday, May 18, 2013

The Chicago Tribune: Road between drivers, cyclists threatens to widen Bike ordinance amendments threaten to fuel cultural clash between drivers and cyclists May 18, 2013 By Ellen Je...



In the helmets debate, cyclists need to use their heads

Thursday, May 16, 2013

The Herald: Inside Track: In the helmets debate, cyclists need to use their heads Helen McArdle News Reporter Thursday 16 May 2013 EARLIER this month Sheriff James Scott sparked o...



Bike advocates react to citys crash study

Thursday, May 16, 2013

The Boston Globe: Bike advocates react to city’s crash study By Martine Powers | Globe Staff May 16, 2013 Bicycle advocates were excited Wednesday about the release of an ...



Arrested driver complained bicyclists 'don't belong' in Lyons

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

The Daily Camera: Driver arrested in cyclist's death had complained bicyclists 'don't belong' in Lyons Patrick Ward, 69, due to be charged Thursday in fatal weekend accident ...



Support grows for 'strict liability' for cyclists in Scotland

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Bike Biz: Support grows for 'strict liability' for cyclists in Scotland by Jonathon Harker Bike Station joins calls for a change to laws north of the border Scotland’s ...



With crash data, Boston tries to make bicycling safer

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

The Boston Globe: With crash data, Boston tries to make bicycling safer Ridership up; 50% drop in injury rate is the goal By Martine Powers | Globe Staff May 15, 2013 Cit...



South African cyclist manhandled by occupants of diplomat's car

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Road.cc: Video: Diplomatic incident! South African cyclist manhandled by occupants of diplomat's car could face charges Footage shows rider being forced to ground following road rage incid...



Cyclists Aren't 'Special,' and Shouldn't Play by Their Own Rules

Monday, May 13, 2013

The Atlantic Cities: Cyclists Aren't 'Special,' and They Shouldn't Play by Their Own Rules SARAH GOODYEAR The other day, something happened in Chicago that made bicyclin...



More proof that bike lanes boost business

Monday, May 13, 2013

Treehugger: More proof that bike lanes boost business Lloyd Alter Transportation / Bikes May 13, 2013 In any discussion about installing bike lanes the argument often is put forwa...



Cyclist hopes to make 'strict liability' legal history with High

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Road.cc: Cyclist hopes to make 'strict liability' legal history with High Court case Suing both passenger and driver of car after being 'doored' in London Sarah Barth, May...



The bike revolution and its backlash

Friday, May 10, 2013

The New York Daily News: The bike revolution and its backlash From bike lanes to Citi Bike and beyond, how the two-wheeled insurgency resembles other social uprisings BY LIONEL BEEHNER...



Cyclist Captures Harassment on Camera in South Williamsburg

Friday, May 10, 2013

Streetsblog: Cyclist Captures Harassment on Camera in South Williamsburg by Stephen Miller Elevated from today’s headline stack, via Animal NY: A driver on a South Williamsburg st...



Driving schools promote safer habits around cyclists

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Enterprise News: Driving schools promote safer habits around cyclists By Monica Jimenez/mjimenez@wickedlocal.com Posted May 08, 2013 @ 11:14 AM Bedford, Mass.- Almost every day, ...



Cyclists, e-bikers spar over bike lanes

Friday, April 26, 2013

The Toronto Star: Cyclists, e-bikers spar over bike lanes Stakeholder meeting seeks input on how bylaws should classify electric bicycles. Cyclists, e-bikers agree to disagree. Friday, Apri...



MPs: Cut speed limits to get millions more cyclists on the road

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The Independent: Cut speed limits to get millions more cyclists on the road, urge MPs NIGEL MORRIS WEDNESDAY 24 APRIL 2013 The speed limit in towns should be cut to 20mph and more dangero...



Pedal power: Budapest's bustling bike culture

Monday, April 22, 2013

Al Jazeera: Pedal power: Budapest's bustling bike culture As the world marks Earth Day, a grassroots cyclist movement in Hungary is revolutionising the city's transport system. ...



Windsor council rejects ordinance aimed at protecting cyclists

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

The Press Democrat: Windsor council rejects ordinance aimed at protecting cyclists By CLARK MASON THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 3:00 a.m. Last Modified: Th...



Campaigners group to fight for strict liability for Scotland

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Bike Biz: Campaigners group together to fight for strict liability for Scotland by Carlton Reid Monday, April 15th 2013 Lawyer, driving school & organisations coalesce around 'p...



Lawmaker apologizes for saying bicyclists pollute  by breathing

Monday, March 04, 2013

The Seattle Times/Politics Northwest: Lawmaker apologizes for saying bicyclists pollute — by breathing Posted by Beth Kaiman From Transportation Reporter Mike Lindblom State ...



State lawmaker says bicycling is not good for the environment

Saturday, March 02, 2013

Seattle Bike Blog: State lawmaker defends bike tax, says bicycling is not good for the environment Posted on March 2, 2013 by Tom Fucoloro Representative Ed Orcutt (R – Kalama) do...



Tucson man facing charge he deliberately hit bicyclists

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

The Arizona Daily Star: Tucson man facing charge he deliberately hit bicyclists February 26, 2013 • Kimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star A 57-year-old Tucson man was arrested for felony ...



As cycling gains popularity, an anti-cyclist bias remains

Sunday, February 24, 2013

EDITORIAL The Boston Globe: As cycling gains popularity, an anti-cyclist bias remains FEBRUARY 24, 2013 DOES INTRINSIC bias against cyclists explain why a grand jury recently failed t...



Jamis-Hagens Berman team victims of hit and run

Friday, February 22, 2013

Cycling News: Jamis-Hagens Berman team victims of hit and run By: Laura Weislo Published: February 22, 18:55, Updated: February 23, 01:04 Edition: First Edition Cycling News, Saturda...



Separated bike lanes lower risk of cyclist injuries: study

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

CP24.com: Separated bike lanes lower risk of cyclist injuries: study The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 4:57PM EST Last Updated Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 7:06PM EST ...



Separated Bike Lanes, Slower Speeds Greatly Reduce Bike Injuries

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Science Daily: Separated Bike Lanes, Slower Vehicle Speeds Greatly Reduce Bicycle Injuries Feb. 20, 2013 — Using your bicycle to commute to work has numerous health and environmental bene...



Cyclists react with anger after grand jury returns no indictment

Thursday, February 14, 2013

The Boston Globe: Cyclists react with anger after grand jury returns no indictment in Wellesley bike crash case By Martine Powers Globe Staff / February 14, 2013 It’s a common refr...



The psychology of why cyclists enrage car drivers

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

BBC: The psychology of why cyclists enrage car drivers Tom Stafford 12 February 2013 It’s not simply because they are annoying, argues Tom Stafford, it’s because they trig...



No indictment against truck driver in fatal bicycle crash

Monday, February 04, 2013

The Boston Globe: No indictment against truck driver in fatal Wellesley bicycle crash February 4, 2013 By Evan Allen, Town Correspondent The driver of an 18-wheel truck that allege...



AA president's branding of cyclist-hating drivers as "idiots"

Friday, December 07, 2012

Road.cc: AA president's branding of cyclist-hating drivers as "idiots" wins fans on social media Cycling blogger says he'll switch from RAC to AA after Edmund King's re...



Truth the first casualty in BBC's War on Britain's Roads?

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Road.cc: Truth the first casualty in BBC's War on Britain's Roads? Balance and objectivity also reported missing in action as BBC airs controversial documentary Simon MacMichael...



AA boss: Cyclist-hating drivers are absolute idiots

Thursday, December 06, 2012

The London Evening Standard: AA boss: Cyclist-hating drivers ‘are absolute idiots’ - AA president slams hateful drivers after BBC documentary - He wants more safe cycle paths i...



Abuse of cyclists almost like racial discrimination, claims AA

Friday, November 16, 2012

Road.cc: Abuse of cyclists “almost like racial discrimination,” claims AA President Hatred leads to conflicts and casualties - it's a road safety issue says AA's top man ...



Drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians can take high road to safety

Thursday, November 15, 2012

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians can take the high road to safety November 15, 2012  By Annie Siebert / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Cyclists captured P...



Cyclist hit by truck driver says incident was intentional

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

WPXI Pittsburgh: Cyclist hit by truck driver in Squirrel Hill says incident was intentional PITTSBURGH — A bicyclist said he was intentionally run down by a pickup truck in Squirrel Hill...



Injured Bicyclist: No Way It Was An Accident

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

CBS Pittsburgh: Injured Bicyclist: No Way It Was An Accident November 14, 2012 12:34 PM PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A local man who works to memorialize bicyclists who’ve been hit b...



AA President calls for end to 'Two Tribes' mentality

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Road.cc: AA President calls for end to 'Two Tribes' mentality that divides cyclists and motorists Edmund King pens column for AA Magazine ahead of speech today at Road Safety GB conf...



Europe making it easy for cyclists to brave big cities

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The Province: Europe making it easy for cyclists to brave big cities eurovision: Building seamless route from suburbs to downtown THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NOVEMBER 13, 2012 COPENHAGEN &m...



County may allow bicyclist suits against hostile drivers

Monday, November 12, 2012

The Press Democrat: Sonoma County set to study making it easier for bicyclists to sue hostile drivers By BRETT WILKISON THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Monday, November 12, 2012 The S...



Novice Cyclists Dust Off Their Bikes After the Storm

Thursday, November 01, 2012

The Wall Street Journal: Novice Cyclists Dust Off Their Bikes After the Storm November 1, 2012 By Christopher Rhoads and Carrie Melago Drivers who called the Shell station on Atlan...



One Way Around the Traffic Muddle in Brooklyn: Riding a Bicycle

Thursday, November 01, 2012

The New York Times: One Way Around the Traffic Muddle in Brooklyn: Riding a Bicycle By KATE TAYLOR Published: November 1, 2012 With subways still not running under the East River or bet...



Can America Embrace Biking Like Denmark Has?

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Slate: Can America Embrace Biking Like Denmark Has? Cycling can save enormous amounts of energy and money. But the United States remains resistant. By Austin Troy Thursday, Nov. 1...



Share the road is more than a slogan

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The San Atonio Express-News: Share the road is more than a slogan Express-News Editorial Board October 31, 2012 One cyclist was killed and another severely injured in two recent acc...



Riding on safety: S.A. bicyclists make a stand on dangers

Monday, October 29, 2012

KENS 5 San Antonio: Riding on safety: S.A. bicyclists make a stand on dangers by Mat Garcia / KENS 5 October 29, 2012 It was an incredible display Sunday morning as hundreds of cycli...



Injured cyclist's allies to drivers: Pay attention

Monday, October 29, 2012

The San Antonio Express-News: Injured cyclist's allies to drivers: Pay attention By Melissa Fletcher Stoeltje October 29, 2012 As the dawn sky brightened, more than 400 bicyclist...



Thousands attend memorial for 2 cyclists killed in accidents

Sunday, October 28, 2012

The Los Angeles Times: Thousands attend memorial for 2 cyclists killed in accidents October 28, 2012 More than 1,000 cyclists pedaled around Newport Beach on Sunday in memory of two rid...



Memorial Ride Draws 1,200 Cyclists

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Corona Del Mar Today: Memorial Ride Draws 1,200 Cyclists October 28th, 2012 More than 1,200 cyclists circled Fashion Island Sunday morning in a Memorial Ride that honored two women kill...



Bike lanes significantly increase the safety of cyclists: study

Friday, October 26, 2012

Global News Toronto: Bike lanes significantly increase the safety of cyclists: study James Armstrong, Global News October 26, 2012 TORONTO – Separated bike lanes, commonly ...



Cyclists death triggers little jail time

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

The Press-Enterprise: SAN BERNARDINO: Cyclist’s death triggers little jail time BY RICHARD BROOKS STAFF WRITER Published: 03 October 2012 A 20-year-old San Bernardino man drew thr...



Cyclists, for the Sake of Progress, be Nice to Everyone

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Huffington Post UK: Cyclists, for the Sake of Progress, be Nice to Everyone 03/10/2012 I nearly died today. I am one of London's many cyclists and was cruising along one of Lon...



Road-rage cabbie who hit cyclist jailed 2 years

Tuesday, October 02, 2012

The Toronto Star: Road-rage cabbie who hit cyclist jailed 2 years Published on Tuesday October 02, 2012 A judge sentenced a former Toronto cabbie to two years less a day imprisonment Tu...



Filmmakers visit site of cyclist's death on Highway 1

Tuesday, October 02, 2012

The Santa Cruz Sentinel: Filmmakers visit site of cyclist's death on Highway 1 as part of their cross-country journey examining bicycle safety By Jessica M. Pasko Santa Cruz Sentinel...



L.A. drivers have high rate of fatal pedestrian, cyclist crashes

Tuesday, October 02, 2012

The Los Angeles Times: L.A. drivers have high rate of fatal pedestrian, cyclist crashes By Jerry Hirsch October 2, 2012 Los Angeles isn’t known as a city for walking. Maybe there i...



BU Police Nab Cyclists Running Red Lights

Monday, October 01, 2012

BU Today: BU Police Nab Cyclists Running Red Lights 152 stopped, 10 ticketed last week alone 10.01.2012 By Leslie Friday University police officers last week pulled over 152 cy...



Olympian injured in confrontation with motorist while cycling

Monday, October 01, 2012

The Calgary Herald: Olympian injured in confrontation with motorist while cycling BY BRYCE FORBES, CALGARY HERALD OCTOBER 1, 2012 CALGARY — A former Olympian can’t fathom t...



Bicyclists arise from Carmageddon II

Sunday, September 30, 2012

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune: Bicyclists arise from Carmageddon II By Susan Abram, Staff Writer 09/30/2012 ENCINO - While motorists were told to stay home as part of Carmageddon II, c...



City must do more on bike safety

Sunday, September 30, 2012

The Boston Globe: City must do more on bike safety EDITORIAL September 30, 2012 Before Boston encourages more bicyclists to navigate its busy streets, it must take stronger steps to...



To Encourage Biking, Cities Lose the Helmets

Saturday, September 29, 2012

The New York Times: To Encourage Biking, Cities Lose the Helmets Eric Hanson By ELISABETH ROSENTHAL Published: September 29, 2012 ONE spectacular Sunday in Paris last month, I decided...



Cyclist safety suffers setback with SC 46 rumble strips

Saturday, September 29, 2012

The Island Packet: Cyclist safety suffers setback with SC 46 rumble strips September 29, 2012 The four-foot wide shoulders along S.C. 46 were a result of lobbying by local bicycling advoca...



Casting stones at drivers & cyclists

Friday, September 28, 2012

The Summit Daily: McAbee: Casting stones at drivers & cyclists By Jeff McAbee special to the daily When I left the house last week for a ride on my bicycle, I felt a renewed sense...



Critical Mass: 20 years of being traffic

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Examiner.com: Critical Mass: 20 years of being traffic SEPTEMBER 27, 2012 BY: ELIZABETH CREELY I was 35 years old when I rode in my first Critical Mass in 2000. I knew what it was. It...



Cyclist blindsided in fatal crash

Thursday, September 27, 2012

KENS San Antonio: Cyclist blindsided in fatal crash; family says he knew the dangers by Brian New / KENS 5 September 27, 2012 SAN ANTONIO - He was riding his bicycle home from work on ...



Carmageddon Is a Cause for Celebration Among LA Cyclists

Thursday, September 27, 2012

NBC Southern California: Carmageddon Is a Cause for Celebration Among LA Cyclists The weekend 405 Freeway shutdown is a reason to explore on two wheels instead of four, bike activists say ...



Critical Mass anniversary a time to acknowledge the movement

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

The San Francisco Examiner: Critical Mass anniversary a time to acknowledge what the movement has accomplished 09/26/12 SF Examiner Editorial The bicycle phenomenon known as Critical M...



Why do people have a problem with bikes?

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: Why do people have a problem with bikes? 09.26.12 Steven T. Jones I've always been perplexed at all negativity that gets directed at bicyclists i...



Your Days of Brazenly Breaking Traffic Laws Are Numbered

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Philadelphia Weekly: Dear Bicyclists: Your Days of Brazenly Breaking Traffic Laws Are Numbered. Love, Philly By Randy LoBasso Sep. 26, 2012 Before the year is over, the much-anticip...



Critical Mass at 20

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: Critical Mass at 20 The movement changed the rules in cities all over the world — and almost, almost, took the Bay Bridge 09.25.12  Steven...



Why You Hate Cyclists

Monday, September 24, 2012

Slate: Why You Hate Cyclists Partly because of jerks like me. But it’s mostly your own illogical mind. By Jim Saksa Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 I'm an asshole cyclist. I...



APD tracks cyclist vs. vehicle crashes

Monday, September 24, 2012

KXAN Austin: APD tracks cyclist vs. vehicle crashes Drivers at fault more often in crashes with bikes Monday, 24 Sep 2012 Shannon Wolfson AUSTIN (KXAN) - In the wake of a deadl...



Remember the '09 bike safety act

Friday, September 21, 2012

Editorial: The Longmont Times - Call: Remember the '09 bike safety act 09/21/2012 The relationship between motorists and bicyclists in Boulder County too often is an adversarial one. ...



Driver Cited for Harassing Cyclists in Viral Video

Thursday, September 20, 2012

ABC: Driver Cited for Harassing Cyclists in Viral Video (ABC News) A Colorado man received a traffic citation after a viral YouTube video showed him tailing two cyclists in his truck on a...



We won't build more roads until motorists start behaving

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

BikeBiz: We won't build more roads until motorists start behaving, says Gov't by Carlton Reid Wednesday, September 19th 2012 £13bn road improvement programme to be ...



Company brings safety for Philadelphia cyclists

Monday, September 17, 2012

NewsWorks: Company brings safety for Philadelphia cyclists September 17, 2012 By Elizabeth Fiedler Fewer bicyclists are getting into accidents in Philadelphia. The drop is in line with...



What drivers should know about sharing the road with bicyclists

Saturday, September 15, 2012

The Washington Post: What drivers should know about sharing the road with bicyclists (and vice versa) By Ashley Halsey III Published: September 15 The first automobile accident in U.S...



Banning bicycling on downtown sidewalks?

Friday, September 14, 2012

Ann Arbor.com: Banning bicycling on downtown sidewalks? Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje floats idea By RYAN J. STANTON Political Reporter Comment Now Posted on Fri, Sep 14, 2012 : 5:57 a.m...



Nationwide, cyclists and drivers trying to merge

Friday, September 14, 2012

The Towntalk: Nationwide, cyclists and drivers trying to merge Sep 14, 2012 Written by Elizabeth Weise USA Today Portland, Ore., can seem like paradise to bikers in other parts...



Santa Barbara Police Crack Down on Freewheeling Bicyclists

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Noozhawk: Santa Barbara Police Crack Down on Freewheeling Bicyclists Officers issue citations to riders violating city laws as part of an effort to curb collisions with pedestrians and vehicle...



London to trial eye-level traffic lights designed to save lives

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Road.cc: London to trial eye-level traffic lights designed to save cyclists' lives TfL plans to test lights; widespread use would require a change in the law by Sarah Barth on Septe...



Driving instructors think cycle awareness should be part of test

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Road.cc: Three-quarters of driving instructors think cycle awareness should be part of driving test And even more of them think cyclists should have some form of training by Sarah Barth...



Student hit-and-run victim remembered for luminous personality

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

The Arizona Daily Sun: Student hit-and-run victim remembered for luminous personality, smile Jordan Mahoney's smile could light up anyone's day. That's how friends and classma...



Cyclists break law for (their) safety

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

THE CITY: No one wants to put pedestrians at risk, but some streets are dangerous The London Free Press: Cyclists break law for (their) safety By Ian Gillespie, The London Free Press ...



Bicycle licensing panned as impractical and punitive

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The Toronto Star: Bicycle licensing panned as impractical and punitive September 11, 2012 . Katie Daubs Staff Reporter A survey published in the Star on Tuesday showing growing ...



Mail-Truck Driver Tried on Charges of Leaving Scene of Fatal Bik

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The New York Times: Mail-Truck Driver Tried on Charges of Leaving Scene of Fatal Bike Accident By RUSS BUETTNER Published: September 11, 2012 On a holiday weekend last year, Nathan De...



Key Biscayne Village Council Wants Bike Toll Levied To Fund Wall

Monday, September 10, 2012

The Huffington Post: Key Biscayne Village Council Wants Bike Toll Levied To Fund Wall On Rickenbacker Causeway 09/10/2012 Just when you think Miami couldn't possibly be more hostile...



Reckless Drivers Who Hit People Face Few Penalties in New York

Monday, September 10, 2012

The New York Times: Reckless Drivers Who Hit People Face Few Penalties in New York By MICHAEL POWELL September 10, 2012 Roxana Sorina Buta, dark-eyed and lithe, hurried home from w...



Grimes considers plan to restrict bicyclists

Monday, September 10, 2012

The Des Moines Register: Grimes considers plan to restrict bicyclists The move would be temporary and on one stretch of road. Sep 10, 2012 The Grimes City Council will continue it...



Increase in Cycling Collides with Pedestrians and Traffic Laws

Monday, September 10, 2012

The Brooklyn Ink: Increase in Cycling Collides with Pedestrians and Traffic Laws Mon, Sep 10, 2012 By Melissa Howard Prospect Park installed safety measures like this sign along its b...



Road signs aim to make Wellington West safe for cyclists

Monday, September 10, 2012

CBC News: Road signs aim to make Wellington West safe for cyclists Sep 10, 2012  The city is taking steps to make cycling safer in Hintonburg and encourage motorists and bikes to s...



In Portland, Ore., bikes rule the road

Sunday, September 09, 2012

The Detroit Free Press: In Portland, Ore., bikes rule the road September 9, 2012  By Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY PORTLAND, Ore. (USA TODAY) — America spent 50 years and b...



Colorado Voices: Traffic laws aren't for bicyclists

Sunday, September 09, 2012

OPINION The Denver Post: Colorado Voices: Traffic laws aren't for bicyclists 09/09/2012 By Andy Peters Denver bicycle messager Drew Atchley delivers for Denver/Boulder Couri...



Vive la révolution

Saturday, September 08, 2012

The Economist: Vive la révolution A cycling renaissance is taking place in America Sep 8th 2012 | CHICAGO | from the print edition MORE and more Americans are taking to th...



Driver cleared in cyclists' deaths

Saturday, September 08, 2012

The San Antonio Express: Driver cleared in cyclists' deaths Jury says wreck not felony. By Craig Kapitan Saturday, September 8, 2012 A wreck that resulted in the deaths of ...



9 years for woman in death of Albuquerque cyclist

Saturday, September 08, 2012

The San Francisco  Chronicle: 9 years for woman in death of Albuquerque cyclist September 8, 2012 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A young woman who was high on methamphetamines when...



Cyclist's dooring allegation sparks debate about police response

Friday, September 07, 2012

The Boston Globe: Newton cyclist's 'dooring' allegation sparks debate about police response By Deirdre Fernandes, Globe Staff September 7, 2012 A Newton police officer'...



Testimony concludes at bicycle deaths trial

Friday, September 07, 2012

The San Antonio Express: Testimony concludes at bicycle deaths trial By Craig Kapitan Friday, September 7, 2012 Despite having caused the deaths of a married couple on a tandem bicycl...



South Side bicyclist stabbed in road rage incident

Friday, September 07, 2012

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: South Side bicyclist stabbed in road rage incident September 7, 2012 By Moriah Balingit / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Colin Albright was bicycling home Wedn...



Former police officer allegedly threatened to kill bicyclists

Thursday, September 06, 2012

WFTV Florida: Former police officer jailed after allegedly threatening to kill group of bicyclists   Sept. 6, 2012 LAKE COUNTY, Fla. — A former Lake County police officer was a...



Getting tough on hostile drivers

Wednesday, September 05, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Editorial: Getting tough on hostile drivers Published: Wednesday, September 5, 2012  There's reason to question whether having a law making it easi...



In Bike-Friendly Copenhagen, Highways For Cyclists

Saturday, September 01, 2012

NPR: In Bike-Friendly Copenhagen, Highways For Cyclists by ELEANOR BEARDSLEY September 1, 2012 Every day, one-third of the people of Copenhagen ride their bikes to work or school. C...



Why Does Bike Theft Persist? Because Theres No Enforcement

Friday, August 31, 2012

Streetsblog: Why Does Bike Theft Persist? Because There’s No Enforcement by Stephen Miller Here’s some Labor Day weekend reading on one of New York’s vexing problems: ...



Cyclists' deaths land motorist in front of jury

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

The San Atonio Express-News: Cyclists' deaths land motorist in front of jury By Craig Kapitan Wednesday, August 29, 2012 It wasn't alcohol, drugs or texting — but instead...



In New York, Toward a Harmony of Police and Cyclists

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

The Atlantic Cities: In New York, Toward a Harmony of Police and Cyclists AUG 28, 2012 The relationship between bike riders and police officers in New York is historically rocky. Riders...



Bicycle Lanes Draw Wide Support Among New Yorkers, Survey Finds

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

The New York Times: Bicycle Lanes Draw Wide Support Among New Yorkers, Survey Finds By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM and MARJORIE CONNELLY Published: August 21, 2012 Bicycle lanes may be little mo...



Councillor proposes cycling ban after fatal accident

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Citynews Toronto: Councillor proposes cycling ban on west-end street after fatal accident 08/21/2012 | Shawne McKeown, CityNews.ca One city councillor has floated the idea of banning cy...



Dooring fears prompt bike lane rethink

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

The Age: Dooring fears prompt bike lane rethink August 15, 2012 Bike lanes across Melbourne are being redesigned in a bid to encourage cyclists to steer clear of parked cars to avoid seri...



For Bike Advocates, Delayed Gratification

Friday, August 10, 2012

The New York Times: For Bike Advocates, Delayed Gratification By J. DAVID GOODMAN Published: August 10, 2012 IT was supposed to be the summer of bike share. And for Transportation A...



Cyclists who are a law unto themselves make a recipe for anarchy

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

The Guardian: Cyclists who are a law unto themselves make a recipe for anarchy After narrowly escaping being run down by a biker in Brooklyn, I was not so receptive to Randy Cohen's lais...



Why Cyclists Run Red Lights

Monday, August 06, 2012

The Atlantic Cities: Why Cyclists Run Red Lights ERIC JAFFE AUG 06, 2012 This past weekend Randy Cohen, former author of the "Ethicist" column in the New York Times Magazi...



If Kant Were a New York Cyclist

Saturday, August 04, 2012

The New York Times: If Kant Were a New York Cyclist By RANDY COHEN Published: August 4, 2012 THE rule-breaking cyclist that people decry: that’s me. I routinely run red lights, an...



Cameras Act as Black Boxes When Cars and Cyclists Collide

Friday, July 20, 2012

The New York Times: Cameras Act as ‘Black Boxes’ When Cars and Cyclists Collide By NICK WINGFIELD Published: July 20, 2012 WASHINGTON — When Evan Wilder went flying ont...



SF bicycle thefts plummet after arrest

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

The San Francisco Chronicle: SF bicycle thefts plummet after arrest Vivian Ho Wednesday, July 18, 2012 (07-18) 16:58 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- Bicycle thefts in San Francisco have gone dow...



Inactivity 'killing as many as smoking'

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

The BBC: Inactivity 'killing as many as smoking'   Report co-author Dr I-Min Lee: "Being inactive increases your risk of developing chronic diseases" By Nick Triggl...



Commuters Pedal to Work on Their Very Own Superhighway

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

The New York Times: Commuters Pedal to Work on Their Very Own Superhighway A Green Light for Copenhagen's Cyclists: A new initiative in Copenhagen aims at building miles of bicycle highway...



Cyclists vs. cars: Locked forever in life-and-death struggle

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Cyclists vs. cars: Locked forever in life-and-death struggle for right of way Sunday, July 15, 2012 I’m trying to stay calm, but I can see what’s happening: The driver ...



Cyclists question whether law can be enforced

Friday, July 13, 2012

The Journal News: Cyclists question whether law designed to protect them can be enforced Jul 13, 2012 A state law designed to protect bicyclists by requiring motorists to keep a safe di...



Blood on the bike path

Friday, July 13, 2012

Grist: Blood on the bike path: What a tragic accident teaches us about safely sharing the trails By Joel Gwadz A few weeks ago, just outside of Washington, D.C., a woman was hit and kill...



New state road signs spark confusion for cyclists, motorists

Thursday, July 12, 2012

The Fairfax Times: New state road signs spark confusion for cyclists, motorists ‘Bikes May Use Full Lane’ intended to alert motorists that cyclists can use center lane on narrow ...



Give the Cyclists a Break

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

The Litchfield County Times: Give the Cyclists a Break Published: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 By KATHRYN BOUGHTON I have been worried about my son recently. No, he is not sick or in fin...



Bike to the future

Sunday, July 08, 2012

The Boston Globe: Bike to the future Fervor for cycling is on the rise around Boston, and so are plans for new paths and bridges. But will it be enough to convince more than half of us to di...



Prying the lid off the cycling debate

Wednesday, July 04, 2012

The Globe and Mail: Prying the lid off the cycling debate ANDREW CLARK Special to The Globe & Mail Published Wednesday, Jul. 04 2012 Last updated Thursday, Jul. 05 2012 I&rsqu...



Cyclist accused in pedestrian's death pleads not guilty

Thursday, June 21, 2012

MSNBC: Cyclist accused of vehicular manslaughter over pedestrian's death pleads not guilty By msnbc.com staff and news services SAN FRANCISCO -- A cyclist charged with vehicular mans...



Helmets a matter of choice, cyclists say

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

The Windsor Star: Helmets a matter of choice, cyclists say Education on road rules more important BY BEATRICE FANTONI, THE WINDSOR STAR; WITH FILES FROM THE CANADIAN PRESS JUNE 20, 2012 ...



SSU professor injured in Penngrove hit-and-run crash dies

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

The Press Democrat: SSU professor injured in Penngrove hit-and-run crash dies By MARY CALLAHAN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 Steve Norwick died Tuesday, endi...



How safe is it to cycle our streets?

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

The Irish Times: How safe is it to cycle our streets? Published June 19, 2012 More of us are travelling by bike, but just how risky is it to take two wheels? TOTS ON trikes, robed bar...



Coroner right to urge mandatory helmets for Ontario cyclists

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

The Toronto Star: Coroner right to urge mandatory helmets for Ontario cyclists Published On Tue Jun 19 2012 Cyclists refusing to wear a helmet have several practical reasons to go bare-...



Mandatory bike helmet proposal divides cyclists

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

CBC News: Mandatory bike helmet proposal divides cyclists CBC News Posted: Jun 19, 2012 A coroner's report recommending bike helmets be mandatory for adults in Ontario has divided c...



Swiss MPs reject helmet law

Monday, June 18, 2012

Road.cc: Swiss MPs reject helmet law Said that helmets are an issue for personal responsiblity by Sarah Barth on June 18, 2012 Swiss MPs have voted overwhelmingly against making cyc...



Cycling review: side guards for trucks, helmets for cyclists

Monday, June 18, 2012

The Toronto Star: Cycling review calls for side guards for trucks, helmets for cyclists Published On Mon Jun 18 2012 Tess Kalinowski Transportation Reporter Cycling advocates are...



After Death, Manslaughter Charge for Cyclist

Friday, June 15, 2012

The New York Times: After Death, Manslaughter Charge for Cyclist By MALIA WOLLAN Published: June 15, 2012 SAN FRANCISCO — Despite its hilly topography and hairpin curves, San Fr...



Bicycle community reacts to hit-and-run accident

Thursday, June 14, 2012

The Petaluma Argus-Courier: UPDATE: Bicycle community reacts to hit-and-run accident By Janelle Wetzstein ARGUS-COURIER STAFF Published: Thursday, June 14, 2012 The lengths that retire...



San Francisco Cyclist Gets Hit With Felony Manslaughter Charge

Thursday, June 14, 2012

SF Weekly: Chris Bucchere, Cyclist Accused of Killing Sutchi Hui, Gets Hit With Felony Manslaughter By Erin Sherbert Thu., Jun. 14 2012 Not surprisingly, the District Attorney'...



Suspect in Penngrove hit-and-run cyclist crash in court

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Suspect in Penngrove hit-and-run cyclist crash in court By MARY CALLAHAN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Wednesday, June 13, 2012  A Rohnert Park man ...



A cyclist's worst fear - and a hope

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: GUEST OPINION: A cyclist's worst fear — and a hope By JERRY McKINLEY Published: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 A lot of Sonoma County cyclists, including...



CHP: Hit-and-run suspect stopped at market after collision

Sunday, June 10, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: CHP: Hit-and-run suspect stopped at Penngrove market after collision By RANDI ROSSMANN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Sunday, June 10, 2012 A Rohnert Park...



Cycling SSU professor remains critical after hit-and-run crash

Saturday, June 09, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Cycling SSU professor remains critical after hit-and-run crash By MARY CALLAHAN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Saturday, June 9, 2012 Two off-duty law enf...



SSU professor hit on bike, gravely injured on Petaluma Hill Road

Friday, June 08, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: SSU professor hit on bike, gravely injured on Petaluma Hill Road By MARY CALLAHAN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Friday, June 8, 2012 A longtime Sonoma St...



On Biking: Passing bikes on a blind curve

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

The Boston Globe: On Biking: Passing bikes on a blind curve June 6, 2012 10:43 AM By Jonathan Simmons, Guest Columnist Three more feet and we would have been hit. Not all of us, bu...



The Evolution of the Bike Lane

Monday, June 04, 2012

The Atlantic Cities: The Evolution of the Bike Lane KAID BENFIELD JUN 04, 2012 Cities in the U.S., including Washington, D.C., where I live, are making significant investments in bic...



California Senate OKs buffer for cars passing cyclists

Friday, May 25, 2012

The Los Angeles Times: California Senate OKs buffer for cars passing cyclists May 25, 2012 California motorists would have to provide three feet of space between their vehicles and bicy...



Los Angeles Lives by Car, but Learns to Embrace Bikes

Saturday, May 19, 2012

The New York Times: Los Angeles Lives by Car, but Learns to Embrace Bikes The fourth CicLAvia event, which closed 10 miles of Los Angeles streets to car traffic, drew nearly 100,000 bicyclists....



North Hampton bike shop owner angered by Rye police sign

Friday, May 04, 2012

Seacoastonline: North Hampton bike shop owner angered by Rye police sign By Joey Cresta May 04, 2012  RYE — Avid bicyclists, including the owner of a North Hampton bike sho...



Cyclist was victim of hit-and-run driver in SW Miami-Dade

Friday, May 04, 2012

The Miami Herald: Cyclist was victim of hit-and-run driver in SW Miami-Dade Fellow bicyclists will hold a ride Sunday as a memorial to Miguel Angel Rocafort and to press for action by police ...



Cyclists' sudden death on quiet country highway

Friday, May 04, 2012

The Daytina Beach News-Journal: Cyclists' sudden death on quiet country highway BY MARK LANE, FOOTNOTE May 4, 2012 One of the more difficult parts of a reporter's job is teleph...



APD launches special initiative aimed at cyclists, drivers

Thursday, May 03, 2012

KVUE Autstin: APD launches special initiative aimed at cyclists, drivers by JADE MINGUS / KVUE News Posted on May 3, 2012 Updated May 4, 2012 AUSTIN — More than 1,000 cyclist...



Hundreds of cyclists ride in unison for safety on roads

Thursday, May 03, 2012

KVUE Austin: Hundreds of cyclists ride in unison for safety on roads by SHELTON GREEN / KVUE News and Photojournalist MICHAEL MOORE Posted on May 3, 2012 Updated May 4, 2012 AUSTIN...



Motorists, cyclists clash on local roads

Sunday, April 29, 2012

The Spectrum: Motorists, cyclists clash on local roads Apr. 29, 2012  Written by David DeMille   VEYO - When he gears up for a ride down state Route 18 on his bicycle, ...



Procession aims to show how bikes, cars can co-exist

Friday, April 27, 2012

WSBT South Bend: Procession aims to show how bikes, cars can co-exist JOSEPH DITS South Bend Tribune April 27, 2012 SOUTH BEND — Bicyclist Steven Carey’s death on Feb. 19 ...



Oakland man arrested in connection with Berkeley hit-and-run

Friday, April 27, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: Oakland man arrested in connection with hit-and-run of Berkeley bicyclists captured on YouTube By Chris De Benedetti and Doug Oakley Oakland Tribune Posted: 04...



SF DA to file charges against bicyclist in fatal collision

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

KTVU Oakland: SF DA to file charges this week against bicyclist in fatal collision Wednesday, April 25, 2012 SAN FRANCISCO — District Attorney George Gascon announced Wednesday that ...



Cyclist will face charges in connection with hitting pedestrian

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

The San Francisco Examiner: Cyclist will face charges in connection with hitting pedestrian By: Mike Aldax | 04/25/12  SF Examiner Staff Writer A bicyclist will be charged this we...



S.F. bicyclist in fatal crash may face felony

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

The San Francisco Chronicle: S.F. bicyclist in fatal crash may face felony Phillip Matier, Andrew Ross Wednesday, April 25, 2012 San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón ...



We Like Bikes

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Via: President's Page: We Like Bikes May is National Bike Month. Try riding a bicycle for transportation, recreation, cost savings, the environment, and your health. By Paul Gaffney ...



Bikes and Cars: Share the Road

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Via: Bikes and Cars: Share the Road AAA offers guidelines to help both bicyclists and drivers ride safely. May/June 2012 Even though bicyclists and drivers ride side by side every d...



Cyclist Who Allegedly Killed Pedestrian Will Likely Be Charged

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

The Huffington Post: Chris Bucchere, Cyclist Who Allegedly Killed Pedestrian In The Castro, Will Likely Be Charged With Felony First Posted: 04/25/2012 San Francisco District Attorney Geo...



Pennsylvania bike law may improve safety for bikers

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

The Daily Pennsylvanian: Pennsylvania bike law may improve safety for bikers Law requires four-foot distance between vehicles and bicyclists By MANOLA GONZALEZ · April 24, 2012 ...



Rio Grande bicycle boulevard opens

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

YNN Austin: Rio Grande bicycle boulevard opens By: YNN Staff Austin bicyclists have a new, safe way to travel. City officials celebrated the opening of its new bicycle boulevard Mon...



Arizona bicyclists advocate awareness

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

The Tucson Citizen: Arizona bicyclists advocate awareness by Ofelia Madrid on Apr. 24, 2012, under Arizona Republic News Shawn McCarty was riding his bicycle on Thompson Peak Parkway...



Proposal would extend cellphone fines to cyclists

Monday, April 23, 2012

The San Francisco Examiner: Proposal would extend cellphone fines to cyclists By: Will Reisman | 04/23/12 SF Examiner Staff Writer Bicyclists may soon have to put down their cellphone...



Bicyclist injured in Main Ave. crash

Monday, April 23, 2012

The Durango Herald: Bicyclist injured in Main Ave. crash Man failed to yield while cycling through crosswalk, officer said By Ann Butler Article Last Updated: Monday, April 23, 2012 ...



Cyclists face tickets in Somerville, Massachusetts

Monday, April 23, 2012

BikeRadar.com: Cyclists face tickets in Somerville, Massachusetts By Peter Suciu, from Detroit, MI | Monday, Apr 23, 2012 Cyclists in Somerville, Massachusetts are facing a new city d...



Cyclist killed on Montezuma Road

Sunday, April 22, 2012

The Daily Aztec: Cyclist killed on Montezuma Road By Alejandra Paz, Posted on 22 April 2012. Last Wednesday at 3:52 p.m., an SUV driver struck 63-year-old bicyclist Charles Raymond G...



Mother Of Killed Williamsburg Cyclist Blasts NYPD's Stonewalling

Friday, April 20, 2012

The Gothamist: Mother Of Killed Williamsburg Cyclist Blasts NYPD's Stonewalling After Court Date After nearly six months of appeals, the family of Mathieu Lefevre, the bicyclist killed by ...



Bicycle injuries: Is the right-of-way fight getting ugly?

Friday, April 20, 2012

CNN: Bicycle injuries: Is the right-of-way fight getting ugly? By Stephanie Smith, CNN Fri April 20, 2012 New York (CNN) -- Michelle Matson has a nagging reminder of the cycling crash...



Scottsdale SUV Driver Who Killed Bicyclist Pays $420 Fine

Thursday, April 19, 2012

The Phoenix New Times: Amy Alexander, Scottsdale SUV Driver Who Killed Bicyclist, Pays $420 Fine By Ray Stern Thu., Apr. 19 2012  . Amy Alexander, the Scottsdale woman who struck an...



Driver charged in crash that killed bicyclist in St. Petersburg

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

The Tampa Bay Times: Driver charged in crash that killed bicyclist in St. Petersburg bike lane By Jamal Thalji and Dan Sullivan, Times Staff Writers Wednesday, April 18, 2012 ST. P...



Community weighs in on fatal bike crash

Monday, April 16, 2012

WTSP St. Petersburg: Community weighs in on fatal bike crash Apr 16, 2012 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Some residents are up in arms after St. Petersburg police say a man slammed into a wo...



IAM poll highlights extent of SMIDSY problem

Monday, April 16, 2012

Road.cc: IAM poll highlights extent of SMIDSY problem Nine out of ten riders who responded said they had been cut up by another road user who didn't see them during past six months ...



Cycling isn't all fun and games

Monday, April 16, 2012

The Columbia Daily Tribune: Cycling isn't all fun and games By ROBERT JOHNSON Monday, April 16, 2012 Every time you drive, another driver likely causes you to slow down or stop...



Cyclists hope to impact mayoral elections

Monday, April 16, 2012

The London Evening Standard: Cyclists hope to impact mayoral elections 16 April 2012 The families of cyclists killed on the capital’s roads are backing a new campaign group that is ...



8 Important Safety Tips For Cyclists New And Old

Monday, April 16, 2012

The Gothamist: 8 Important Safety Tips For Cyclists New And Old More New Yorkers are commuting by bicycle than ever, and if you've been considering joining their ranks, the lovely spring w...



Huntsville police issue few traffic tickets to bicycle riders

Sunday, April 15, 2012

The Hunstville Times: Huntsville police issue few traffic tickets to bicycle riders Published: Sunday, April 15, 2012 By Keith Clines, The Huntsville Times HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - If...



San Francisco Bicycle Coalition schools riders on rules, dangers

Sunday, April 15, 2012

The Sacramento Bee: San Francisco Bicycle Coalition schools riders on rules, dangers of the road By Katherine Seligman Special to The Bee Published: Sunday, Apr. 15, 2012 The driver ...



Cyclists Favor Speed Cameras

Friday, April 13, 2012

NBC Chicago: Cyclists Favor Speed Cameras By Edward McClelland | Friday, Apr 13, 2012  Here, finally, is a group of people who are in favor of speed cameras, but have nothing to...



Using common sense in debate over bike fines

Friday, April 13, 2012

The Aspen Times: Using common sense in debate over bike fines The Aspen Times Aspen, CO Colorado Aspen police spokeswoman Blair Weyer and staffers of other city departments are workin...



Police Reopen Cyclist Crash as Possible Aggravated Assault

Thursday, April 12, 2012

NBC Los Angeles: Police Reopen Cyclist Crash as Possible Aggravated Assault Police officers witnessed a cyclist fall off her bike, contradicting reports of motorist road rage By Melis...



LAPD Reversal: Cyclist Crash Being Investigated as Crime

Thursday, April 12, 2012

NBC Los Angeles: LAPD Reversal: Cyclist Crash Being Investigated as Crime After saying cyclist fell, police now considering crime in bike crash By Melissa Pamer | Thursday, Apr 12, 20...



State Supreme Court: Paralyzed cyclist due bridge records

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: State Supreme Court: Paralyzed cyclist due Montlake Bridge records BY LEVI PULKKINEN, SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF Thursday, April 12, 2012 The State Patrol m...



Police skeptical that cyclist was injured in road rage incident

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The Los Angeles times: Police skeptical that cyclist was injured in road rage incident April 12, 2012 Los Angeles police said Thursday that "the facts do not tend to support&quo...



Police Continue 'Exhaustive' Investigation

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The LAist: Police Continue 'Exhaustive' Investigation into Susanna Schick Biking Accident, Hope It Doesn't Create 'Bike Versus Car' Mentality Friday night's bicycle acc...



Town Mourns After Father and Daughter Are Killed

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The New York Times: Town Mourns After Father and Daughter Are Killed in Bike Accident Noah Berger for The Bay Citizen By ZUSHA ELINSON Published: April 12, 2012 As cars zipped alon...



Judge tosses out bicyclists' lawsuit over SLU streetcar tracks

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

The Seattle Times: Judge tosses out bicyclists' lawsuit over SLU streetcar tracks A King County judge has dismissed a suit filed by six bicyclists who said the city of Seattle was neglig...



L. A. Police Dismiss Hit-and-Run as Cause of Cyclist's Injuries

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

NBC Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Dismiss Hit-and-Run as Cause of Cyclist's Injuries Bike advocates demand changes to investigation procedures By Melissa Pamer | Wednesday, Apr ...



Police Rule Out Hit-and-Run in Susanna Schick Case

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

The LAist: Police Rule Out Hit-and-Run in Susanna Schick Case, Say the Experienced Cyclist 'Fell Down on Her Bicycle' Friday's cycling incident in Downtown Los Angeles that landed ...



Rare pedestrian deaths exploited by bicycle foes

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

The San Francisco Examiner: Rare pedestrian deaths exploited by bicycle foes By: SF Examiner Editorial | 04/11/12  SF Examiner Editorial Enough already. It is alleged that ...



Traffic Video Allegedly Contradicts Cyclist's Story

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

The SFist: Traffic Video Allegedly Contradicts Cyclist's Story In Deadly S.F. Pedestrian Collision Chris Bucchere, the cyclist who struck and killed a 71-year-old pedestrian and then wrote...



Police Report Filed for Friday's Alleged Road Rage Hit-and-Run

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The LAist: Police Report Filed Today for Friday's Alleged Road Rage Hit-and-Run, Cyclist to be Hospitalized for 2 Months The alleged road rage incident that has left cyclist Susanna Schick...



Bike Riding Needs Rules

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The San Francisco Chronicle: Bike riding needs rules Tuesday, April 10, 2012 The evolution of bicycle policy in San Francisco seems to be all about doing more to accommodate riders. It...



Castro Bike Fatality Leads To Call For Stricter Bike Enforcement

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The SFist: Castro Bike Fatality Leads 'Chron' To Call For Stricter Bike Enforcement The debate rages on about the city's bicyclists and whether or not they should be held responsib...



Road Rage Prompted Collision, Says Injured Cyclist

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

NBC Los Angeles: Road Rage Prompted Collision, Says Injured Cyclist Susanna Schick suffered a broken pelvis and several broken ribs after being hit by a car in downtown LA By Vanessa ...



A New Détente in the 'War on Bikes'

Monday, April 09, 2012

Treehugger: A New Détente in the 'War on Bikes' A.K. Streeter Transportation / Bikes April 9, 2012 This month's Bicycling Magazine lays out the state of the bike-...



Drivers Killed 21 Cyclists Last Year, But Only Two Got Arrested

Monday, April 09, 2012

The Gothamist: Drivers Killed 21 Cyclists Last Year, But Only Two Got Arrested It's appallingly easy for drivers to get away with murder in NYC, as we've previously reported, and today...



Bike Ambassador program will improve Fort Collins

Monday, April 09, 2012

The Coloradoan: Bike Ambassador program will improve Fort Collins Bicycle ambassadors will promote safe cycling, culture of cooperation Apr. 9, 2012  With bicycling becoming a g...



10 miles of jolting 'rumble strips' planned

Monday, April 09, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: 10 miles of jolting 'rumble strips' planned for prime bicycling route along Central Coast By Jason Hoppin, Santa Cruz Sentinel Posted: 04/09/2012  ...



Cyclists decry plan for rumble strips

Monday, April 09, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: Cyclists decry plan for rumble strips: Dozens turn out to oppose Caltrans proposal for Highway 1 strips By JASON HOPPIN -- Santa Cruz Sentinel Posted: 04/09/2012...



Cyclist Susanna Schick Recovering After Alleged Road Rage

Monday, April 09, 2012

The LAist: Cyclist Susanna Schick Recovering After Alleged Road Rage Hit-and-Run, Family Probes Police Presence Updated information on Susanna Schick, the cyclist who became the victim of an a...



Cyclist injured after downtown road rage incident, friend says

Monday, April 09, 2012

The Los Angeles Times: Cyclist injured after downtown road rage incident, friend says April 9, 2012  Members of the L.A. biking community expressed concern and outrage Monday after...



Killed While Cycling: Why So Few Fatal Bike Crashes Lead to...

Sunday, April 08, 2012

Transportation Nation: Killed While Cycling: Why So Few Fatal Bike Crashes Lead to Arrest in NYC By Alex Goldmark | 04/08/2012 Last year, 21 cyclists died in vehicle crashes in New York...



Cyclist Who Struck Pedestrian At Castro: "I Just Plowed Through"

Thursday, April 05, 2012

The SFist: Cyclist Who Struck Pedestrian At Castro: "I Just Plowed Through The Crowded Crosswalk" The cyclist who struck a 71-year-old pedestrian — who later died from his inju...



Pedestrian struck by cyclist dies

Thursday, April 05, 2012

The San Francisco Chronicle: Pedestrian struck by cyclist dies Ellen Huet Thursday, April 5, 2012 (04-04) 17:06 PDT San Francisco -- A San Bruno man who was hospitalized after being ...



Was the cyclist who killed a pedestrian reckless?

Thursday, April 05, 2012

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: Was the cyclist who killed a pedestrian reckless? 04.05.12 Steven T. Jones  San Francisco's bicycling community is bracing for a backlash f...



We Have Met the Enemy

Thursday, April 05, 2012

Bicycling: We Have Met the Enemy In many cities and towns, the construction of new bike lanes faces vicious opposition—but the most tenacious obstacle is also the most surprising one ...



Video: Cops On Bikes Don't Stop At Stop Signs Either

Thursday, April 05, 2012

The SFist: Video: Cops On Bikes Don't Stop At Stop Signs Either We can hear the rumbling rage of the city's cyclists as we type this: As noted on Uptown Almanac, local cyclist Amy Fara...



Cyclists At Center Of Bitter Debate Over Bike Lanes

Thursday, April 05, 2012

WBUR & NPR: Cyclists At Center Of Bitter Debate Over Bike Lanes NPR STAFF April 5, 2012 Bike lanes accommodate cyclists and help with visibility, and some people view the lanes as a...



Cyclists Terrorized On The Wiggle, Police Side With Angry Driver

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

The SFist: Cyclists Terrorized On The Wiggle, Police Side With Angry Prius Driver Last month on Valentine's day, cycling couple Ian Long and Johanna Weaver were allegedly harassed by the d...



Is the Biker Rights Movement Gaining Momentum?

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

The Atlantic Çities: Is the Biker Rights Movement Gaining Momentum? ERIC JAFFE MAR 14, 2012 Reuters In the past few weeks, the long march toward equal road rights for urb...



The benefits of cycling go beyond reducing climate change

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Straight.com: David Suzuki: The benefits of cycling go beyond reducing climate change By David Suzuki, March 13, 2012 Cities cover just two percent of the world’s land area, yet the...



Couple Harassed While Biking, Blamed By SFPD

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

SF Streetsblog: Nightmare on Oak Street: Couple Harassed While Biking, Blamed By SFPD by Aaron Bialick On their ride home from a Valentine’s Day dinner, Ian Long and Johanna Weave...



Drunk cyclists face bike ban in German university town

Friday, March 09, 2012

The Local: Drunk cyclists face bike ban in university town 9 Mar 12 Drunk cyclists weaving their way around the university town of Münster should be prepared to pay heavily for par...



Dedicated bike lanes or shared-use markings?

Friday, March 09, 2012

The Morning Call: Dedicated bike lanes or shared-use markings? By Dan Hartzell, Of The Morning Call March 9, 2012 Bike lanes may be good for bicycling, but are they safe for bicyclist...



Brazils Bloody Bike Wars Drive National Protests

Friday, March 09, 2012

Bloomberg: Brazil’s Bloody Bike Wars Drive National Protests By Dom Phillips Mar 9, 2012 Juliana Dias's death, at first glance, wasn't particularly remarkable. She wa...



Spring is time for cyclists, motorists to be patient

Thursday, March 08, 2012

The Athens Banner-Herald: In The Spotlight: Spring is time for cyclists, motorists to be patient By JUDD SMITH Published Thursday, March 8, 2012 Things are starting to bloom, warm we...



SF allows bikes indoors, but its cycling goal is elusive

Thursday, March 08, 2012

San Francisco Bay Guardian: SF allows bikes indoors, but its cycling goal is elusive 03.08.12 | Steven T. Jones | When the Board of Supervisors this week voted 9-2 to require commercial...



Full circle for bikes in Beijing?

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

Chinadialogue: Full circle for bikes in Beijing? Olivia Boyd March 07, 2012 Shannon Bufton promotes two-wheeled travel as an aspirational pastime. New Chinese riders are as interest...



For Deliverymen, Speed, Tips and Fear on Wheels

Friday, March 02, 2012

The New York Times: For Deliverymen, Speed, Tips and Fear on Wheels By J. DAVID GOODMAN Published: March 2, 2012 FOR a few blocks, Lin Dakang had Park Avenue to himself. There we...



Making Cities Safer for Cyclists and Pedestrians

Monday, February 27, 2012

The New York Times: Room For Debate: Making Cities Safer for Cyclists and Pedestrians INTRODUCTION An article in The Atlantic this month lamented the lax enforcement of traffic laws in N...



Changes Proposed for Loop Drive Through Prospect Park

Monday, February 27, 2012

The New York Times: Changes Proposed for Loop Drive Through Prospect Park By J. DAVID GOODMAN Published: February 27, 2012 A set of proposed changes to the Prospect Park loop in Brook...



Cycling: on your bikes

Sunday, February 26, 2012

The Guardian: Cycling: on your bikes Bicycle safety will come through changes in attitude and in the law, but it also needs investment Editorial The Guardian, Sunday 26 February 201...



Times safety campaign proves that cycling is now mainstream

Thursday, February 23, 2012

The Guardian: Times safety campaign proves that cycling is now mainstream Unusual campaigning stance by the paper will reach a different audience from typical cycle campaigns Can we dar...



Danish police to target red light jumpers and sidewalk cyclists

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Road.cc: Police to target red light jumpers and pavement cyclists... in Denmark, of all places Proof that cycling utopia also has its share of anti-social cyclists - but it's a tiny mino...



Here's Why Drivers Get Away With Murder In NYC

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

The Gothamist: Here's Why Drivers Get Away With Murder In NYC This morning the City Council grilled representatives from the NYPD on why so few drivers face criminal charges after killing ...



Jury: Saratoga businessman guilty of hit-and-run accident

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Jury: Saratoga businessman guilty of hit-and-run accident that severely injured cyclist By Tracey Kaplan 02/14/2012 Justice is rarely as speedy as on TV. But the range of reasons a S...



Better driving will make roads safer for cyclists, say motorists

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

The Times: Better driving will make roads safer for cyclists, say motorists Sam Coates Deputy Political Editor February 14 2012 Drivers are calling for more help for cyclists as they a...



Sharing the trails

Monday, February 13, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat: COURSEY: Sharing the trails By CHRIS COURSEY THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Monday, February 13, 2012 I've got a pretty good idea of what happened t...



Advice From a 70-Year-Old Cyclist

Monday, February 13, 2012

The New York Times: Advice From a 70-Year-Old Cyclist By JANE E. BRODY When my mother asked what I wanted for my 16th birthday, I said, “A new bicycle.” From her response &m...



A mix of bike-friendly streets and dangerous roads

Monday, February 13, 2012

The Connecticutt Post: A mix of bike-friendly streets and dangerous roads John Burgeson and Vinti Singh Monday, February 13, 2012 NORWALK -- For David Marcus, fatherhood is taking h...



Drivers who kill should face prospect of life in prison

Monday, February 13, 2012

The Times: Drivers who kill ‘should face prospect of life in prison’ says police expert Last updated February 13 2012 Motorists who cause death on the roads should face tougher...



Santa Rosa runners, cyclists abuzz on heels of injury crash

Sunday, February 12, 2012

The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat: Santa Rosa runners, cyclists abuzz on heels of injury crash By JULIE JOHNSON THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 3:00 a.m. Last Mo...



Fort Collins has come a long way on two wheels

Sunday, February 12, 2012

The Coloradoan: Fort Collins has come a long way on two wheels, and cycling momentum continues to build Feb. 12, 2012  Written by David Young Recently, it appeared Fort Coll...



San Francisco Will Pioneer Electric Bike Sharing

Friday, February 10, 2012

Good: San Francisco Will Pioneer Electric Bike Sharing SARAH LASKOW Reporter February 10, 2012  San Francisco is putting a new spin on car- and bike-sharing services. With fede...



Alliance for Biking and Walking publish 2012 report

Friday, February 10, 2012

Bikeradar: Alliance for Biking and Walking publish 2012 report By Peter Suciu, from Detroit, MI | Friday, Feb 10, 2012  More people are walking and using two wheels. These are t...



Attorney for driver in Saratoga hit-and-run case blames cyclist

Friday, February 10, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: Attorney for driver in Saratoga hit-and-run case blames cyclist By Tracey Kaplan Posted: 02/10/2012 07:58:12 PM PST Updated: 02/11/2012 04:32:38 AM PST D...



Paris green lights trial to allow red light jumping cyclists

Friday, February 10, 2012

Road.cc: Paris gives green light to trial scheme to allow red light jumping cyclists On this side of the Channel, Ken Livingstone says he'll introduce 'cyclist only' phases at ju...



Sharrows making life easier for Clarksville cyclists

Thursday, February 09, 2012

The Leaf-Chronicle: Sharrows making life easier for Clarksville cyclists Motorists, riders learn to share road Feb. 9, 2012  Sharrows, the new markings on roads around downtown...



Case unfolds against suspect in hit-and-run of two cyclists

Thursday, February 09, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: Case unfolds against suspect in hit-and-run of two cyclists By Tracey Kaplan Posted: 02/09/2012 06:03:48 AM PST Updated: 02/09/2012 10:19:35 AM PST No on...



Montgomery passes 3-foot rule for bicyclist's safety

Thursday, February 09, 2012

The Montgomery Advertiser: Montgomery City Council passes 3-foot rule for bicyclist's safety Feb. 9, 2012  Written by Jill Nolin Next time you drive by someone who is on...



Man pleads guilty in hit-and-run that killed Santa Cruz cyclist

Thursday, February 09, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: Man pleads guilty in hit-and-run that killed Santa Cruz cyclist Zachary Parke By Jessica M. Pasko Posted: 02/09/2012 05:44:52 PM PST Updated: 02/09/2012 05:44...



Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Tri-Rail Train in Fort Lauderdale

Thursday, February 09, 2012

NBC 6 Miami: Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Tri-Rail Train in Fort Lauderdale The crash occurred at about 7 a.m. Thursday morning, police said By Edward B. Colby | Thursday, Feb 9, 2012&...



A Terrible Transportation Bill

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

The New York Times: A Terrible Transportation Bill Published: February 8, 2012 The list of outrages coming out of the House is long, but the way the Republicans are trying to hijack the...



Man tackles suspected bicycle thief being chased by cops

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

The San Jose Mercury News: Man tackles suspected bicycle thief being chased by cops By Mark Gomez  Posted: 02/08/2012 01:40:52 PM PST Updated: 02/08/2012 10:36:44 PM PST Carlos...



Transportation bill jeopardizes fate of bike, pedestrian program

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Daily Journal of Commerce: Transportation bill jeopardizes fate of bike, pedestrian programs POSTED: Tuesday, February 7, 2012 BY: Lindsey O'Brien A new federal transportation bi...



Gov. Corbett signs bicycle safe passing measure into law

Friday, February 03, 2012

The Patriot-News: Gov. Corbett signs bicycle safe passing measure into law Published: Friday, February 03, 2012 By DAN MILLER, The Patriot-News Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Thursd...



GOP highway spending bill 'the worst,' Ray LaHood says

Thursday, February 02, 2012

Politico: GOP highway spending bill 'the worst,' Ray LaHood says Ray LaHood blasted House Republicans' highway bill on Thursday.  By BURGESS EVERETT | 2/2/12 12:07 PM EST ...



How safe is your bike?

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

The Coloradoan: How safe is your bike? As the number of Fort Collins bicycle thefts continues to rise year over year, many are asking ... Jan. 18, 2012  Written by David Y...



A New Four-Lane Superhighway To Be Built Only For Bikes

Monday, January 16, 2012

TreeHugger.com: A New Four-Lane Superhighway To Be Built Only For Bikes A.K. Streeter Transportation / Bikes January 16, 2012 If you want to find an unassuming place where bicyclin...



WHO PINCHED MY RIDE?

Monday, January 09, 2012

Outside: WHO PINCHED MY RIDE? When thieves stole his beloved ­commuter bike on a busy street in broad daylight, PATRICK SYMMES snapped—and set out on a cross-­country plunge in...



Make streets safe for cyclists

Monday, January 09, 2012

The Boston Globe: Make streets safe for cyclists EDITORIAL | EDITORIAL | CAMBRIDGE’S DEADLY INTERSECTION January 09, 2012 THE TRAGIC collision of an 18-wheeler and a bicyclist...



New Code Gives Cyclists a Chance to Fight Harassment

Saturday, January 07, 2012

Berkeley Patch: New Code Gives Cyclists a Chance to Fight Harassment A new chapter in Berkeley's Municipal Code due to be adopted in the Jan. 17 city council meeting prohibits the harass...



Road rage bus driver faces jail for swerving in to cyclist

Thursday, January 05, 2012

Road.cc: Road rage bus driver faces jail for swerving in to cyclist Driver pleads guilty to GBH (with a bus) and dangerous driving by tony farrelly on January 5, 2012 A bus driver ...



Cyclists and pedestrians to benefit from new Complete Streets

Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Louisiana Weekly: Cyclists and pedestrians to benefit from new Complete Streets program 3rd January 2012  By Ariella Cohen thelensnola.org Byron Orlando Sandoval Lopez, 42, ...



More Cyclist Crackdown Promised By City Council In 2012

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

The Gothamist: More Cyclist Crackdown Promised By City Council In 2012 James Vacca, chair of the City Council Transportation Committee, says he will push through tough new safety rules for cyc...



Cycling advocate calls 2011 "fabulous" year for bikes

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

St. Louis Public Radio: Cycling advocate calls 2011 "fabulous" year for bikes By Rachel Lippmann With average gas prices reaching their highest level in 2011, more and more pe...



Advocates tout increase in Twin Cities cyclists

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Minnesota Public Radio: Advocates tout increase in Twin Cities cyclists by Sasha Aslanian, Minnesota Public Radio December 17, 2011 St. Paul, Minn. — Organizers of Bike Walk Twi...



U.S. Safety Board Urges Cellphone Ban for Drivers

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The New York Times: U.S. Safety Board Urges Cellphone Ban for Drivers By MATT RICHTEL Published: December 13, 2011 A federal agency on Tuesday called for a ban on all cellphone use by d...



Cyclist Patrick Ytsma's death has dark irony

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Lehigh Valley News: Cyclist Patrick Ytsma's death has dark irony Paul Carpenter 6:02 p.m. EST, December 13, 2011 "Life is unfair," President John F. Kennedy said at a ...



The Cyclist and the Damage Done

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Philly Post: The Cyclist and the Damage Done By Brian Howard, 12/13/2011 Why the tragic death of a Lehigh Valley man should lead to a change in the vehicle code When a cyclist i...



NTSB recommends ban on driver cell phone use

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: NTSB recommends ban on driver cell phone use Associated Press December 13, 2011 States should ban all driver use of cell phones and other portable electronic devic...



Cellphone ban while driving? The tragedies behind the issue

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Cellphone ban while driving? The tragedies behind the issue December 13, 2011  Eleven texts in 11 minutes from behind the wheel -- then two were dead and 38 ...



Following Denmark's example on cycling could help EU...

Monday, December 12, 2011

Road.cc: Following Denmark's example on cycling could help EU meet a quarter of its CO2 reduction target, says ECF Study shows potential impact of people elsewhere in EU cycling same ave...



The Double Standard on Bike/Car Behavior

Monday, December 12, 2011

Streetsblog Capitol Hill: Brilliant Reader Comment: The Double Standard on Bike/Car Behavior by Angie Schmitt Streetsblog commenters are, in general, really, really smart. I learn a lot...



Relatives of cyclist killed in Norfolk crash sue officers

Thursday, December 08, 2011

The Virginian-Pilot: Relatives of cyclist killed in Norfolk crash sue officers The estate of Donnell Worsley filed suit this week against two Norfolk police officers. By Louis Hansen Th...



Driver fined for wreck that injured German bicyclist

Thursday, December 08, 2011

The Roanoke Times: Driver fined for wreck that injured German bicyclist By Mike Gangloff A Marion truck driver who struck and seriously injured a German cyclist drew a $500 fine Tuesday...



Distracted Driving 'Major Problem'

Thursday, December 08, 2011

The New York Times: Distracted Driving 'Major Problem' By REUTERS Published: December 8, 2011 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Most U.S. motorists surveyed acknowledged few situations...



After a Son Is Killed, Facing a Police Runaround

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

The New York Times: After a Son Is Killed, Facing a Police Runaround By JIM DWYER Published: December 6, 2011 The Lefevres — mother, father and one of their surviving sons &mdas...



Are urban bicyclists just elite snobs?

Sunday, December 04, 2011

Salon: Are urban bicyclists just elite snobs? SUNDAY, DEC 4, 2011 As cycling's popularity rises, the cyclists are despised. If riders want to change cities, they need a new attitude ...



Do Republicans really hate cyclists?

Saturday, December 03, 2011

bikeradar.com: Do Republicans really hate cyclists? By Peter Suciu, in Roseville, Michigan In the United States, response to many issues falls along political party lines, including tax...



The Uncomfortable Relationship Between Bikes and Red Lights

Friday, December 02, 2011

The Atlantic: The Uncomfortable Relationship Between Bikes and Red Lights NATE BERG DEC 02, 2011 Reuters It'll come as no surprise to cyclists—not to mention irritated drive...



Bike advocates see potential in Wilkes-Barre

Monday, November 21, 2011

The Citizens' Voice: Bike advocates see potential in Wilkes-Barre BY KENT JACKSON (STAFF WRITER) Published: November 21, 2011 WILKES-BARRE - Bicyclists get 145 miles to the gallon...



Legislation Could Force Bicycles Off Roads In Some National Park

Monday, November 21, 2011

National Parks Traveler: Legislation Could Force Bicycles Off Roads In Some National Parks Submitted by Kurt Repanshek on November 21, 2011  Serious road cyclists do not often d...



First bike sharrow markings now on Meadow and Harrison Streets

Monday, November 21, 2011

WTVR Richmond: First bike sharrow markings now on Meadow and Harrison Streets City has 80 lane miles of sharrow installation planned Alix Bryan November 21, 2011 RICHMOND, Va. (W...



Bicyclists look forward to Mass Ave bike lane

Monday, November 21, 2011

The Boston Blobe: Bicyclists look forward to Mass Ave bike lane November 21, 2011 By Clare Coughlan, Globe Correspondent Justin and Will have been inseparable ever since Justin fou...



For downtown cyclists, this green also means go

Sunday, November 20, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: For downtown cyclists, this green also means go The bright green bicycle lane on Spring Street is aimed at reducing collisions and helping cyclists feel safer navigati...



Prospect Park Takes Steps to Slow Cyclists

Sunday, November 20, 2011

The New York Times: Prospect Park Takes Steps to Slow Cyclists By J. DAVID GOODMAN Published: November 20, 2011 On a stretch of Prospect Park’s main drive, bright orange traffic b...



Car-bicycle accidents are a troubling trend

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Florida Today: Mark DeCotis: Car-bicycle accidents are a troubling trend Nov. 20, 2011 Mark Decotis For the third time in seven months an experienced, elite-level Brevard County cy...



Bike safety comes to the boardwalk

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Delaware Online: Bike safety comes to the boardwalk Delaware Greenways conducts workshop to talk about Rehoboth's options Nov. 20, 2011  Written by MOLLY MURRAY The N...



Bright green bike path appears on Spring Street in downtown L.A.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Bright green bike path appears on Spring Street in downtown L.A. November 19, 2011  The city of Los Angeles on Saturday continued its efforts to make the dow...



More Koreans taking to two-wheels

Saturday, November 19, 2011

AsiaOne: More Koreans taking to two-wheels The Korea Herald/Asia News Network Saturday, Nov 19, 2011 Im Sang-hyuk, 37, an oriental medicine doctor, has been cycling to work every day for...



Automobiles, Bikes and Pedestrians: Sharing Prospect Park

Friday, November 18, 2011

Patk Slope Patch: Automobiles, Bikes and Pedestrians: Sharing Prospect Park’s Drives At the Prospect Park Road Sharing Task Force meeting on Wednesday, community members said bicyclist...



Hit By A Cyclist, Park Pedestrian Sues City For $3 Million

Friday, November 18, 2011

The Gothamist: Hit By A Cyclist, Prospect Park Pedestrian Sues City For $3 Million If a pedestrian is critically injured by a cyclist while walking in a park, who is at fault? The pedestrian? ...



Boulder DA: Christopher Loven to be charged in cyclist death

Friday, November 18, 2011

The Daily Camera: Boulder DA: Christopher Loven to be charged in Lefthand cyclist death Dump truck driver faces charge of careless driving resulting in death By Erica Meltzer, Camera Staff...



Santa Monica to open nation's largest bicycle parking station

Thursday, November 17, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Santa Monica to open nation's largest bicycle parking station November 17, 2011  The largest bicycle parking facility in the United States will open Frid...



Lorry driver's 'good character' sees him spared from jail...

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Road.cc: Lorry driver's 'good character' sees him spared from jail sentence over cyclist's death Food service delivery driver had earlier been warned by judge to expect custo...



Cycling safety takes centre stage in Canada...

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Road.cc: Cycling safety takes centre stage in Canada after pregnant woman dragged to death under truck Nation's ruling Conservative Party rejects renewed calls for side guards, but more ...



No charges for truck driver in cyclist's death

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

CBC News: No charges for truck driver in cyclist's death Hundreds of mourners pack memorial for cyclist Jenna Morrison CBC News Posted: Nov 15, 2011  Toronto police have...



Cyclist injured after act of 'rage'

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

The Courier-Mail: Cyclist injured after act of 'rage' by: Staff Writer, Westside News From: Quest Newspapers November 15, 2011 A CYCLIST was left with two broken ribs and heavy br...



Mississippi man to appeal manslaughter conviction...

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

The Republic: Mississippi man to appeal manslaughter conviction in death of Dutch bicyclist THE ASSOCIATED PRESS November 15, 2011 JACKSON, Miss. — A Mississippi man will get a...



Boulder Colorado considering 8 mph speed limit for bicyclists

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

WTSP Tampa: Boulder Colorado City Council considering 8 mph speed limit for bicyclists Nov 15, 2011  BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4)- Bicyclists in Boulder may have to watch how fast they co...



Cyclists and motorists must learn to get along

Monday, November 14, 2011

The Globe and Mail: Cyclists and motorists must learn to get along MARCUS GEE | Columnist profile | E-mail From Tuesday's Globe and Mail Published Monday, Nov. 14, 2011  Si...



Cyclist to Be Charged in Woman's Death

Monday, November 14, 2011

The Bay Citizen: Cyclist to Be Charged in Woman's Death Randolph Ang could face one year in jail for crashing into Dionette Cherney By ZUSHA ELINSON on November 14, 2011   ...



Cycling deaths spur road safety review

Monday, November 14, 2011

The Toronto Sun: Cycling deaths spur road safety review BY ANTONELLA ARTUSO ,QUEEN'S PARK BUREAU CHIEF MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2011 TORONTO - Ontario officials will review road safet...



Tories deflate proposed cycling safety law

Monday, November 14, 2011

Global News: Tories deflate proposed cycling safety law Rebecca Lindell, Global News : Monday, November 14, 2011  OTTAWA – The Conservative government is putting the brake...



London's Tour du Danger attracts hundreds of riders to highlight

Monday, November 14, 2011

Road.cc: London's Tour du Danger attracts hundreds of riders to highlight blackspots Mayor faces growing pressure on cycle safety in the capital by tony_farrelly on November 14, 201...



Praise for car website's article showing drivers how to ...

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Road.cc: Praise for car website's article showing drivers how to share the road safely with cyclists Carbuzz article seeking to dispel 'us versus them' attitudes goes viral via s...



What drivers can do to be more cyclist aware

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Carbuzz: What drivers can do to be more cyclist aware Chris Gidney and Alex Margolis/November 10, 2011 Before we begin, this isn’t an anti-driving post, we’re not lambast...



Put bicycle riders on equal footing with cars

Thursday, November 10, 2011

The Portland Tribune: Put bicycle riders on equal footing with cars MY VIEW • Separate lanes for bikes? That might resolve some traffic conflicts BY VERN LUCE Nov 10, 2011 ...



Prospect Park Volunteer In Coma After Being Struck By Cyclist

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

The Gothamist: Prospect Park Volunteer In Coma After Being Struck By Cyclist A 55-year-old Brooklyn woman is in a medically-induced coma at Kings County Hospital after she was run down by a ra...



Dead cyclist Jenna Morrison was a yoga teacher, dancer, mom

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

The Toronto Star: Dead cyclist Jenna Morrison was a yoga teacher, dancer, mom Published On Wed Nov 09 2011 It was supposed to be the happiest of times for Jenna Morrison and her husband...



Pleasures of Life in the Slow Lane

Monday, November 07, 2011

The New York Times: Pleasures of Life in the Slow Lane By MICHAEL KIMMELMAN Published: November 7, 2011 New Yorkers should love bicycling. We’re control freaks. We want to get f...



Injured bicyclist hopes to raise awareness of safety issues

Monday, November 07, 2011

Tulsa World: Injured bicyclist hopes to raise awareness of safety issues By ZACK STOYCOFF World Staff Writer Published: 11/7/2011   A nudge from a passing vehicle threw John ...



Toronto cyclist killed in 'preventable' collision

Monday, November 07, 2011

CBC: Toronto cyclist killed in 'preventable' collision CBC News Posted: Nov 7, 2011  Cycling advocates in Toronto are expressing outrage after a 40-year-old woman on a bicyc...



Cyclist: Drivers often harass us as we ride

Sunday, November 06, 2011

The Mobile Press-Register: Cyclist: Drivers often harass us as we ride  Published: Sunday, November 06, 2011 By Press-Register Editorial Board By ANDY MANCHIKES Special to the...



Why Not Share the Road?

Sunday, November 06, 2011

The Mobile Press-Register: Why Not Share the Road? (Insight) Published: Sunday, November 06, 2011 By Press-Register Editorial Board By ELLEN BROACH Special to the Press-Register ...



D.C. Considers Allowing Cyclists To Sue Drivers

Thursday, November 03, 2011

Transportation Nation: D.C. Considers Allowing Cyclists To Sue Drivers November 3, 2011 (Washington, DC – Patrick Madden, WAMU) With D.C.’s popular Capital Bikeshare prog...



D.C. Advocates Seek Cultural Shift in View of Cyclists

Thursday, November 03, 2011

DCist: D.C. Advocates Seek Cultural Shift in View of Cyclists Can you legislate a culture shift, using the law to change the way drivers perceive cyclists? That was was one of the questions...



Sticker campaign urges bike safety

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

The Coloradoan: Sticker campaign urges bike safety Nov. 2, 2011  Written by David Young It's not clear if a free sticker campaign to raise awareness about bicyclists is ...



Respect the road, and each other

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

The Morgan Hill Times: Respect the road, and each other Tuesday, November 01, 2011 What do Bruce Finch, Rory Tomasello, Allen "Skip" Haughay and Marschelle Syverson have in common...



Cycle commuters healthier than those that drive or take the bus

Monday, October 31, 2011

Road.cc: Cycle commuters healthier than those that drive or take the bus say health researchers Breakthrough in research of the blindingly obvious… but more research still needed say ...



AP: GOP Attacks on Transportation Enhancements Are Tall Tales

Monday, October 31, 2011

Streetsblog: AP: GOP Attacks on Transportation Enhancements Are “Tall Tales” by Angie Schmitt on October 31, 2011 A handful of Republican Senators really have a knack for ro...



Why Are Bicyclists Being Targeted by Congress?

Friday, October 28, 2011

The Huffington Post: Why Are Bicyclists Being Targeted by Congress? Posted: 10/28/11 How in the world can biking and walking be controversial? They're good exercise, fun to do ...



The GOP Hates Bikes

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Mother Jones: The GOP Hates Bikes —By Stephanie Mencimer| Tue Oct. 25, 2011 Over the past few months, as Republicans have focused their attention on cutting what they see as waste...



MH resident found guilty

Friday, October 21, 2011

The Gilroy Dispatch: MH resident found guilty Friday, October 21, 2011 By Michael Moore Morgan Hill resident Sandra Arlia left the courthouse in tears, surrounded by a crowd of fami...



Is now the time for bicycle registration?

Monday, October 17, 2011

The Athens Banner-Herald: Is now the time for bicycle registration? Published Monday, October 17, 2011 A Saturday Banner-Herald story on the number of Athens-Clarke County residents who...



McGinn: Lower speed limits needed to save cyclists' lives

Sunday, October 16, 2011

KOMO News Seattle: McGinn: Lower speed limits needed to save cyclists' lives By Michelle Esteban Published: Oct 16, 2011 SEATTLE - Mayor Mike McGinn is pushing a road safety initiat...



Two Bicyclists Killed By Motorists Since Safe Passing Law Vetoed

Sunday, October 16, 2011

The LAist: Two Bicyclists Killed By Motorists Since Safe Passing Law Vetoed, Activist Tells Governor, 'Their Blood Is On Your Hands' Bike safety advocates have been pissed at Govern...



Fort Collins strives to reduce bicycle collisions

Saturday, October 15, 2011

The Coloradoan: Fort Collins strives to reduce bicycle collisions Bike racks on ambulances accommodate crash victims Oct. 15, 2011  Bicycle crashes are so common in Fort Col...



Editorial: Bike numbers encouraging

Monday, October 10, 2011

The Albert Lea Tribune: Editorial: Bike numbers encouraging October 10, 2011 The number of pedestrian and bicyclist deaths in Minnesota is down this year. That’s a good sign that ...



On urban trails, trouble strikes quickly

Sunday, October 09, 2011

The Herald: On urban trails, trouble strikes quickly By Debra Smith, Herald Writer EVERETT -- A horrible, tragic accident. That's the way Cathy Wedlund described a chance co...



Smart growth's dirty little secret

Sunday, October 09, 2011

Twin Cities Daily Planet: OPINION | Smart growth's dirty little secret: How dirty, how little, how secret? BY CONRAD DEFIEBRE, MINNESOTA 2020 October 09, 2011 It should surprise no o...



Are bicycles and cars in a war for American streets?

Friday, October 07, 2011

BBC: Are bicycles and cars in a war for American streets? By Kate Dailey BBC News Magazine As American cities attempt to make their streets more bicycle friendly, some tensions arise ...



South Pasadena to create 24 miles of bikeways

Friday, October 07, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: South Pasadena to create 24 miles of bikeways October 7, 2011  Every Monday Matt Theisen pedals from South Pasadena through the Arroyo Seco to his downtow...



UES Community Board: Start Licensing Bicyclists

Thursday, October 06, 2011

The Gothamist: Start Licensing Bicyclists: UES Community Board Discusses Cyclist Regulation After a taking a summer vacation, the anti-cyclist's favorite threat, cycling licenses and regis...



New York City joins the bike path

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Asia One: New York City joins the bike path Tuesday, Oct 04, 2011 NEW YORK - Bicycle lanes, cycling lessons for adults, and soon 10,000 bikes in a sharing program: New York is pedaling har...



Bicycle Spoken Here: Hitting The Road, Jack

Monday, October 03, 2011

Richmond.com: Bicycle Spoken Here: Hitting The Road, Jack By: ALIX BRYAN Published: October 03, 2011 Folks, the weekly column “Bicycle Spoken Here” is headed to the scrap y...



Progressive Bike Ordinance One Step Away...

Monday, October 03, 2011

Streetsblog Los Angeles: Progressive Bike Ordinance One Step Away… by Damien Newton on October 3, 2011 If someone were visiting L.A. Streetsblog today for the first time, they wo...



Seattle follows Portland by expanding bike lanes. Sacramento?

Monday, October 03, 2011

Sacramento Cycling Examiner: Seattle follows Portland by expanding bike lanes. Can Sacramento follow? Sam Pickering Pick, Sacramento Cycling Examiner October 3, 2011  New bicy...



University of Minnesota Police Crackdown on Bicyclists...

Monday, October 03, 2011

KTSP St. Paul: University of Minnesota Police Crackdown on Bicyclists Using Sidewalks University of Minnesota Police are cracking down on an increasingly common problem: cyclists using sidewal...



San Antonio campaign urges cyclists, drivers to share the road

Monday, October 03, 2011

The San Antonio Business Journal: San Antonio campaign urges cyclists, drivers to share the road Date: Monday, October 3, 2011 San Antonio wants to help drivers and bike riders to share th...



Study shows bicyclists lower risk

Sunday, October 02, 2011

Pantagraph.com: Study shows bicyclists lower risk By Scott Richardson | Posted: Sunday, October 2, 2011 Some people might be surprised by the findings of a study that concludes cities wit...



A critical mess...uh en masse

Sunday, October 02, 2011

The Chicago Tribune: A critical mess …. uh en masse By Scott Rowan October 2, 2011 A homegrown organization of radicals took to the streets of Chicago en masse on Friday, affecti...



Stay alert when riding in conflict zones

Sunday, October 02, 2011

The Coloradoan: Stay alert when riding in conflict zones Oct. 2, 2011  Wearing a helmet and staying in the bike lane won't protect you from crashes. Even in a bicycle-friendly ...



Seattle plans side-street pathways for cyclists

Saturday, October 01, 2011

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Seattle plans side-street pathways for cyclists Saturday, October 1, 2011 SEATTLE (AP) — New pathways for cyclists and pedestrians could be one result...



Cops Ticketing Dozens Of Cyclists Near Williamsburg Bridge

Friday, September 30, 2011

The Gothamist: Cops Ticketing Dozens Of Cyclists Near Williamsburg Bridge Entrance In Brooklyn While the DOT is hard at work installing barriers at the bottom of the Williamsburg Bridge bike/p...



Government warned that proposed 80mph motorway speed limit ...

Friday, September 30, 2011

Road.cc: Government warned that proposed 80mph motorway speed limit will put lives at risk Environmental groups join road safety campaigners in opposing planned change by Simon MacMicha...



First Annual LA County Bike Summit Explores Strategies for...

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Marketwatch: First Annual LA County Bike Summit Explores Strategies for Healthy Communities Elected Officials, City Staff and Bike Coalition Convene to Build Bike-Friendly Communities L...



New laws take effect requiring 3 feet between cars and bikes

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Reno Gazette-Journal: As of Saturday, new laws take effect requiring 3 feet between cars and bikes Sep. 28, 2011 Written by LENITA POWERS Heads up, motorists. If you’r...



Is London's cycle revolution losing momentum,?

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Road.cc: Is London's cycle revolution losing momentum, asks mayoral candidate Jenny Jones Green Party's mayoral candidate warns that lack of new ideas and cuts in funding risk stifli...



The Rise of Urban Biking

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

The Nation: The Rise of Urban Biking Ben Adler September 27, 2011 | This article appeared in the October 17, 2011 edition of The Nation. Residents of American cities and college to...



Study: Bikes Hit More Pedestrians Than Previously Thought

Monday, September 19, 2011

The Gothamist: Study: Bikes Hit More Pedestrians Than Previously Thought In the ongoing bike lane debate (now with added bike shares!) there always seems to be a little old lady who complains ...



Drivers should see world through cyclists' eyes

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

The Montreal Gazette: Drivers should see world through cyclists' eyes Riders live in two different worlds, one polite and friendly, the other not BY STEVE WALLACE, POSTMEDIA NEWS SEPT...



Bike Crash Wiped Details; GPS Data Filled Them In

Monday, September 05, 2011

The New York Times: Bike Crash Wiped Details; GPS Data Filled Them In By JOHN MARKOFF Published: September 5, 2011 WOODSIDE, Calif. — After racing and biking back roads on the S...



Road rules apply to cyclists, too

Monday, September 05, 2011

The Durango Herald: Road rules apply to cyclists, too ‘Detriment to local ... community not to obey the rules of the road’ By Shane Benjamin Herald Staff Writer Monday...



CSU can avoid being a 'chaos box' for cyclists

Sunday, September 04, 2011

The Coloradoan: CSU can avoid being a 'chaos box' for cyclists Sep. 4, 2011 Written by Rick Price, Ph.D., One of the bicycle handling and safety drills we do with element...



Calm down

Saturday, September 03, 2011

The Economist: Calm down With a very few exceptions, America is no place for cyclists Sep 3rd 2011 | SEATTLE | from the print edition DYING while cycling is three to five times m...



Are Cyclists Safe In Santa Monica?

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

The Lookout News: Are Cyclists Safe In Santa Monica? By Jason Islas Lookout Staff August 31, 2011 -- With the Bicycle Action Plan (BAP) – a comprehensive outline of educational...



Yield to bikes on sidewalks

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

The Longmont Times-Call: Johnnie St. Vrain: Yield to bikes on sidewalks Johnnie St. Vrain Posted: 08/30/2011 Dear Johnnie: Does Longmont or the state of Colorado have a law about riding...



Long Beach warns bicyclists to keep off sidewalks

Monday, August 29, 2011

Press-Telegram: Long Beach warns bicyclists to keep off sidewalks By Kristopher Hanson, Staff Writer Posted: 08/29/2011 LONG BEACH - Authorities are warning bicyclists to steer clear of...



Bicyclists, motorists mix in close quarters

Monday, August 29, 2011

The Star Telegram: Bicyclists, motorists mix in close quarters Posted Monday, Aug. 29, 2011 BY SUSAN MCFARLAND Riding solo, in pairs or packs, bicyclists in northeast Tarrant Count...



L.A. Man Booked For Running Down Bicyclist

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Canyon News: L.A. Man Booked For Running Down Bicyclist Posted by Daniel Antolin on Aug 27, 2011 SANTA MONICA—On Friday, August 26, the Santa Monica Police Department related deta...



Boulder eyes Portland's green 'bike boxes'

Saturday, August 27, 2011

The Daily Camera: Boulder eyes Portland's green 'bike boxes' One of several transportation ideas local leaders may implement By Heath Urie, Camera Staff Writer Posted: 08/27/...



Tweaking our too-snug car-bike interface

Saturday, August 27, 2011

ROBERT PRICE: Tweaking our too-snug car-bike interface The Bakersfield Californian | Saturday, Aug 27 2011 05:30 PM Last Updated Tuesday, Aug 30 2011 A Bakersfield man was killed on his...



In N.Y. Apartment Buildings, Bicycles Muscle In

Friday, August 26, 2011

The New York Times: In N.Y. Apartment Buildings, Bicycles Muscle In By ELIZABETH A. HARRIS Published: August 26, 2011 BRIAN WHITELEY loves his bicycle, a black fixed-gear Schwinn that h...



Riding out of a recession: Bicycle commuters can power economy

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

The Oregonian: Riding out of a recession: Bicycle commuters can power the economy Published: Wednesday, August 24, 2011 By Neil H. Simon We know Portland's 324 miles of bikewa...



Streetsblog Los Angeles Examines Bike-Friendly Long Beach

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Long Beach Post: Streetsblog Los Angeles Examines Bike-Friendly Long Beach by Greggory Moore | 08.23.11 |  Bicyclists in downtown Long Beach take their first official spin in ...



Lexington becoming more bike-friendly

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

WKYT: Lexington becoming more ‘bike-friendly’with safety improvements in for cyclists Tuesday, August 23, 2011 By Elizabeth Troutman KyForward Contributor Bike wheels...



Burlington bicyclists encouraged to follow rules

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Bulrington Free Press: Burlington bicyclists encouraged to follow rules Aug. 23, 2011  Written by Lynn Monty, Free Press Staff Writer Cyclist Jake Goss of Burlington glided tow...



I'm the good driver, you're the bad driver

Monday, August 22, 2011

CNN: I'm the good driver, you're the bad driver By Katia Hetter, Special to CNN Mon August 22, 2011 (CNN) -- Katy Chamberlin says she's a better driver than most people sh...



PRINCETON: Sharrows being installed in Princetons

Monday, August 22, 2011

The Princeton Packet: PRINCETON: Sharrows being installed in Princetons DATE POSTED: Monday, August 22, 2011 By Victoria Hurley-Schubert, Staff Writer Sharrows, or shared lane marking...



Bike-Car Crashes Concern City Leaders In T.C.

Monday, August 22, 2011

IPR: Bike-Car Crashes Concern City Leaders In T.C. IPR program(s): IPR News Features Date: August 22, 2011 By Bob Allen The number of accidents between cars and bicycles in Traverse C...



City slams bicyclist with $1,500 in fines

Sunday, August 21, 2011

The New York Daily News: Off the chain! City slams bicyclist with $1,500 in fines for running red lights BY TANYANIKA SAMUELS DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER Sunday, August 21, 2011 Manhatta...



Bicyclists, motorists must share road

Saturday, August 20, 2011

The Journal Review: Bicyclists, motorists must share road Posted: Saturday, August 20, 2011 Barry Lewis Riding a bike is a typical summertime pastime. However, without proper precautions...



L.A. Bike Plan Troubles

Thursday, August 18, 2011

LA Weekly: L.A. Bike Plan Troubles By Ryan Deto Thursday, Aug 18 2011 Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, if he is still alive, will be 93 years old by the time the new 2010 Bike Plan is suppose...



More Accidents As More Choose To Bike

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Salt Lake City Weekly: More Accidents As More Choose To Bike By Eric S. Peterson AUGUST 16,2011 - On June 7, cyclist Brynn Barton, 24, was killed by a hit-and-run driver, and her ca...



Judge Rejects Groups Effort to Remove Bike Lane

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

The New York Times: Judge Rejects Groups’ Effort to Remove Bike Lane By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM Published: August 16, 2011 A judge on Tuesday dismissed an effort by Brooklyn residen...



1st 'bike boulevard' here may be a sign of what's down the road

Monday, August 15, 2011

The Arizona Daily Star: 1st 'bike boulevard' here may be a sign of what's down the road Tony Davis Arizona Daily Star | Posted: Monday, August 15, 2011 Heading north on Fourth...



Their View: Bicyclists are responsible partners on the road

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Silver City Sun-News: Their View: Bicyclists are responsible partners on the road Trina Witter, Cindy Robbins, Ellen Castello and Chris Brow / For the Sun-News Posted: 08/14/2011 Las ...



Cyclists in Dare County urge motorists to share road

Sunday, August 14, 2011

The Virginian-Pilot: Cyclists in Dare County urge motorists to share road By Erin James The Virginian-Pilot © August 14, 2011 KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. Tension between bicyclists ...



Cyclists, drivers on deadly collision course: experts

Saturday, August 13, 2011

CTV: Cyclists, drivers on deadly collision course: experts CTV National News: Genevieve Beauchemin A growing number of injuries and deaths among cyclists in Canadian cities, especially Mon...



Bike culture on the move in Beaufort: Are bike lanes coming next

Saturday, August 13, 2011

The Digitel Beaufort: Bike culture on the move in Beaufort: Are bike lanes coming next? Well not exactly. The city is taking on painting markings on some roads to remind people that they n...



Traffic judge proposes violations for bikers

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The Philadelphia Daily News: Traffic judge proposes violations for bikers BY CHRIS BRENNAN Philadelphia Daily News AS THE NUMBER of traffic tickets plummets in the city, the Philadelphi...



Toronto's removal of bike lanes marks opening salvo in 'war...

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The Guardian: Toronto's removal of bike lanes marks opening salvo in 'war on cycling' Mayor of Toronto is doing little to diminish tensions between cyclists, pedestrians and driv...



Marist Poll: New York's love-hate relationship with bike lanes

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Marist Poll: New York's love-hate relationship with bike lanes It doesn't take a Woody Allen movie to see that New Yorkers are a conflicted lot. Just look at the ...



Safer driving, riding could save cyclist lives

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

EncToday: Safer driving, riding could save cyclist lives August 10, 2011 12:00 AM Jane Moon Staff Writer With the escalating price of gas, other modes of transportation are becomin...



Activists applaud City Hall's bike plan

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Santa Monica Daily Press: Activists applaud City Hall's bike plan By Ashley Archibald August 10, 2011 DOWNTOWN — Members of bike activist group Santa Monica Spoke got the fi...



Province should create bicycling policy: report

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

CTV News: Province should create bicycling policy: report The Canadian Press Date: Wednesday Aug. 10, 2011 TORONTO — The Ontario Medical Association is calling for the province t...



City leaders are starting to follow

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Examiner.com: City leaders are starting to follow Taylor Nichols, hollywood Examiner August 10, 2011  Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of ...



Student Cyclist Hit By 83-Year-Old In February Dies

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

WBAL TV Baltimore: Student Cyclist Hit By 83-Year-Old In February Dies Nathan Krasnopoler, 20, Died Wednesday POSTED: August 10, 2011 BALTIMORE -- A Johns Hopkins University student ...



Cyclists: We Have Rights, Too

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

WCTV: Cyclists: We Have Rights, Too In light of recent accidents involving bicycle riders, cyclists want to remind everyone on the road to be careful. Aug 9, 2011 Reporter: Lanetra Ben...



David Suzuki: Building bike lanes pays dividends

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Straight.com: David Suzuki: Building bike lanes pays dividends Building bike lanes creates jobs and other economic spin-offs. By David Suzuki, August 9, 2011 Most arguments against bi...



Black bicyclists get church's blessing in Oakland

Monday, August 08, 2011

The San Francisco Chronicle: Black bicyclists get church's blessing in Oakland Carolyn Jones, Chronicle Staff Writer Monday, August 8, 2011 OAKLAND -- Oakland's new Catholic ...



Biking violations unpunished

Monday, August 08, 2011

The Boston Globe: Biking violations unpunished Law meant to keep pedal-pushers in line turns out to be toothless By Peter DeMarco Globe Staff / August 8, 2011 Boston police have yet ...



2 cyclists hit by drivers die

Monday, August 08, 2011

The Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel: 2 cyclists hit by drivers die Motorists urged to stay aware while on the road By Tom Held and Breann Schossow of the Journal Sentinel Aug. 8, ...



Fort Collins pedals to No. 3 on the list of the 10 best bicycle

Monday, August 08, 2011

The Coloradoan: Fort Collins pedals to No. 3 on the list of the 10 best bicycle cities in U.S. Aug. 8, 2011 Fort Collins has again been recognized as one of the countries best place to ...



Major rise in cycling deaths and injuries

Monday, August 08, 2011

Road.cc: Major rise in cycling deaths and injuries Spike too in pedestrian, motorbike casualties There has been a significant rise in the number of cyclists being killed or injured on Br...



More bicyclists, more safety concerns in Canandaigua

Monday, August 08, 2011

The Messenger Post: More bicyclists, more safety concerns in Canandaigua By Alysa Stryker, staff writer Messenger Post Posted Aug 08, 2011  Canandaigua, N.Y. — There may ...



Bicyclist vs. Driver: Who's at Fault?

Thursday, August 04, 2011

Redwood City Patch: Bicyclist vs. Driver: Who's at Fault? Redwood City has numerous projects to make roads safer and more commutable for both drivers and bikers, but even these improveme...



How to end 'dooring' accidents

Thursday, August 04, 2011

The Chicago Tribune: How to end 'dooring' accidents By Julie Deardorff, Tribune Newspapers August 4, 2011 Here’s a simple – but brilliant -- idea that could make t...



Second Cyclist Killed This Week, Driver Arrested

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Gothamist: Second Cyclist Killed This Week, Driver Arrested Less than 48 hours after a cyclist was killed under a truck in East Williamsburg in a horrifying accident, another cyclist was fatal...



Driver who allegedly ran down bicyclists in San Francisco...

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

The San Francisco Examiner: Driver who allegedly ran down bicyclists in San Francisco will enter insanity plea By: Ari Burack | Examiner Staff Writer | 08/03/11  Hours before the d...



LAPD urges drivers, cyclists to get along on the road

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: LAPD urges drivers, cyclists to get along on the road August 2, 2011  Citing a spike in bike accidents in the central area of the city, Los Angeles police on...



Bicycle Spoken Here: Bike Versus Car

Monday, August 01, 2011

Richmond.com: Bicycle Spoken Here: Bike Versus Car By: Alix Bryan Published: August 01, 2011 We’re all pedestrians, and some of us, myself included, hold the perspective of bo...



Bicyclists, motorists, pedestrians must share the road...

Monday, August 01, 2011

The San Jose Mercury News: Bicyclists, motorists, pedestrians must share the road--and be 'nice' about it By Judy peterson Posted: 08/01/2011 07:32:14 PM PDT When bicyclists, dr...



Bikers Say New Georgia Biker Law Raises Awareness

Monday, August 01, 2011

WJBF Augusta, GA: Bikers Say New Georgia Biker Law Raises Awareness By: ARCHITH SESHADRI Published: August 01, 2011 Augusta, GA -- One man is dead after an early morning bicycle acci...



The rise and rise of the New York City cycle commuter

Monday, August 01, 2011

Road.cc: The rise and rise of the New York City cycle commuter Road fatalities at all time low, cycling at all time high by Mark Appleton on August 1, 2011  The seemingly inexo...



NYC: Media Hypes Bike Lane Backlash

Monday, August 01, 2011

Bicycle Retailer: NYC: Media Hypes Bike Lane Backlash By Chris Lesser NEW YORK, NY—If you picked up a tabloid on a New York City street corner earlier this year you stood a good ...



Despite designated bike lanes, many motorists still oblivious

Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Chicago Tribune: Despite designated bike lanes, many motorists still oblivious By Julie Deardorff July 31, 2011 My 6-year-old was recently "doored" by a parked car while r...



Vancouver mayor may pay the political price for bike lanes

Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Globe and Mail: Vancouver mayor may pay the political price for bike lanes MARK HUME  VANCOUVER— From Monday's Globe and Mail Published Sunday, Jul. 31, 2011 8:16PM ...



Cant cyclists and motorists just get along?

Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Boston Globe: Can’t cyclists and motorists just get along? BELLA ENGLISH July 31, 2011|By Bella English As the bicycling season kicks into high gear with August vacation beckon...



Pleasanton is first in nation using microwave technology to prot

Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Oakland Tribune: Pleasanton is first in nation using microwave technology to protect cyclists By Robert Jordan Contra Costa Times Posted: 07/31/2011  PLEASANTON -- When it co...



Bicyclists have a right to the road; drivers have responsibility

Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Duluth News Tribune: Our view: Bicyclists have a right to the road; drivers have responsibility to share Tensions between motorists and bicyclists — and their growing inability to ...



The Dutch Way: Bicycles and Fresh Bread

Saturday, July 30, 2011

The New York Times OPINION: The Dutch Way: Bicycles and Fresh Bread By RUSSELL SHORTO Published: July 30, 2011 Russell Shorto is the author of “The Island at the Center of th...



Police report: Driver in fatal bike accident got into fight with

Friday, July 29, 2011

The Daily Camera: Police report: Driver in fatal bike accident got into fight with Boulder cyclist in 2003 By Mitchell Byars Camera Staff Writer Posted: 07/29/201 A dump truck driver wh...



Panel keeps pushing for more bike lanes

Thursday, July 28, 2011

The Post and Courier: Panel keeps pushing for more bike lanes BY DAVE MUNDAY Thursday, July 28, 2011 Three weeks after a well-known local doctor was killed riding his bicycle acros...



Slow Bike Movement: Not all cyclists in a hurry

Thursday, July 28, 2011

The San Francisco Chronicle: Slow Bike Movement: Not all cyclists in a hurry Celeste LeCompte, Special to The Chronicle Thursday, July 28, 2011 San Francisco is boomtown for bicyclin...



More cyclists hit city streets, with New Yorkers' approval

Thursday, July 28, 2011

AM New York: More cyclists hit city streets, with New Yorkers' approval Though drivers may hate them, bike lanes are a resounding hit with cyclists, whose ranks have swelled 14 percent on ...



Bicyclists offer Iowa an economic boost

Thursday, July 28, 2011

The Des Moines Register: Bicyclists offer Iowa an economic boost Jul. 28, 2011  This week, eyes will turn to the 8,000 to 10,000 (who knows for sure?) bicyclists and supporters who ...



Cyclists and motorists can coexist peacefully in Vancouver

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Straight.com: Cyclists and motorists can coexist peacefully in Vancouver By Ted Laturnus, July 27, 2011 In May, I attended a conference in Vancouver called Changing Lanes. Organized by the...



Do you like bike lanes?

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

The Albert Lea Tribune: Do you like bike lanes? Published Wednesday, July 27, 2011 Just a few months after the city’s first bike lanes were installed on a 1 1/2-mile stretch on Fron...



San Francisco bike theft thwarted + Video

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Road.cc: San Francisco bike theft thwarted + Video Young woman bravely tackles villain by Mark Appleton on July 27, 2011 - 11:21 Sometimes, as the saying goes, it takes a woman to ...



Tucson looking to extend bicycle friendly features across town

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Fox11AZ.com: Tucson looking to extend bicycle friendly features across town fox11az.com Posted on July 26, 2011 TUCSON, Ariz. -- Tucson is once again being noted as one of the nation...



Bethany urges cyclist safety

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

The Daily Times: Bethany urges cyclist safety With information effort in place since 2007, police begin to issue warnings Jul 26, 2011 | BETHANY BEACH -- In an effort to educate ...



Cycle safely this summer

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Global Saskatoon: Cycle safely this summer Tuesday, July 26, 2011 Bicycling is a great mode of transportation. Not only is it part of a healthy lifestyle, but cycling also contributes to a...



To boost cycling, make women happy

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

The Chicago Tribune: To boost cycling, make women happy If you want to get more people on their bikes, find a way to appeal to women, one expert says. By Julie Deardorff, Tribune newspa...



Don't steer clear when signs of pain persist in bike-related fal

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Winnipeg Free Press: Don't steer clear when signs of pain persist in bike-related falls, says expert By: Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press Posted: 07/26/2011 3:16 PM TORONTO - As...



Chicago cuts ribbon on first protected bike lanes

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

The Chicago Tribune: Chicago cuts ribbon on first protected bike lanes Kinzie Street lanes to be followed by ones on Jackson Boulevard By Cynthia Dizikes, Tribune reporter July 26, 20...



Bexley video attacker sentenced

Monday, July 25, 2011

Road.cc: Bexley video attacker sentenced Nicholls receives fines and costs totalling £600 by Mark Appleton on July 25, 2011 - 15:41 John Nicholls, the man who attacked cyclist...



Brevard fighting for bicycle access

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Florida Today: Brevard fighting for bicycle access Pineda Causeway proposed 8:43 PM, Jul. 24, 2011 | 30 Comments Written by RICK NEALE FLORIDA TODAY Though the proposal died ...



No Traction Seen for Cyclist-Driver Law

Friday, July 22, 2011

NBC San Diego: No Traction Seen for Cyclist-Driver Law San Diego official says it’s unlikely that policy-makers will adopt a Los Angeles biker protection law By Gene Cubbison | Fri...



L.A. is backing its cyclists

Friday, July 22, 2011

The Los Angeles times: L.A. is backing its cyclists A recently approved ordinance gives bikers a new way to strike back at aggressive drivers. So motorists, think twice about attacking pedal...



Drivers, bicyclists have uneasy relationship in East Iowa

Friday, July 22, 2011

The Gazette: Drivers, bicyclists have uneasy relationship in East Iowa Officials urge all to follow rules of the road by Gregg Hennigan :: UPDATED: 22 July 2011 | 8:23 pm  RAGBR...



Bicyclist harassment outlawed by Los Angeles City Council

Thursday, July 21, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Bicyclist harassment outlawed by Los Angeles City Council New law makes it a crime for drivers to threaten cyclists verbally or physically. By Kate Linthicum, Los...



Police: 1 of 2 suspected in knocking over bicyclist arrested

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

KOMO Seattle: Police: 1 of 2 suspected in knocking over bicyclist arrested By KOMO Staff Published: Jul 20, 2011 at 2:11 PM PDT Last Updated: Jul 21, 2011 at 7:28 AM PDT TACOMA, Wash. -...



Learning how to share the road on two wheels

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Santa Monica Daily Press: Learning how to share the road on two wheels By Ashley Archibald July 20, 2011 CITYWIDE — If you think the roads in Los Angeles are congested, you have...



Two new Barclays Cycle Superhighways open in London today

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Road.cc: Two new Barclays Cycle Superhighways open in London today Routes from Wandsworth to Westminster and Bow to Algate all joined up and ready to go by tony_farrelly on July 19, 201...



Bicyclist killed in apparent road rage incident between 2 driver

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Bicyclist killed in apparent road rage incident between 2 drivers July 19, 2011 | 10:34 pm An apparent road rage incident between two motorists in downtown Los An...



Fewer pedestrians, cyclists hurt in 2010

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The Toronto Sun: Fewer pedestrians, cyclists hurt in 2010 BY IAN ROBERTSON ,TORONTO SUN FIRST POSTED: TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2011 6:56:17 EDT PM TORONTO - Fewer pedestrians and cyclists we...



Carmageddon race: Cyclists faster than JetBlue plane

Monday, July 18, 2011

USA Today: Carmageddon race: Cyclists faster than JetBlue plane By Ben Mutzabaugh, USA TODAY Bicyclists 1, JetBlue 0. At least that's how it turned out this past Saturday when ...



A National Interstate Bike Highway? Is It Possible?

Monday, July 18, 2011

Sustainable Business.com: A National Interstate Bike Highway? Is It Possible? SustainableBusiness.com News In this time of budget cuts everywhere, little in the way of positive thinking, ...



On Biking: yes, bicyclists are taking over the streets

Monday, July 18, 2011

The Boston Globe: On Biking: yes, bicyclists are taking over the streets July 18, 2011 09:57 AM By Jonathan Simmons, Guest Columnist I’ve decided to come clean and fess up: Y...



'Carmageddon' should inspire cyclists and drivers to get along

Friday, July 15, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: 'Carmageddon' should inspire cyclists and drivers to get along July 15, 2011 | 1:16 pm One upshot from this weekend's "Carmageddon" fiasco i...



'Share the road' is a two-way street

Friday, July 15, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: 'Share the road' is a two-way street Some bicyclists' attitude toward drivers isn't helping their case By Hector Tobar July 15, 2011 You'...



Make Boston bicycle-free

Friday, July 15, 2011

The Boston Globe: Make Boston bicycle-free BRIAN MCGRORY July 15, 2011|By Brian McGrory, Globe Columnist As Mayor Tom Menino prepares to roll out an ambitious bicycle-sharing program ...



Boston looks to make city safer for bicycles

Thursday, July 14, 2011

The Boston Globe: Boston looks to make city safer for bicycles Police up patrols ahead of Hubway July 14, 2011|By Martine Powers, Globe Correspondent With a bike-sharing program soon ...



Click if You See a Female Cyclist in Manhattan

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

City Room, The NEw York Times: Click if You See a Female Cyclist in Manhattan By CHRISTINE HAUGHNEY It is a commonly used figure in the world of New York City cycling: Male cyclists out...



Los Angeles needs an attitude adjustment regarding bicyclists

Friday, July 08, 2011

The Los Angeles Times: Los Angeles needs an attitude adjustment regarding bicyclists Bicyclists in Los Angeles are a part of our communities and have as much right to the roadways as cars. It&...



Women, Uneasy, Still Lag as Cyclists in New York City

Sunday, July 03, 2011

The New York Times: Women, Uneasy, Still Lag as Cyclists in New York City By CHRISTINE HAUGHNEY Published: July 3, 2011 When Julie Hirschfeld opened a bicycle boutique for women, she en...



Dissidents in the City of Cyclists

Friday, July 01, 2011

The Copenhagen Post: Dissidents in the City of Cyclists WEDNESDAY, 01 JUNE 2011 21:20 JENNIFER BULEY FOCUS ON Have city planners gone overboard with the ambition to be “the city o...



Mayor peddles bike safety

Friday, May 20, 2011

Tampa Bay Online: Mayor peddles bike safety By NEIL JOHNSON | The Tampa Tribune Published: May 20, 2011 TAMPA -- In a region that's been dangerous for bicycle riders, Tampa'...



The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia boasts increase in

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Weekly Press: The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia boasts increase in cyclists Weekly Press • Wed, May 18, 2011 By Nicole Contosta Staff Reporter Even though we’...



What's with all the bike bitterness?

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

The Seattle Times: What's with all the bike bitterness? Friday morning, if some people are to be believed, a horde of pests is to descend on the city and continue a plot to suck the marr...



Sharing the Road: Bicyclists, bikers and motorists have same rig

Monday, May 16, 2011

The Orlando Sentinel: Sharing the Road: Bicyclists, bikers and motorists have same rights and duties under traffic laws A common misconception is that bicyclists do not have the right to rid...



Drivers and cyclists still learning how to share the pavement: R

Sunday, May 15, 2011

The Plain Dealer: Drivers and cyclists still learning how to share the pavement: Road Rant Published: Sunday, May 15, 2011, 10:00 AM By John Horton, The Plain Dealer There's room...



Bicycles and You on PCHTake a Deep Breath

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Malibu Patch: Bicycles and You on PCH—Take a Deep Breath Drivers have many misconceptions about bicyclists. By Susan Tellem | May 10, 2011 Nearly a year ago, I was frustrated,...



How one New York bike lane could affect the future of cycling wo

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

The Guardian: Bike Blog- How one New York bike lane could affect the future of cycling worldwide A much more significant story than the future of one bike lane in Brooklyn, a great deal hangs o...



New York Transportation Chief Defends Bike Lanes

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

  The New York Times: New York Transportation Chief Defends Bike Lanes By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM Published: March 9, 2011 WASHINGTON — Janette Sadik-Khan, New York City&...



Debunking The New Yorker's Anti-Bike Lane Screed

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

The Gothamist: Debunking The New Yorker's Anti-Bike Lane Screed New Yorker columnist John Cassidy usually writes about economics, but he also drives a Jaguar around NYC, and the man is sic...



Bike Lanes II: The Condemned Motorist Speaks

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

THE NEW YORKER: RATIONAL IRRATIONALITY- BIKE LANES II: THE CONDEMNED MOTORIST SPEAKS MARCH 9, 2011 Posted by John Cassidy As I was saying about the bike lobby… I am...



Battle of the Bike Lanes

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

THE NEW YORKER: RATIONAL IRRATIONALITY- BATTLE OF THE BIKE LANES MARCH 8, 2011 Posted by John Cassidy At the risk of incurring the wrath of the bicycle lobby, a constituency t...



Lawsuit Seeks to Erase Bike Lane in New York City

Monday, March 07, 2011

The New York Times: Lawsuit Seeks to Erase Bike Lane in New York City By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM Published: March 7, 2011 Well-connected New Yorkers have taken the unusual step of suing the...



For Citys Transportation Chief, Kudos and Criticism

Friday, March 04, 2011

The New York Times: For City’s Transportation Chief, Kudos and Criticism By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM Published: March 4, 2011 ON a balmy night last June, the city’s Congressio...



OP-ED ON BIKE SAFETY: By Morgan Andriulli:

Sunday, February 20, 2011

The Huntsville Times: OP-ED ON BIKE SAFETY: By Morgan Andriulli HUNTSVILLE, Ala. _ Look closely at this picture. This is what the motorist failed to see when he hit Ernie Wu at 6:30 a.m. W...



'Vulnerable user' law would protect bicyclists, pedestrians

Friday, February 18, 2011

The St. Petersburg Times: 'Vulnerable user' law would protect bicyclists, pedestrians Dan DeWitt, Times Columnist In Print: Friday, February 18, 2011 This seems like a natural ...



Bike Action Plan To Encourage More Biking, Less Driving

Friday, February 18, 2011

The Lookout News: Bike Action Plan To Encourage More Biking, Less Driving By Jason Islas Special to the Lookout News February 18, 2011 -- As part of the LUCE plan to revamp the city&#...



Madison Avenue Bike Lane Plan Has People Pedaling Up a Storm

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

WREG Memphis: Madison Avenue Bike Lane Plan Has People Pedaling Up a Storm FAST FACTS: Madison Avenue is one of several streets with plans for potential bike lanes. Business o...



McDougle bill to increase safe passing distance for cyclists

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Richmond Progressive Examiner: McDougle bill to increase safe passing distance for cyclists February 16th, 2011 9:09 am ET Sen. Ryan T. McDougle of the Virginia General Assembly isn&rsq...



Edinburg ordinance requires safe passing on road

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

The Monitor: Edinburg ordinance requires safe passing on road February 16, 2011 9:29 PM Jared Janes The Monitor EDINBURG — On his latest lengthy trips he’s taken around H...



Bill tackles passing space around bicycles

Monday, February 14, 2011

The Richmond Times-Dispatch: Bill tackles passing space around bicycles By KATHERINE CALOS Published: February 14, 2011 The cyclists were slow and a bit wobbly as their group starte...



Police to Crack Down on Cyclists vs. Drivers

Monday, February 14, 2011

The Orange County Register: Police to Crack Down on Cyclists vs. Drivers Judgment day is coming for drivers and cyclists, and it's about time. With an average of one cyclist a month kil...



Penalty for killing bicyclist is inadequate

Sunday, February 13, 2011

The St. Petersburg Times: Penalty for killing bicyclist is inadequate By Dan DeWitt, Times Columnist In Print: Sunday, February 13, 2011 Everybody seems to agree that Brad Ash was a go...



Legal issues remain after cyclist dies

Monday, February 07, 2011

The Augusta Chronicle: Legal issues remain after cyclist dies By Bianca Cain Staff Monday, Feb. 7, 2011 Cycling, rowing and wakeboarding were things he loved, but Anna was the apple ...



On Dooring of Bicyclists

Thursday, October 28, 2010

The New York Times: On ‘Dooring’ of Bicyclists By AL BAKER Cyclists sometimes call it “the door prize,” or simply being “doored.” And in a city ...



Politics, friction reshape influential Cascade Bicycle Club

Thursday, October 28, 2010

The Seattle Times: Politics, friction reshape influential Cascade Bicycle Club Seattle-based Cascade Bicycle Club has grown from a mostly recreational organization to a 13,000-strong group a...



4-Year-Old Can Be Sued, Judge Rules in Bike Case

Thursday, October 28, 2010

The New York Times: 4-Year-Old Can Be Sued, Judge Rules in Bike Case By ALAN FEUER Published: October 28, 2010 Citing cases dating back as far as 1928, a judge has ruled that a young ...



Getting dead serious about bicycling

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

The Tampa Tribune: Getting dead serious about bicycling Published: October 6, 2010 If a white bicycle memorial had been set up on the roadside for every bicyclist who has been killed, and...



Bicycle crash sparks debate

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

The Augusta Chronicle: Bicycle crash sparks debate Cyclist remains in critical condition from collision By Kyle Martin Staff Writer Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010 Simmering tension ...



Get rolling with some solutions

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

The Augusta Chronicle: Get rolling with some solutions Collision underscores pressing need to better accommodate bicyclists Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010...



What's Bugging You? Bicyclists in traffic

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

KABC Los Angeles: What's Bugging You? Bicyclists in traffic Tuesday, October 05, 2010 LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A road war between bicyclists and cars. That's what's bugging man...



Littmann dies from injuries suffered in bike crash

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Littmann dies from injuries suffered in bike crash By Tom Held of the Journal Sentinel Oct. 5, 2010 12:49 p.m.  Local bicycling leader Jeff Littma...



London cyclist strangled by taxi driver cleared of assault

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Road.cc: London cyclist strangled by taxi driver cleared of assault By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 05 October 2010 A bike rider charged with assaulting a taxi driver in an incident which...



Pedestrians, cyclists hope to find unity in safer Katy Trail aft

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

The Dallas Morning News: Pedestrians, cyclists hope to find unity in safer Katy Trail after jogger's fatal collision 12:00 AM CDT on Tuesday, October 5, 2010 By DAVID FLICK and MARC...



Questions remain in biking accident

Monday, October 04, 2010

The Augusta Chronicle: Questions remain in biking accident Injured cyclist remains unconscious By Susan McCord Staff Writer Monday, Oct. 4, 2010 Friends and family are still ...



Dallas jogger hit by bicycle on Katy Trail dies

Monday, October 04, 2010

The Dallas Morning News: Dallas jogger hit by bicycle on Katy Trail dies 09:12 AM CDT on Monday, October 4, 2010 From Staff Reports A Dallas jogger who was severely injured in a col...



Census says Fort Collins is a cycling city

Sunday, October 03, 2010

The Coloradoan: Census says Fort Collins is a cycling city BY BOBBY MAGILL • BOBBYMAGILL@COLORADOAN.COM • OCTOBER 3, 2010 Fort Collins isn’t Boulder when it comes to the...



Patrol: Bike crash charges might come later this wee

Sunday, October 03, 2010

The Augusta Chronicle: Patrol: Bike crash charges might come later this week By Susan McCord Staff Writer Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010 4:16 PM A spokesman for the South Carolina Highway Patrol...



Bike rider in critical condition

Sunday, October 03, 2010

The August Chronicle: Bike rider in critical condition By Susan McCord Staff Writer Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010 A road cyclists' nightmare became real Friday evening when 37-year-old M...



A sixth bicyclist is killed in Tampa in a collision involving th

Saturday, October 02, 2010

The St. Petersburg Times: A sixth bicyclist is killed in Tampa in a collision involving three cars By Jessica Vander Velde and Justin George, Times Staff Writers In Print: Saturday, October...



Bike shop owner injured in crash with car

Friday, October 01, 2010

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bike shop owner injured in crash with car Littmann runs Attitude Sports in Pewaukee By Tom Held of the Journal Sentinel Oct. 1, 2010 Jeff Littma...



Local driver is indicted in cycle deaths

Friday, October 01, 2010

The San Antonio Express: Local driver is indicted in cycle deaths By Craig Kapitan - Express-News Web Posted: 10/01/2010 12:00 CDT A local businessman who struck and killed two bicycl...



Why an additional road tax for bicyclists would be unfair

Monday, September 27, 2010

Grist: Why an additional road tax for bicyclists would be unfair BY Elly Blue 27 SEP 2010 11:00 AM This is the first installment of a regular column about all things bicycle by Elly Blu...



Bikes vs. cars: Who pays their fair share?

Saturday, September 25, 2010

The Vancouver Sun: Bikes vs. cars: Who pays their fair share? Bike riders or car drivers? Who are the free riders who fail to pay their fair share of the cost of building and maintaining the c...



MD Green Party candidate dies after struck by SUV

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The Baltimore Sun: MD Green Party candidate dies after struck by SUV Natasha Pettigrew, the Green Party candidate aiming to unseat U.S. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski this fall, died last night fr...



Is this a legal first? Cyclist's helmet cam footage helps convic

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Road.cc: Is this a legal first? Cyclist's helmet cam footage helps convict driver By Simon MacMichael - Posted on 16 September 2010 In what is thought to be the first time that footag...



Head case

Thursday, September 16, 2010

The Brisbane Times: Head case September 16, 2010 Those on the sharp end of cycling injuries want to keep the laws, writes Steve Dow. A COUPLE of times a month, the neurosurgeon Jef...



A Boy and a Bicycle(s)

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

The New York times: A Boy and a Bicycle(s) By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF Published: September 15, 2010 Early this year I wrote a column from Zimbabwe that focused on five orphans who mo...



Can cyclists, drivers get along?

Monday, September 13, 2010

The Orange County Register: Can cyclists, drivers get along? BY DAVID WHITING COLUMNIST THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Published: Sept. 13, 2010 Updated: Sept. 14, 2010 7:57 a.m. H...



Bicyclists grumble about rumble stripes on state routes

Monday, September 13, 2010

The Columbus Dispatch: Bicyclists grumble about rumble stripes on state routes Monday, September 13, 2010 02:51 AM BY DOUG CARUSO THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH Drivers and bicyclists, ge...



Citations issued in cyclist's death

Monday, September 13, 2010

The Yuma Sun: Citations issued in cyclist's death September 13, 2010 4:35 PM BY JAMES GILBERT - SUN STAFF WRITER After almost a year, citations have been filed in the death of 37-...



Bike thief tells how to stop your cycle from being stolen

Monday, September 13, 2010

The Guardian: Bike thief tells how to stop your cycle from being stolen Omar Aziz was hooked on crack for 13 years and stole bikes to feed his habit. He explains how to protect your bike fro...



Urban planner paving the way for bike-friendly Dallas

Sunday, September 12, 2010

The Dallas Morning News: Urban planner paving the way for bike-friendly Dallas 12:00 AM CDT on Sunday, September 12, 2010 By MELISSA REPKO / The Dallas Morning News As Peter Lagerw...



Bike-trail project a lot tougher than expected

Sunday, September 12, 2010

The Miami Herald: Bike-trail project a lot tougher than expected Dickering between Miami and the county has stalled a mountain bike-trail plan for Virginia Key's North Point. BY ANDRE...



UWPD Announces Crack-Down On Cyclists

Sunday, September 12, 2010

The Badger Herald: UWPD Announces Crack-Down On Cyclists By McKenzie Badger Sunday, September 12, 2010 10:00 p.m. Updated Sunday, September 12, 2010 8:01:33 p.m. With more than 900...



Full Of Life, Left For Dead

Thursday, September 09, 2010

Bicycling: Full Of Life, Left For Dead By David L'Heureux Bobby was a cyclist and a friend, although I hadn’t turned a pedal stroke with him since we were kids. He turned his last...



Cyclists lobby Malibu for safety on highway

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

The Malibu Times: Cyclists lobby Malibu for safety on highway Wednesday, September 8, 2010 11:04 AM PDT The issue of motorists versus bicyclists on safe use of the highway is taken up duri...



Joyride: Bicycling Our Way to Safe and Splendid Communities

Thursday, September 02, 2010

The Huffngton Post: Joyride: Bicycling Our Way to Safe and Splendid Communities By Diane Dulken My friend Mia Birk bicycled to my house to deliver her new book: Joyride: Pedaling Toward a H...



Gaining momentum

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

The Denton Record-Chronicle: Gaining momentum More than 2,000 people sign petition against Bartonville ordinance 11:13 PM CDT on Wednesday, September 1, 2010 By Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe / S...



Porter: Confessions of an ex-warrior cyclist

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

The Toronto Star: Porter: Confessions of an ex-warrior cyclist Published On Tue Aug 31 2010 You probably don’t recognize me on my new bike. Cappuccino beige. Elegant aluminum f...



Bicycling Trend Wheels Downtown

Monday, August 30, 2010

The Nevada Sagebrush: Bicycling Trend Wheels Downtown New bike lanes show emerging partnership between cyclists and the city The trend of bicycling in Reno has gained momentum recently,...



The Biking Boom Breeds Discontent

Monday, August 30, 2010

The New York Times: The Biking Boom Breeds Discontent By JOHN COLLINS RUDOLF Biking is booming in New York City, with the number of daily cyclists rising to an average of 236,000 in ...



One year later, cyclist killed in confrontation remembered

Sunday, August 29, 2010

The Toronto Star: One year later, cyclist killed in confrontation remembered Published On Sun Aug 29 2010 Jennifer Yang Staff Reporter On the night of his death, bicycle courier Dar...



Cycling: Help needed to spur bicycle service on trains

Saturday, August 28, 2010

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Cycling: Help needed to spur bicycle service on trains Saturday, August 28, 2010 By Larry Walsh My first experience with roll-on/roll-off train service occurr...



St. Petersburg police ticket 16 bicyclists as safety campaign be

Saturday, August 28, 2010

The St. Petersburg Times: St. Petersburg police ticket 16 bicyclists as safety campaign begins By Andy Boyle, Times Staff Writer In Print: Saturday, August 28, 2010 ÿST. PETERSBURG &md...



City: Cyclists continue to improve Asheville's bike access

Friday, August 27, 2010

Asheville Citizen-Times: City: Cyclists continue to improve Asheville's bike access STAFF REPORTS • AUGUST 27, 2010 ASHEVILLE — From a City of Asheville news release: ...



Death Raises Questions About Web Site for Speeding Cyclists

Friday, July 02, 2010

The New York Times: Death Raises Questions About Web Site for Speeding Cyclists By FRANCES DINKELSPIEL Published: July 2, 2010 After Jack Backus, an Oakland cyclist, sped down a hi...



Eric Hartley: 'Invisible' biker takes to the web

Sunday, June 20, 2010

The Capital: Eric Hartley: 'Invisible' biker takes to the web By ERIC HARTLEY, Staff Writer Published 06/20/10 By Joshua McKerrow — The Capital Brock Snowden says his...



Injured cyclist gets driving ban for breaking red light

Sunday, June 20, 2010

The Independent: Injured cyclist gets driving ban for breaking red light Sunday, 20 June 2010 A cyclist who broke a red light and seriously injured himself when he smashed into a car ha...



Could Ottawa get Copenhagenized?

Sunday, June 20, 2010

The Ottawa Citizen: Could Ottawa get Copenhagenized? BY KATE JAIMET, THE OTTAWA CITIZEN JUNE 20, 2010 Bicyclists ride in a bike lane in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, June 1, 2010. G...



Bike Riding Banned In Colorado Town

Saturday, June 19, 2010

eCanadaNews: Bike Riding Banned In Colorado Town Posted by Staff on Jun 19th, 2010 The town of Black Hawk in Colorado has banned cyclists from riding while in town. Cycling advocates sa...



Straub pleads guilty in death of Twin Falls cyclist

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Magic Valley Times-News: Straub pleads guilty in death of Twin Falls cyclist By Eric Larsen - Times-News writer | Posted: Saturday, June 19, 2010 Daniel Ryan Straub will serve up to eight...



World Naked Bike Ride: Save the Environment, Diet in Style

Friday, June 18, 2010

Politics Daily: World Naked Bike Ride: Save the Environment, Diet in Style ALISON FAIRBROTHER Cyclists around the country bared their bottoms to protest Big Oil last Saturday. Bikers from...



Cyclist's condition upgraded to serious

Friday, June 18, 2010

The Wichita Eagle: Cyclist's condition upgraded to serious ) By Stan Finger The Wichita Eagle Diego Ballesteros Cucurull remains hospitalized at Wesley Medical Center. A 36-...



That's all, spokes: Colorado town of Black Hawk bans cyclists

Friday, June 18, 2010

The Guardian: That's all, spokes: Colorado town of Black Hawk bans cyclists American gold rush town argues that cars and bikes don't mix safely on its 19th century streets guardian...



Police crack down on cyclists disobeying traffic laws

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

The Ottawa Citizen: Police crack down on cyclists disobeying traffic laws Woman give $35 fine for sidewalk riding BY KATE JAIMET, THE OTTAWA CITIZEN JUNE 9, 2010 Marje Aksli was b...



Four LAPD officers accused of clashing with bicyclists are relie

Thursday, June 03, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Four LAPD officers accused of clashing with bicyclists are relieved of field duty The department launches an internal investigation into a videotaped altercation Frida...



Driver Targets Cyclists During Hit and Run Rampage

Thursday, June 03, 2010

SFist: Driver Targets Cyclists During Hit and Run Rampage Photo: Troy Holden Police say that a driver targeting cyclists injured four people in the Mission and Potrero districts on W...



Bike group's chief seeks roadway camaraderie

Thursday, June 03, 2010

The Washington Post: Bike group's chief seeks roadway camaraderie By Ashley Halsey III Thursday, June 3, 2010 Shane Farthing will leave his post at the Office of Green Economy in th...



Will First Hill Streetcar tracks be a hazard to cyclists?

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Will First Hill Streetcar tracks be a hazard to cyclists? With the city facing a lawsuit from six cyclists who were hurt when their tires got wedged in the So...



Coalition urges safety measures after bicycle fatalities increas

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

The Kennett Paper: Coalition urges safety measures after bicycle fatalities increase Published: Wednesday, June 02, 2010 By Rich Hoffman Bicyclist fatalities in Pennsylvania doubled ...



Incivility: How Lawyers and Legislators De-Valued Your Life

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Dirt Rag Magazine: Incivility: How Lawyers and Legislators De-Valued Your Life Submitted by Bruce Ebert on Tue, 06/01/2010 - 05:59 On January 12 of this year, in a courtroom in Hagersto...



Cyclist jumped red light before fatal collision

Friday, May 21, 2010

This Is Exeter: Cyclist jumped red light before fatal collision CITY cyclist Lee Squire paid with his life when he rode into the path of a van after he jumped a red light, an inquest has be...



Rockwell man charged with hitting cyclists

Friday, May 21, 2010

The Salisbury Post: Rockwell man charged with hitting cyclists Friday, May 21, 2010 12:00 AM By Emily Ford eford@salisburypost.com Chris Harkey watched from his bike as a Nis...



Local cyclist recovering after collision with coyote on Rio Gran

Thursday, May 20, 2010

The Glenwood Springs Post independent: Local cyclist recovering after collision with coyote on Rio Grande Trail ASPEN, Colorado — Aspen Highlands ski patroller and mountaineer Bob Slo...



Cyclists' lives at risk

Thursday, May 20, 2010

The Montreal Gazette: Cyclists' lives at risk With the spring comes the sad incidents of bike riders being hit by cars BY LAURA ROBINSON, OTTAWA CITIZEN MAY 20, 2010 The blossoms...



City Considers Ban On Cyclists In Industrial Areas

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

KRIS Corpus Christi: CITY CONSIDERS BAN ON CYCLISTS IN INDUSTRIAL AREAS  By Janine Reyes PHOTOS VIDEO Posted: May 18, 2010 2:31 PM Updated: May 19, 2010 2:49 AM CORPUS CH...



Dogs not necessarily a bike rider's best friend

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Gazette.net: Dogs not necessarily a bike rider's best friend Awareness events for bike riders, dog bite prevention coincide this week By Nathan Carrick | Staff Writer Until las...



Md. Bicyclists Injured By Tacks On Race Route

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

WJZ.com: Md. Bicyclists Injured By Tacks On Race Route Reporting Andrea Fujii LEONARDTOWN, Md. (WJZ)  More than 20 cyclists in Sunday's Leonardtown bike race crashed because someo...



Cyclist killed in Oakland after being pinned under bus

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Inside Bay Area: Cyclist killed in Oakland after being pinned under bus By Kristin Bender Oakland Tribune Posted: 05/19/2010 06:42:37 PM PDT Updated: 05/19/2010 07:49:45 PM PDT OA...



Man charged with homicide in '09 cyclist case

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Man charged with homicide in '09 cyclist case Suspect to be arraigned May 27 By CASEY MCNERTHNEY SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF A man who police say hit ...



Huntsville Cyclists Participate in Global Ride of Silence

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

WHNT News: Huntsville Cyclists Participate in Global Ride of Silence Clarissa StephensAnchor/Reporter 9:44 PM CDT, May 19, 2010 It's been nearly two weeks since the Huntsville bic...



'Ghost bikes' mark deaths in Sacramento area

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Sacramento Bee: 'Ghost bikes' mark deaths in Sacramento area   By Tony Bizjak Published: Wednesday, May. 19, 2010 - 12:00 am | Page 1A Last Modified: Wednesday, May. 19,...



Cyclists seek law to make room

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Stratford Beacon Herald: Cyclists seek law to make room Posted By ANTONELLA ARTUSO QMI AGENCY Posted 10 hours ago Cycling advocates are calling for a new Ontario law that would p...



Bicyclists bemoan 'car town' attitude at meeting

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Wichita Eagle: Bicyclists bemoan 'car town' attitude at meeting BY TIM POTTER The Wichita Eagle The specific purpose of a gathering Tuesday night was to gain public comment o...



Governor will approve bicycle 3-foot rule

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Baltimore Sun: Governor will approve bicycle 3-foot rule Gov. Martin O'Malley is planning to sign a bill Thursday that will require drivers to maintain a 3-foot buffer zone betwee...



Why are female cyclists so vulnerable to lorries?

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

The Guardian: Why are female cyclists so vulnerable to lorries? Hugging the kerb can be deadly for women cycling in busy cities As I cycle home I'm conscious of an ominous rumble...



Loose dog runs into Milan bicyclist, causing serious injuries

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Ann Arbor.com: Loose dog runs into Milan bicyclist, causing serious injuries Posted: May 19, 2010 at 3:45 PM [Yesterday] A Milan woman was injured in Monroe County Tuesday night when a lar...



Ride of Silence Raises Awareness of Bicycle Safety in Wichita

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

KWCH Wichita: Ride of Silence Raises Awareness of Bicycle Safety in Wichita Posted: May 19, 2010 7:53 PM By Michael Schwanke (WICHITA, Kan.) Stories of bad accidents and even death a...



Grief, frustration over cyclist's death inspire Waukesha club's

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Grief, frustration over cyclist's death inspire Waukesha club's Ride of Silence By Tom Held of the Journal Sentinel May 18, 2010 7:00 a.m. | Allen ...



Cyclists and motorists must learn to coexist

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

The Montreal Gazette: Cyclists and motorists must learn to coexist THE GAZETTE MAY 18, 2010 3:07 AM Stunned by last Friday's accident in which six triathletes on bicycles were stru...



Ignorance of bicyclists nears critical mass

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette: Ignorance of bicyclists nears critical mass Frank Gray A few months ago the city painted nice bicycle lanes on some of the streets downtown. The lane...



No More Bike to Work Week!

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

City Watch: No More Bike to Work Week! BOX SOAP By Stephen Box I hope this is the last year that “Bike to Work Week” imposes itself on the people of Los Angeles, urging cycl...



The carnage continues

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

The Ottawa Citizen: The carnage continues Wouldn't it be nice if getting back on the bicycle didn't also mean desperately hoping drivers will not run you down? BY LAURA ROBINSON, ...



Will cyclists and motorists ever get along?

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: Will cyclists and motorists ever get along? 05.18.10 - 4:29 pm | Steven T. Jones | Bicyclists and motorists often clash in San Francisco, over space on t...



Fallen Cyclists Remembered Today

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Bicycle Retailer and Industry News: Fallen Cyclists Remembered Today DALLAS, TX (BRAIN)—Thousands of cyclists will pay tribute to those who have been injured or killed while cycling o...



Montreal police push for cycling safety

Monday, May 17, 2010

CTV News: Montreal police push for cycling safety Montreal police handed out helmets to cyclists Monday morning as part of the launch of a week-long bicycle safety campaign. Updated: Mon ...



Recent crashes won't stop cyclists from hitting the road

Monday, May 17, 2010

CTV.CA: Recent crashes won't stop cyclists from hitting the road Updated: Mon May. 17 2010 12:37:50 PM Recent fatal collisions have renewed calls for cyclists and motorists to share t...



Cyclist injured by cup of ice pitched by motorist

Monday, May 17, 2010

The Newark Advocate: Cyclist injured by cup of ice pitched by motorist BY JESSIE BALMERT • ADVOCATE REPORTER • MAY 17, 2010 LIBERTY TOWNSHIP — A pleasant bicycle ride th...



Campaign promotes bicycle awareness, safety

Monday, May 17, 2010

Milford Daily News: Campaign promotes bicycle awareness, safety By David Riley/Daily News staff Milford Daily News Posted May 17, 2010 @ 12:03 AM In a decade bicycling up to 100 miles ...



Bicycle-friendly vision slowly becoming reality

Monday, May 17, 2010

Asheville Citizen-Times: Bicycle-friendly vision slowly becoming reality MAY 17, 2010 Western North Carolina has become a destination for bicyclists eager to take in the Blue Ridge Park...



Speed a factor in bicycle, motorcycle crash that kills teen

Monday, May 17, 2010

CTV Ottawa: Speed a factor in bicycle, motorcycle crash that kills teen Updated: Mon May. 17 2010 4:38:02 PM ctvottawa.ca A 16-year-old cyclist killed in a crash with a motorcycle...



Spate of cycling deaths sparks fear in Quebec

Sunday, May 16, 2010

The Globe and Mail: Spate of cycling deaths sparks fear in Quebec’s commuter culture Crash on rural highway in Laurentians is latest death to put a noticeable chill on bike traffic in th...



Another Quebec cyclist killed on highway

Sunday, May 16, 2010

The Globe and Mail: Another Quebec cyclist killed on highway 57-year-old man is dead after being struck by a car 90 kilometres northwest of Montreal; accident comes just days after three cyc...



Number of people biking to work up, but still rare

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Dayton Daily News: Number of people biking to work up, but still rare By Ken McCall, Staff Writer Updated 2:35 AM Sunday, May 16, 2010 Every weekday morning, Mike Williams checks the wea...



San Jose's first Via Velo event brings out all manner of motor-f

Saturday, May 15, 2010

San Jose Mercury News: San Jose's first Via Velo event brings out all manner of motor-free rolling fans By Mike Swift mswift@mercurynews.com Posted: 05/15/2010 05:01:35 PM PDT Update...



Three Quebec cyclists die in accident involving pickup

Friday, May 14, 2010

The Globe and Mail: Three Quebec cyclists die in accident  involving pickup   THE CANADIAN PRESS | Police examine the scene where a pickup truck struck a group of c...



3 dead after truck slams into cyclists in Quebec

Friday, May 14, 2010

CTV News: 3 dead after truck slams into cyclists in Quebec CTV.ca News Staff Date: Fri. May. 14 2010 6:40 PM ET A pickup truck plowed into a group of cyclists riding along a rural Quebe...



Should bicycling adults wear helmets?

Thursday, May 13, 2010

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: Should bicycling adults wear helmets? 05.13.10 - 11:47 am | Steven T. Jones  Did you pedal today, on Bike to Work Day? And if so, did you wear a hel...



Woman who killed cyclists denied parole

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Colorado Springs Gazette: Woman who killed cyclists denied parole May 12, 2010 5:13 PM JOHN C. ENSSLIN THE GAZETTE A woman sentenced to three years in prison for killing two bicyclists...



Drivers, bicyclists clash on road sharing

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

CNN: Drivers, bicyclists clash on road sharing By Steve Almasy, CNN May 11, 2010 9:13 a.m. EDT (CNN) -- Professor Peter Furth has ridden his bicycle to work at Northeastern University...



Pushing Pedals: Bike to work day events aim to put more cyclists

Sunday, May 09, 2010

The Commercial Appeal: Pushing Pedals: Bike to work day events aim to put more cyclists on Memphis streets By Barbara Bradley Posted May 9, 2010 at 12:05 a.m. Dawn Vinson, 36, wears a...



An Urban Tale: The Bicyclist and the Red Light

Sunday, May 09, 2010

The New York times: An Urban Tale: The Bicyclist and the Red Light Published: May 9, 2010 To the Editor: In “Braking Away” (Op-Ed, May 2), Chris Raschka never mentions the...



Stung By Memory Of Cyclist Who Was Killed In Crash, Westchester

Saturday, May 08, 2010

Larchmont-Mamaroneck Patch: Stung By Memory Of Cyclist Who Was Killed In Crash, Westchester Bike Enthusiasts Brainstorm On Safety The second annual Westchester Bicycle Summit focused on ways...



Why Cyclists Should Pay For Rego

Thursday, May 06, 2010

The Mail: Why Cyclists Should Pay For Rego A common comment that I hear from motorists is that cyclists should pay for rego. The argument goes like this, "Cyclists use the roads therefo...



'Cyclists need to be visible'

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

The Timaru Herald: 'Cyclists need to be visible' By JEFF TOLLAN - The Timaru Herald Last updated 05:00 05/05/2010 More needs to be done to get cyclists to wear high visibility c...



License to Ride (a bike)

Monday, May 03, 2010

License to Ride (a bike) AMONG THE FIRST THINGS ON THE NEW CITY COUNCIL'S AGENDA: AN ORDINANCE THAT WOULD INCREASE BIKE REGISTRATIONS FIVEFOLD. BUT WHO WOULD HAVE TO PAY THE FEE — ...



Braking Away

Saturday, May 01, 2010

The New York Times: Braking Away By CHRIS RASCHKA Published: May 1, 2010 TEN years ago, riding a bicycle through the streets of New York was still considered outlandish behavior at best,...



Bike safety picks up speed

Thursday, April 29, 2010

The Seattle Times: Bike safety picks up speed Nicole Brodeur Seattle Times staff columnist A week after Velda Mapelli died after being struck by a cyclist on the Cedar River Trail, Re...



A firsthand look at close calls with trains

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Detroit Free Press: A firsthand look at close calls with trains BY TAMMY STABLES BATTAGLIA FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER For Operation Lifesaver, a bicyclist proved to be the perfect exampl...



Road rage motorist 'killed cyclist in revenge for clipping his w

Thursday, April 29, 2010

The Daily Mail: Road rage motorist 'killed cyclist in revenge for clipping his wing mirror' By FAY SCHLESINGER Last updated at 12:49 AM on 29th April 2010 A cyclist was knocke...



Ex-Officer Convicted of Lying About Confrontation With Cyclist

Thursday, April 29, 2010

The New York Times: Ex-Officer Convicted of Lying About Confrontation With Cyclist By JOHN ELIGON Published: April 29, 2010 A former police officer was convicted on Thursday of lying abo...



Bicyclists injured in American Fork Canyon race file suit

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Deseret News: Bicyclists injured in American Fork Canyon race file suit By Emiley Morgan Deseret News Published: Thursday, April 29, 2010 3:40 p.m. MDT SALT LAKE CITY — Two Ar...



Boston Bike Safety Summit: Cars and bikes need to share roads

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Wicked Local Roslindale: Boston Bike Safety Summit: Cars and bikes need to share roads One of the added bike lanes throughout Boston. This one is on Washington Street in Roslindale By Reg...



Bike lane barriers considered for downtown Ottawa

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

CBC News: Bike lane barriers considered for downtown Ottawa Last Updated: Wednesday, April 28, 2010 | 8:42 AM ET Comments63Recommend33 CBC News Cycling advocates are divided over wheth...



Bicyclist injured after being chased by dogs

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Hernando Today: Bicyclist injured after being chased by dogs By HERNANDO TODAY STAFF Published: April 7, 2010 BROOKSVILLE - A bicyclist was injured Tuesday morning after two dogs cha...



Police: Cyclist killed by train ignored crossing warnings

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

KOLD TV Tucson: Police: Cyclist killed by train ignored crossing warnings Posted: Apr 06, 2010 6:59 PM Updated: Apr 06, 2010 7:24 PM Tucson, AZ (KOLD)Tucson Police are waiting for toxic...



Man jailed for five years for cyclist's death

Thursday, March 25, 2010

BBC: Man jailed for five years for cyclist's death A man found guilty of causing the death by dangerous driving of top Irish road racing cyclist David McCall has been jailed for five years...



Bike advocate files suit over crash

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

The Register-Guard: Bike advocate files suit over crash Paul Nicholson seeks payment for lost earnings and pain and suffering caused when he was hit by a car BY KAREN MCCOWAN The Regi...



BLM hosts public meeting to address Glade Run concerns

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Farmington Daily Times: BLM hosts public meeting to address Glade Run concerns — By Brendan Giusti — The Daily Times Posted: 03/13/2010 12:00:00 AM MST FARMINGTON — ...



Sydney: the city that hates bikes

Saturday, March 13, 2010

The Sydney Morning Herald: Sydney: the city that hates bikes MATTHEW MOORE March 13, 2010 Sydney is one of the developed world's most hostile cities for cycling, according to a US...



Wheels move for roadside tracks for cyclists

Friday, March 12, 2010

Daily News: Wheels move for roadside tracks for cyclists Chamikara WEERASINGHE Roadside tracks will be introduced for cyclists on main roads and highways, said Environment and Natural Re...



Traffic cops powerless to enforce bike lanes

Thursday, March 11, 2010

The Toronto Star: Traffic cops powerless to enforce bike lanes Keeping lanes clear may take higher fines and more ticketing power DENISE BALKISSOON/TORONTO STAR Ticket cops don&rsq...



Anger as cars clog new Simcoe St. bike lane

Thursday, March 11, 2010

The Toronto Star: Anger as cars clog new Simcoe St. bike lane Published On Thu Mar 11 2010 DENISE BALKISSOON/TORONTO STAR There's a fresh new bike lane on Simcoe St. Just six m...



Miracle survivor: Bicyclist dragged under SUV recalls ordeal

Thursday, March 11, 2010

KXTV Sacramento: Miracle survivor: Bicyclist dragged under SUV recalls ordeal George Warren SACRAMENTO, CA - Sanjay Patel may never again have full use of his right leg, but he smiles a...



Cyclists opposing proposed tax

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Comox Valley record: Cyclists opposing proposed tax Members of the Comox Valley Cycling Coalition oppose the Harmonized Sales Tax because it would add a seven-per-cent tax on bicycle purchases...



There was no sun - injured cyclist

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Independent Online: There was no sun - injured cyclist March 10 2010 at 12:57PM By Clayton Barnes Staff Writer A veteran cyclist who was part of the group hit by a bakkie in Oud...



Vancouver Coun. Geoff Meggs hit while cycling

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

The Vancouver Sun: Vancouver Coun. Geoff Meggs hit while cycling BY TRACY SHERLOCK, VANCOUVER SUNMARCH 10, 2010 8:02 PM Vancouver Coun. Geoff Meggs was injured after being hit by a car wh...



Bicycle safety bill not likely to pass this year

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

The Sioux City Journal: Bicycle safety bill not likely to pass this year By James Q. Lynch Journal Des Moines Bureau | Posted: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:00 am  DES MOINES -- Lawma...



Driver held after cyclists die

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Independent Online: Driver held after cyclists die March 10 2010 at 09:32AM Get IOL on your By Caryn Dolley A motorist suspected of smashing into a group of cyclists outside Oudtsh...



Legislature Gears Up

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Boise Weekly: Legislature Gears Up Despite deaths, bike bills still tough sell at statehouse by Andrew Crisp "In the last year, there were six traffic deaths. Driggs, Twin Falls...



A Bike Theft in the Time of Twitter

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

The New York Times: A Bike Theft in the Time of Twitter By J. DAVID GOODMAN Austin Horse thought he was just leaving his bike for a second when he ran into the lobby of an office buildi...



Cyclists could be allowed to pass through red lights in bid to c

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

The London Evening Standard: Cyclists could be allowed to pass through red lights in bid to cut road deaths Peter Dominiczak 09.03.10 Cyclists in London could soon be allowed to go th...



Senate approves law mandating bikes brakes

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

The Idaho Reporter: Senate approves law mandating bikes’ brakes By Brad Iverson-Long March 9th, 2010 Senators reject a $75 enhanced penalty for cyclists, drivers The Idaho S...



Igor Kenk out of jail after less than 2 years

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

The National Post: Igor Kenk out of jail after less than 2 years Megan O'Toole, National Post Published: Tuesday, March 09, 2010 After serving less than two years of hard time, b...



'I escaped death today'

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Independent Online: 'I escaped death today' March 09 2010 at 12:23PM Get IOL on your By Clayton Barnes Staff Writer Oudtshoorn's cycling fraternity is reeling after ...



Cyclist safety highlighted

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Eyewitnessnews Capetown: Cyclist safety highlighted Nathan Adams Western Cape Transport MEC Robin Carlisle on Tuesday expressed a concern that cyclists were becoming increasingly vulner...



Police wont charge nurse who hit cyclist

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

The Athens Herald-Banner: Police won’t charge nurse who hit cyclist By JOE JOHNSON - Athens Banner-Herald Published Tuesday, March 09, 2010 Athens-Clarke police don’t plan...



Call for bicycles to be licensed

Monday, March 08, 2010

iomtoday: Call for bicycles to be licensed REVOLUTIONARY PLAN: Castletown Commissioner Kevin Weir wants all bicycles to be licensed Published Date: 08 March 2010 By MEL WRIGHT Sout...



Our plan to keep Cape Town moving - Robin Carlisle

Monday, March 08, 2010

Politicsweb: Our plan to keep Cape Town moving - Robin Carlisle Robin Carlisle 08 March 2010 WC transport minister says more road building would be counter-productive Address t...



Cyclists legs 'severed'

Monday, March 08, 2010

IOL South Africa: Cyclists legs 'severed' March 08 2010 at 03:22PM  By Natasha Prince Staff Reporter Three cyclists have been killed and another is recovering in ho...



Oudtshoorn cyclist crash death toll rises

Monday, March 08, 2010

Eyewitnessnews, Western Cape Province: Oudtshoorn cyclist crash death toll rises Nathan Adams  The death toll following Monday morning’s fatal accident outside Oudtshoorn has...



Carlisle to 'make war' on reckless drivers

Monday, March 08, 2010

IOL South Africa: Carlisle to 'make war' on reckless drivers March 09 2010 at 07:24AM By Caryn Dolly and Michelle Jones Motorists who "don't give a damn" abo...



Arrogant Poole cyclist found guilty after Bournemouth prom inc

Monday, March 08, 2010

The Daily Echo: ‘Arrogant’ Poole cyclist found guilty after Bournemouth prom incident 7:00pm Monday 8th March 2010 By Paula Roberts » AN “arrogant” cyc...



Green Life: How about body armour?

Monday, March 08, 2010

The Montreal Gazette: Green Life: How about body armour? BY MICHELLE LALONDE, THE GAZETTE MARCH 8, 2010 MONTREAL - In my last Green Life column, I criticized the Quebec government's l...



Small bike shop cultivates cycling culture in Istanbul

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Hurriyet Daily News: Small bike shop cultivates cycling culture in Istanbul Sunday, March 7, 2010 LUIS GALLO ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News Littered with potholes and crowded wi...



Whittier bicyclist left in coma after 2007 crash dies

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Whittier Daily News: Whittier bicyclist left in coma after 2007 crash dies By Ruby Gonzales, Staff Writer Posted: 03/07/2010 01:33:21 AM PST WHITTIER - Two years and seven months after ...



Texting while driving caused death of North Naples bicyclist, Co

Saturday, March 06, 2010

Naples Daily News: Texting while driving caused death of North Naples bicyclist, Collier lawsuit contends By AISLING SWIFT Posted March 6, 2010 at 12:24 p.m. NAPLES — James L. Cask...



Guest View: Adding bike lanes adds to public spaces

Saturday, March 06, 2010

The Pasadena Star-News: Guest View: Adding bike lanes adds to public spaces By Jen Petersen Posted: 03/06/2010 06:13:07 AM PST It's not a bicycle master plan - it's a roadmap to...



Legislature looking to get bicycles, cars to share the road safe

Friday, March 05, 2010

Magicvalley.com: Legislature looking to get bicycles, cars to share the road safely By Ben Botkin - Times-News writer | Posted: Friday, March 5, 2010 1:00 am BOISE — Four proposals a...



Jail for brutal bashing of cyclist

Friday, March 05, 2010

The Northern Star: Jail for brutal bashing of cyclist Ross Irby | 5th March 2010 IN A cowardly and unprovoked attack, Martin Nixon punched a Lismore cyclist in the jaw then fled the sce...



Widow of former AD files suit

Friday, March 05, 2010

The University Daily Kansan: Widow of former AD files suit By Aleese Kopf Friday, March 5, 2010 The widow of a former KU athletics director says the recent lawsuit filed against the City...



Driver who hit cyclist to serve 21 days

Friday, March 05, 2010

The Ottawa Citizen: Driver who hit cyclist to serve 21 days Woman's licence had been suspended for impaired driving BY ANDREW SEYMOUR, THE OTTAWA CITIZENMARCH 5, 2010 3:07 AM A y...



The Toronto Star: Criminal case against former attorney general

Friday, March 05, 2010

The Toronto Star: Criminal case against former attorney general moves ahead April 14 With disclosure complete, defence for Michael Bryant expects to elect mode of trial on April 14 Publi...



Bike advocates express knee-jerk 'concerns' about cellphone ban

Friday, March 05, 2010

The San Francisco Chronicle: Bike advocates express knee-jerk 'concerns' about cellphone ban When I see a cyclist chatting on a cell phone, or better yet, texting while riding hands-fr...



Medford applies the brakes on bicycle license regulation

Friday, March 05, 2010

The Mail Tribune: Medford applies the brakes on bicycle license regulation By Paris Achen Mail Tribune MEDFORD — A Medford ordinance meant to help in the recovery of stolen bicycle...



Man jailed for cyclist's death

Friday, March 05, 2010

iol: Man jailed for cyclist's death March 05 2010 at 07:13AM  By Michelle Jones More than two years after he smashed his bakkie into two cyclists, killing one and critically ...



Number of peak-hour cyclists soar

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Age: Number of peak-hour cyclists soar MEGAN LEVY March 4, 2010 - 1:53PM Comments 117 The number of cyclists on Melbourne's roads has soared by up to 50 per cent during peak h...



Family of bicyclist killed in city accident files $5 million sui

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Baltimore Sun: Family of bicyclist killed in city accident files $5 million suit Attorney claims driver of truck was negligent; police determined victim, 67, at fault By Liz F. Kay ...



Cyclists hope bike safety bill pedals through Legislature

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Le Mars Daily Sentinel: Cyclists hope bike safety bill pedals through Legislature Thursday, March 4, 2010 By Amy Erickson Last year a Plymouth County woman was hurt after being struck by...



FHP: Driver ignores stop sign, hits bicyclist on U.S.19

Thursday, March 04, 2010

WTSP St. Petersburg: FHP: Driver ignores stop sign, hits bicyclist on U.S.19 Jim Peppard 4 hrs ago New Port Richey, Florida -- A teenaged bicyclist is hospitalized with critical injurie...



Police: Drunken Bicyclist Caused Hwy Closure

Thursday, March 04, 2010

KPTV Portland: Police: Drunken Bicyclist Caused Hwy Closure POSTED: 6:18 am PST March 4, 2010 UPDATED: 6:32 am PST March 4, 2010 ESTACADA, Ore. -- An investigation into what was initiall...



Australian police 'hit and run' in Israel

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Ynet News: Australian police 'hit and run' in Israel Three officers visiting Israel to question Israelis whose passports were allegedly used in Dubai hit get into road accident with ...



Bike laws moves forward with some brakes

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Idaho Reporter: Bike laws moves forward with some brakes By Brad Iverson-Long March 4th, 2010 Idaho lawmakers want to see some changes in a proposal to give bicycles a three-foot buff...



Roanoke bicyclist killed in Botetourt crash

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Richmond-Times Dispatch: Roanoke bicyclist killed in Botetourt crash By STAFF REPORTS Published: March 4, 2010 A Roanoke man was killed Tuesday in Botetourt County when his bicycle w...



Cyclists in city enjoying amenities

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Madison County Herald: Cyclists in city enjoying amenities LEAH SQUARE • LEAH.SQUARE@MCHERALD.COM • MARCH 4, 2010 Ridgeland has made cycling the streets easier and safer w...



Bicyclists family: Death just too tragic

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Spokesman-Review: Bicyclist’s family: Death ‘just too tragic’ Meghann M. Cuniff The Spokesman-Review The bicyclist killed Monday in downtown Spokane was an electrici...



Kristin Armstrong testifies before Idaho lawmakers about bike sa

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Idaho Statesman: Kristin Armstrong testifies before Idaho lawmakers about bike safety By Brian Murphy - bmurphy@idahostatesman.com Published: 03/04/10 Boise Olympic gold medal cyc...



Paramedics treat 14 cyclists in 24 hours

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Age: Paramedics treat 14 cyclists in 24 hours March 4, 2010 Ambulance officers have treated 14 cyclists over the past 24 hours after separate bike accidents across Melbourne. A...



Pedestrians, bike lanes, and the law

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Marco Island Sun -Times: Pedestrians, bike lanes, and the law BY SCOTT H. SHOOK • MARCH 4, 2010 As Marco Island grows richer in bicycle lanes, a new concern has arisen. It see...



CYCLIST PROTECTION LAW RESURRECTED

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Publicola: CYCLIST PROTECTION LAW RESURRECTED Posted by Erica C. Barnett on March 4, 2010 at 1:41 PM The vulnerable roadway users bill, which would have imposed extra penalties on drive...



Answers at last!

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Lochaber News: Answers at last! By Stuart Taylor and Janice MacKinnon Published: 04 March, 2010 Jason MacIntyre's widow Caroline attended this week's Fatal Accident Inquiry in...



Aussie investigators deny hit-and-run

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Jerusalem Post: Aussie investigators deny hit-and-run By YAAKOV LAPPIN 04/03/2010 20:08 The driver of an Australian embassy vehicle carrying three Australian Federal Police offi...



Bike Safety Package Comes with Fixie Crackdown

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The Boise Weekly: Bike Safety Package Comes with Fixie Crackdown POSTED BY NATHANIEL HOFFMAN ON THU, MAR 4, 2010 AT 9:49 AM A package of four bills aimed at protecting cyclists is to get a ...



Long and Winding Path

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Metro Santa Cruz: Long and Winding Path Arana Gulch bike path nears approval By Curtis Cartier ON A SUNLIT winter's day following a long and rainy week, Jean Brocklebank and Micha...



Westport News Editorial: Make room for bikes

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Westport News Editorial: Make room for bikes Published: 01:02 a.m., Wednesday, March 3, 2010 Last week members of the Connecticut Rail Commuter Council, DOT Commissioner Joseph Maria, a...



Crackdown after cyclist is prosecuted for hitting boy (5) on pat

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

The Grimsby Telegraph: Crackdown after cyclist is prosecuted for hitting boy (5) on path Wednesday, March 03, 2010, 06:30 IS it safe to cycle on our roads? Today the Grimsby Telegr...



Eight cyclists injured in morning of accidents

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

The Age: Eight cyclists injured in morning of accidents MEGAN LEVY March 3, 2010 - 4:33PM A cyclist has sustained a punctured lung and seven others have been injured in eight separate...



Muni bus runs over bike, operator refuses to stop

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

The San Francisco Examiner: Muni bus runs over bike, operator refuses to stop By: WILL REISMAN Examiner Staff Writer March 3, 2010 A Muni bus ran over an injured cyclist's bike...



Cyclist was travelling 'at speed'

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

BBC: Cyclist was travelling 'at speed' Mr MacIntyre was described as a professional cyclist at work A champion cyclist was spotted travelling at "a remarkable speed" befo...



High Court Victory For Nude Cyclist

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Voxy: High Court Victory For Nude Cyclist Tuesday, 2 March, 2010 - 17:18 Wellington, March 2 NZPA - A Wellington man fined for cycling nude on a country road has had his conviction and sen...



Georgia Supreme Court Defines 'Accident' in Multiple Vehicle Cas

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Insurance Journal: Georgia Supreme Court Defines 'Accident' in Multiple Vehicle Case March 2, 2010 Is an auto accident that kills one bicyclist and then within seconds injures a s...



Scottsdale bicyclist struck by garbage truck dies of injuries

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Arizona Republic: Scottsdale bicyclist struck by garbage truck dies of injuries by Sabrina Willard - Mar. 2, 2010 10:35 AM The Arizona Republic A woman who was struck by a garbage ...



Spokesman: Gov. Ritter 'went down hard'

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Spokesman: Gov. Ritter 'went down hard' Governor hospitalized with broken ribs DENVER - Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter remained hospitalized at Denver Health M...



Ritter to remain hospitalized overnight after bike crash

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Denver Post: Ritter to remain hospitalized overnight after bike crash By Lynn Bartels The Denver Post POSTED: 03/02/2010 09:13:40 AM MST UPDATED: 03/02/2010 08:14:39 PM MST Go...



Man's cell phone records could aid in probe into who hit cyclist

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times: Man's cell phone records could aid in probe into who hit cyclist By Elaine Marsilio Posted March 2, 2010 at 7:33 p.m. CORPUS CHRISTI — Corpu...



Traffic Calming: The New Bicycle Law in Fort Collins

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Matter Daily: Traffic Calming: The New Bicycle Law in Fort Collins Written by David Boerner Tuesday, 02 March 2010 13:56 A new bicycle surcharge passed the Fort Collins City Council...



Cyclists death was an accident: Police

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Arab News: Cyclist’s death was an accident: Police By WALAA HAWARI | ARAB NEWS Published: Mar 2, 2010 3:03 PM Updated: Mar 2, 2010 3:03 PM RIYADH: Police have confirmed the death ...



Guilty plea over sons death brings little relief for family

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Santa Maria Times: Guilty plea over son’s death brings little relief for family By Samantha Yale Scroggin / Staff Writer / sscroggin@santamariatimes.com | Posted: Tuesday, March 2, 2...



Boscombe cyclist's death a tragic accident

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Bournemouth Daily Echo: Boscombe cyclist's death a tragic accident 7:00pm Tuesday 2nd March 2010 By Stephen Bailey A CYCLIST freewheeled downhill at up to 30mph and died wh...



Stop-as-yield bike bill survives Utah Senate's divided panel

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Salt Lake Tribune: Stop-as-yield bike bill survives Utah Senate's divided panel Sponsor says it's safer for riders to treat stop signs as yields. By Brandon Loomis The Salt...



Bike ordinance would create safer infrastructure for cyclists

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

KTUU Anchorage: Bike ordinance would create safer infrastructure for cyclists ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The Assembly heard public comment Tuesday night on a bike ordinance that would create a cycli...



SFPD to end Critical Mass?

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The San Francisco Chronicle: SFPD to end Critical Mass? SFPD's new chief, George Gascon, is reportedly considering putting an end to Critical Mass, the group cycling event that occurs the ...



Safety Change Okay'd For Rickenbacker Cswy

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

CBS4 Miami: Safety Change Okay'd For Rickenbacker Cswy Reporting John MacLauchlan Nearly a month and a half after a cyclist was killed on the Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami-Dade commi...



Drunken driver sentenced to 8 years after killing bicyclist

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

The Cleveland Plain Dealer: Drunken driver sentenced to 8 years after killing bicyclist By Michael Sangiacomo, The Plain Dealer March 02, 2010, 12:51PM AKRON, Ohio -- An Akron man was...



Posted Toronto Political Panel: Is there a 'culture war' looming

Monday, March 01, 2010

National Post: Posted Toronto Political Panel: Is there a 'culture war' looming in this mayoral race? Posted: March 01, 2010, 6:06 AM by Barry Hertz On the theory that there is muc...



Children should learn rules of the road at a young age

Monday, March 01, 2010

The Coloradoan: Children should learn rules of the road at a young age RICK PRICE, PH.D., • RICK@EXPERIENCEPLUS.COM. • MARCH 1, 2010 Children ages 5 to 10 should learn the rul...



Three Feet Rule

Monday, March 01, 2010

WTVA Tupelo: Three Feet Rule Reported by: Wayne Hereford Email: whereford@wtva.com Last Update: 3/01 4:18 pm Lost her son in a bicycle accident TUPELO, Miss.-(WTVA) A Tupelo w...



Inquiry under way into champion cyclist death

Monday, March 01, 2010

STV: Inquiry under way into champion cyclist death Jason MacIntyre died following a collision with a truck whilst training near his home in Fort William. 01 March 2010 08:51 AM Inquir...



Inquiry begins into cyclist death

Sunday, February 28, 2010

BBC: Inquiry begins into cyclist death Mr MacIntyre died after being hit by a van while cycling in Fort William A fatal accident inquiry is due to start into the death of champion cyclist ...



UK Embassy rules out foul play in cyclist

Sunday, February 28, 2010

Arab News: UK Embassy rules out foul play in cyclist’s death By WALAA HAWARI | ARAB NEWS Published: Feb 28, 2010 11:59 PM Updated: Feb 28, 2010 11:59 PM RIYADH: Sources at the Bri...



More than 200 cyclists ride in Chico in third annual Tour de Ed

Sunday, February 28, 2010

The Chico Enterprise-Record: More than 200 cyclists ride in Chico in third annual Tour de Ed By ROBIN EPLEY - Staff Writer Posted: 02/28/2010 12:00:00 AM PST CHICO -- Wearing a fur-cove...



Road Warrior: N.J. bicyclists form statewide union

Sunday, February 28, 2010

NorthJersey.com: Road Warrior: N.J. bicyclists form statewide union Sunday, February 28, 2010 By JOHN CICHOWSKI ROAD WARRIOR COLUMNIST It took several fatalities, too many injuri...



Fla. deadliest state for walkers, cyclists

Sunday, February 28, 2010

USA TODAY: Fla. deadliest state for walkers, cyclists By Larry Copeland, USA TODAY MIAMI, Florida — Florida is the deadliest state in the U.S. for pedestrians — and bicyclists ...



British cyclist "deliberately run down" in Saudi Arabia

Saturday, February 27, 2010

The Telegraph: British cyclist "deliberately run down" in Saudi Arabia A British man has been killed after youths allegedly rammed a car into a group of friends who were cycling in...



LAPD Chief Charlie Beck vows to better protect cyclists

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: LAPD Chief Charlie Beck vows to better protect cyclists He calls bike riders the 'most vulnerable commuters.' Bicycle advocates have been pushing the departmen...



Man suspected of deliberate bicycle accident put in jail

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Daily Astorian: Man suspected of deliberate bicycle accident put in jail Stephan Fox faces charges of attempted murder, assault, hit and run, after rider is severely injured SEASIDE ...



Vélo Québec issues road map for safety

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Montreal Gazette: Vélo Québec issues road map for safety Nixes obligatory helmets for kids: Slowing down vehicles and reducing traffic is key, provincial lawmakers told ...



Cyclic change

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Salt Lake Tribune: Cyclic change A new law for bicycles at stop signs Tribune Editorial Updated: 02/26/2010 05:30:01 PM MST As more people ride bicycles to save fuel, reduce a...



Hit-and-run driver guilty in crash that injured cyclist

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Register-Guard: Hit-and-run driver guilty in crash that injured cyclist Sentencing is scheduled for Wednesday for Joshua Clifton, who lost control while racing BY KAREN MCCOWAN The...



'Scofflaw cyclists,' the law and motorist outrage

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: 'Scofflaw cyclists,' the law and motorist outrage February 26, 2010  Predictably, the first reader comment on Times staff writer Ari B. Bloomkatz'...



Trucker fined after cyclist badly hurt

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Evening Star: Trucker fined after cyclist badly hurt TOM POTTER Last updated: 2/26/2010 3:00:00 PM A TRUCK driver has been fined and issued with five penalty points after he ad...



Other Voices: Improving road safety for cyclists, pedestrians

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Union: Other Voices: Improving road safety for cyclists, pedestrians — one step at a time The tragedy on state Route 174 involving Jim Rogers and a motorist once again has stirred th...



Charge filed in cyclist's death

Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Union: Charge filed in cyclist's death By Liz Kellar Staff Writer The Placer County District Attorney's Office has filed a charge of vehicular manslaughter against a 55-year...



House passes bill letting cyclists yield at stop signs

Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Salt Lake Tribune: House passes bill letting cyclists yield at stop signs Says West Jordan lawmaker, 'We're asking for problems...if we pass this bill.' by Brandon Loomis...



Dublin may see contra-flow cyclists

Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Irish Times: Dublin may see contra-flow cyclists TIM O'BRIEN Dublin City Council is to draw up plans for "contra flow lanes" for cyclists, allowing them to travel in e...



There is Really No Safe Way to Get There

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Loudini.com: ‘There is Really No Safe Way to Get There’ Study Would Look at Improving Access to Dulles Town Center for Bikers, Walkers By Jason Jacks Thursday, 25 Febru...



House debates bike safety bill

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Radio Iowa: House debates bike safety bill by MATT KELLEY on FEBRUARY 25, 2010 All bicyclists on Iowa roads would have to wear bright colors to make them more visible to motorists under...



A rogue path for the bicycle cause

Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Oregonian: A rogue path for the bicycle cause By The Oregonian Editorial Board February 25, 2010, 9:23AM One of the many things Portlanders count as inspiring -- and outsiders find br...



Finding balance between bikes and train passenger space is a pri

Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Stamford Advocate: Finding balance between bikes and train passenger space is a priority, officials say By Martin B Cassidy, STAFF WRITER Published: 09:40 p.m., Thursday, February 25, ...



Judge reserves verdict in McGee case

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

News.com.au: Judge reserves verdict in McGee case From: AAP February 24, 2010 5:21pm A JUDGE has reserved his verdict in a trial of a prominent Adelaide lawyer and his brother facing con...



Police decide against charges

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: Police decide against charges By GLENN CONWAY - The Press Last updated 05:00 24/02/2010 Police will not charge a Christchurch businessman who made online threats against cy...



Bicyclists plan ride in downtown L.A. to protest 'unfair treatme

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Bicyclists plan ride in downtown L.A. to protest 'unfair treatment' February 24, 2010 | 11:31 am The Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition plans to hold a b...



Julia Moore accused of death dangerous driving after accident wh

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

The Southern Daily Echo: Julia Moore accused of death dangerous driving after accident which killed Greg Dear 6:03pm Wednesday 24th February 2010 By Will Carson A WOMAN who knocked...



Darla Letourneau and Dan Moser: Legislature should act on alarmi

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

The News-Press: Darla Letourneau and Dan Moser: Legislature should act on alarming pedestrian, bicyclist deaths DARLA LETOURNEAU AND DAN MOSER - GUEST OPINION • NEWS-PRESS.COM • FE...



Accident victim urges cyclists to wear helmets

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Cambridge-News.co.UK: Accident victim urges cyclists to wear helmets WHEN Claire McMahon-Lee came round in hospital there was one question she kept being asked: 'Were you wearing a helmet?...



Safety warning issued as bicycle deaths double

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Swissinfo.ch: Safety warning issued as bicycle deaths double The number of deaths among cyclists doubled in 2009, prompting the Swiss Council for Accident Prevention to call for greater vigila...



Bill promoted by bicyclists fails to make the cut, again

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

The Seattle Times: Bill promoted by bicyclists fails to make the cut, again Posted by Lillian Tucker This will not be the year that increases penalties on drivers who greatly harm or kil...



Rogue mountain bikers build illegal trails at Forest Park

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

KATU Portland: Rogue mountain bikers build illegal trails at Forest Park By Margy Lynch KATU News and KATU.com Staff Mountain bikers heading off the beaten path at Forest Park and makin...



Bicyclist hit by train in Fresno

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

KFSN Fresno: Bicyclist hit by train in Fresno Tuesday, February 23, 2010 FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A man riding a bicycle in Central Fresno was in critical condition Tuesday night after ...



Cyclist calls for tougher penalty

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

The New Zealand Herald: Cyclist calls for tougher penalty By Rachel Tiffen 4:00 AM Tuesday Feb 23, 2010 A young driver who crashed into a group of cyclists on Tamaki Drive should be made...



Guest column: Legislation will help promote bicycle safety

Monday, February 22, 2010

The Des Moines Register: Guest column: Legislation will help promote bicycle safety CARL VOSS IS A LEAGUE OF AMERICAN BICYCLISTS CYCLING INSTRUCTOR. CONTACT: CARLVOSS@MAC.COM • FEBRUAR...



GreenSpace: Biking is good for us, good for the Earth, and plain

Monday, February 22, 2010

The Philadelphia Inquirer: GreenSpace: Biking is good for us, good for the Earth, and plain fun By Sandy Bauers Inquirer GreenSpace Columnist Inside the Academy of Natural Sciences, wei...



High numbers of accidents involving cars & bicyclists

Monday, February 22, 2010

ABC 13 Las Vegas: High numbers of accidents involving cars & bicyclists Updated: Feb 22, 2010 05:55 PM Las Vegas Metro Police are releasing alarming numbers on accidents involving b...



Woman jailed for cyclist's death in Cambridgeshire

Monday, February 22, 2010

The BBC: Woman jailed for cyclist's death in Cambridgeshire A 19-year-old motorist who hit a cyclist on the A1 in Cambridgeshire has been jailed for 21 months for causing death by dangerou...



Hands-free law proposed for bicyclists

Monday, February 22, 2010

The Santa Cruz Sentinel: Hands-free law proposed for bicyclists By Kurtis Alexander - Santa Cruz Sentinel Posted: 02/22/2010 06:44:10 PM PST Bicycle riders, get ready to hang up your ce...



Driver Walks From Possible Hit-And-Run Case; Bicyclists Plan Pro

Monday, February 22, 2010

LA Daily: Driver Walks From Possible Hit-And-Run Case; Bicyclists Plan Protest Ride By Dennis Romero, Monday, Feb. 22 2010 @ 3:02PM A Porsche driver who allegedly struck a bicyclist do...



Fairfax supervisors clash over bike plans

Sunday, February 21, 2010

The Washington Examiner: Fairfax supervisors clash over bike plans By: BRIAN HUGHES Examiner Staff Writer February 21, 2010 Transportation or recreation? A debate about the purpose...



Smooth bumpy road for bikes

Sunday, February 21, 2010

The Post and Courier: Smooth bumpy road for bikes Sunday, February 21, 2010 The latest assessment of bicycling in South Carolina isn't pretty. The state ranks second in the nation f...



Step by Step

Sunday, February 21, 2010

The Ottawa Citizen: Step by Step On July 19, 2009, Robert Wein and four other cyclists were injured when a minivan slammed into their bicycles. Before the crash, Wein was in the best shape of ...



New bike rules in Senate

Sunday, February 21, 2010

IdahoReporter.com: New bike rules in Senate By Brad Iverson-Long February 21st, 2010 Additions to the rules of the road proposed by Boise Democratic Sen. Elliot Werk could add new regula...



Pedal power

Sunday, February 21, 2010

The Jakarta Post: Pedal power Tifa Asrianti , THE JAKARTA POST , JAKARTA | Sun, 02/21/2010 4:10 PM | Lifestyle Ten years ago, the idea of choosing to ride a bicycle in jam-packed Jakarta ...



Cries of &*^% bicyclists! elicit friendly response

Sunday, February 21, 2010

The Orlando Sentinel: Cries of ‘&*^% bicyclists!’ elicit friendly response By Martin E. Comas, Orlando Sentinel February 21, 2010 EUSTIS – Almost every Saturday mo...



Crash driver's sentence appals hurt cyclist

Friday, February 19, 2010

The New Zealand Herald: Crash driver's sentence appals hurt cyclist By Rachel Tiffen 4:00 AM Saturday Feb 20, 2010 A cyclist who suffered a brain injury that left him unable to re...



WATCHDOG: Cyclists waging a war for safety, not on cars

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Inside Toronto: WATCHDOG: Cyclists waging a war for safety, not on cars On a snowy evening a couple of weeks back, I met a group of local cyclists at a coffee shop near the Carrot Common on th...



Police say Oregon bicyclist's death near UP a homicide

Thursday, February 18, 2010

KGW Portland: Police say Oregon bicyclist's death near UP a homicide by Anne Yeager and AP Staff Posted on February 18, 2010 at 12:26 PM Updated today at 7:37 PM PORTLAND, Ore. (A...



Sentence stuns driver's cycling victims

Thursday, February 18, 2010

The New Zealand Herald: Sentence stuns driver's cycling victims By Rachel Tiffen A woman who ploughed into a pack of cyclists on Tamaki Drive was yesterday ordered to pay $1000 to ea...



Boosting bikes

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Pasadena Weekly: Boosting bikes Public asked to fill in the gaps in city’s bicycle plan By Jake Armstrong 02/18/2010 The public will get its say on Pasadena’s $1.7 mill...



Man guilty over cyclist death

Thursday, February 18, 2010

BBC: Man guilty over cyclist death A man has been found guilty of causing the death by dangerous driving of top Irish road racing cyclist David McCall. The Commonwealth Games medallist was...



Rangers to dismantle illegal mountain biking course in Orange Co

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Rangers to dismantle illegal mountain biking course in Orange County park February 17, 2010 | 11:13 am Orange County park rangers, conservationists and volunteers ...



Critical Mass ruling in NYC could travel west

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

The San Francisco Examiner: Critical Mass ruling in NYC could travel west By: MIKE ALDAX February 17, 2010 A court decision in New York City that may create strict restrictions on th...



Blame bikes? Bad move

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

The Anchorage Press: Blame bikes? Bad move Published on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 5:19 PM AKST Guest opinion by Thomas Pease The Anchorage Police Department has proposed new langu...



Bicyclist run down by car and robbed

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

The San Francisco Examiner: Bicyclist run down by car and robbed By: BRENT BEGIN Examiner Staff Writer February 17, 2010 Three men in a car ran down a bicyclist and stole his messen...



'Pathetic' reparation for cyclists

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: 'Pathetic' reparation for cyclists By ALASTAIR BULL - NZPA Last updated 18:57 17/02/2010 A friend of four cyclists knocked down by a young woman driver on a popular Au...



Pasadena becomes latest city to debut bike plan

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Pasadena becomes latest city to debut bike plan February 16, 2010 | 12:35 pm While Los Angeles vigorously debates improvements to its bike infrastructure and Long ...



Judge Rules Against Cyclists

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

The New York Times: Judge Rules Against Cyclists By MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT A federal judge in Manhattan on Tuesday ruled that the City of New York did not violate the constitutional rights o...



SF bike group director heads to Amsterdam

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

The San Francisco Business Times: SF bike group director heads to Amsterdam San Francisco Business Times - by Steven E.F. Brown The executive director of the San Francisco Bicycle Coali...



Cycling, walking face uphill climb in S.C.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

The State.com: Cycling, walking face uphill climb in S.C. South Carolina ranks near the bottom in commuting by bike or on foot By JOEY HOLLEMAN - jholleman@thestate.com South Carol...



Video captures motorist fatally hitting cyclist; witnesses says

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Video captures motorist fatally hitting cyclist; witnesses says driver was using cellphone February 16, 2010 | 7:29 am A surveillance video shows a motorist hitti...



City plan would expand bicycling options for Pasadena residents

Monday, February 15, 2010

The Pasadena Star-News: City plan would expand bicycling options for Pasadena residents By Dan Abendschein Staff Writer Posted: 02/15/2010 12:22:12 PM PST PASADENA - A plan to make Pasa...



Bicycle safety debated again in the legislature

Friday, February 12, 2010

Radio Iowa: Bicycle safety debated again in the legislature by O. KAY HENDERSON on FEBRUARY 12, 2010 Iowa motorists caught driving too closely to bicyclists — or throwing things a...



Bicycle thief Kenk's assault charges stayed

Friday, February 12, 2010

The National Post: Bicycle thief Kenk's assault charges stayed Legal Saga Ends Matthew Coutts, National Post Published: Friday, February 12, 2010 The final chapter in a cour...



L.A. sees 29% jump in bike thefts, prompting some vigilante just

Friday, February 12, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: L.A. sees 29% jump in bike thefts, prompting some vigilante justice Downtown L.A., parts of Hollywood, Venice and the USC campus area are hot spots as nearly 2,000 bic...



Bill requires more room for bicyclists

Friday, February 12, 2010

The Virginian-Pilot: Bill requires more room for bicyclists By Bill Sizemore The Virginian-Pilot © February 12, 2010 RICHMOND How cars and bicycles share the road has become ...



Bike boxes found effectual

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Daily Vanguard: Bike boxes found effectual PSU reseachers found bike boxes may contribute to less traffic incidents By Sharon E. Rhodes Published: Thursday, February 11, 2010 ...



Cyclist killed in crash near Goshen

Thursday, February 11, 2010

KMTR Eugene: Cyclist killed in crash near Goshen Last Update: 2/11 1:56 pm Goshen (KMTR) – Oregon State Police closed down Highway 99 near Goshen for several hours after a deadly cr...



Bicycling-pedestrian bill tabled

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Argus Leader: Bicycling-pedestrian bill tabled Defeated but not dead, measure would require 3-foot passing cushion THOM GABRUKIEWICZ • TGABRUKIEW@ARGUSLEADER.COM • FEBRU...



Bayside wakes up to pedal power

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Sydney Morning Herald: Bayside wakes up to pedal power February 11, 2010 IT HAS been a long time coming, but at last we are seeing some evidence of Melbourne seeking to be the bicycl...



Hit by a cement mixer, teen loses leg

Thursday, February 11, 2010

AsiaOne Motoring: Hit by a cement mixer, teen loses leg In a nutshell * Teen hit by cement mixer while cycling across pedestrian crossing * Awarded $390,000 after suing driver for negligen...



Portland's 2030 bicycle plan coasts to approval

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Oregonian: Portland's 2030 bicycle plan coasts to approval By Joseph Rose, The Oregonian February 11, 2010, 6:18PM The Portland City Council unanimously approved the nation...



Driver in Natick bike accident faces criminal charge

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The MetroWest Daily News: Driver in Natick bike accident faces criminal charge By Abby Jordan/Daily News staff MetroWest Daily News Posted Feb 11, 2010 @ 11:57 AM Last update Feb 11, 201...



Cyclists: Ballard section of Burke-Gilman dangerous

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Seattle post Intelligencer: Cyclists: Ballard section of Burke-Gilman dangerous Industrial landowners sue to block 'missing link;' cyclists respond with suit By LEVI PULKKINEN ...



Senate wants drivers to move over for cyclists

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Baltimore Sun: Senate wants drivers to move over for cyclists The Maryland Senate this morning unanimously approved a measure requiring drivers to give bicycles, scooters and other perso...



Bill that would outlaw texting while driving introduced

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The idaho Press-Tribune: Bill that would outlaw texting while driving introduced BOISE - Idaho lawmakers concerned about road safety have introduced bills that would ban texting while driving,...



FBI Asks Bicyclists Help With Harrington Case

Thursday, February 11, 2010

NBC 29 Charlottesville: FBI Asks Bicyclists Help With Harrington Case Posted: Feb 11, 2010 2:57 PM Updated: Feb 11, 2010 7:57 PM The Federal Bureau of Investigation is turning to a larg...



Cyclist, city attorney in lane dispute

Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Arizona Daily Sun: Cyclist, city attorney in lane dispute By LARRY HENDRICKS Assistant City Editor | Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2010 5:30 am Editor's note: See clarification m...



Another psychiatrist questions McGee case

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Australian Broadcasting Corporation: Another psychiatrist questions McGee case A second psychiatrist has given evidence that lawyer Eugene McGee was not suffering from dissociative symptoms...



Long-range bike plans move forward in Fort Worth

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The Star-Telegram: Long-range bike plans move forward in Fort Worth Posted Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010 BY MIKE LEE mikelee@star-telegram.com FORT WORTH -- As a sea of bicyclists in ...



New bill could make biking easier for cyclists

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The Minnesota Daily: New bill could make biking easier for cyclists The bill would allow cyclists to go through a red light at some left turns. PUBLISHED: 02/10/2010 BY JAMES NORD ...



Criminal complaint filed in death of cyclist

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The Parker Pioneer: Criminal complaint filed in death of cyclist By John Gutekunst Wednesday, February 10, 2010 5:19 PM MST A criminal complaint of second-degree murder has been filed a...



Central Texas Digest: Austin bike worth $10K found in Mexican fl

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The Austin American Statesman: Central Texas Digest: Austin bike worth $10K found in Mexican flea market AUSTIN Stolen racing bike returned A bicycle worth more than $10,000 stolen f...



Bicyclist killed in collision with truck in Tampa

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

St. Petersburg Times: Bicyclist killed in collision with truck in Tampa By Katie Sanders, Times Staff Writer Posted: Feb 10, 2010 09:46 AM TAMPA — A 61-year-old man riding a b...



Proposal would help bicyclists stuck at unchanging red lights

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

MinnPost: Proposal would help bicyclists stuck at unchanging red lights By Joe Kimball | Published Wed, Feb 10 2010 10:43 am Bicyclists who stop at red lights — as, of course, they...



Bike safety bill nears review

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

The Argus Leader: Bike safety bill nears review Hearing on buffer zone Wednesday THOM GABRUKIEWICZ • TGABRUKIEW@ARGUSLEADER.COM • FEBRUARY 9, 2010 The South Dakota Bicycle Coalitio...



Cyclists bike for awareness

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

The Crimson White: Cyclists bike for awareness By Katy Turnbull on February 9th, 2010 in Featured Story, Metro/State, News Wearing torn sheets, ripped T-shirts and bandages covered in fa...



Bike network to cut car use

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

The Manly Daily: Bike network to cut car use 09 FEB 10 @ 03:44AM BY BRENTON CHERRY WARRINGAH will become a haven for cyclists under a major bike plan soon to be available for public comme...



McGee aware of decisions after fatal

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Australian Broadcasting Corporation: McGee aware of decisions after fatal A psychiatrist has told the District Court in Adelaide that lawyer Eugene McGee was mentally aware and consciously ...



DUI manslaughter charge filed in cyclist's death after report sh

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

The Orlando Sentinel: DUI manslaughter charge filed in cyclist's death after report shows high blood alcohol in driver Stephen Hudak Orlando Sentinel 10:37 p.m. EST, February 9, 2010 ...



Cyclists a law unto themselves

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

The Courier Mail: Cyclists a law unto themselves By Paul Syvret February 09, 2010 12:00am LYCRA and sweaty middle-aged posteriors are not a great combination. It is quite an extraordinary a...



City Life: Nearly One In Four Car-Vs.-Bike Collisions Are Hit-An

Monday, February 08, 2010

LA Weekly: City Life: Nearly One In Four Car-Vs.-Bike Collisions Are Hit-And-Runs By Dennis Romero, Monday, Feb. 8 2010 @ 12:26PM Active cyclists in Los Angeles are a whiny and righteous bunch...



Cyclists on busy roads a nuisance

Monday, February 08, 2010

The Queensland Times: Cyclists on busy roads a nuisance 8th February 2010 AS MORE cyclists hit our busy roads a study has revealed many drivers consider people riding bicycles to be a nuisance. T...



DA forms case after Auburn cyclist hit by car

Monday, February 08, 2010

The News Courier: DA forms case after Auburn cyclist hit by car Associated Press AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn police say they know the driver who hit an avid bicyclist in August but the man hasn...



Legislation would make roads safer and more accessible to all, i

Monday, February 08, 2010

MinnPost: Legislation would make roads safer and more accessible to all, including bikers and pedestrians By Joe Kimball | Published Mon, Feb 8 2010 12:58 pm Legislation that would requi...



The Portland Bicycle Plan: It's time to register bikes

Monday, February 08, 2010

The Oregonian: The Portland Bicycle Plan: It's time to register bikes By Guest Columnist February 08, 2010, 8:00AM By Charles A. Kuffner Jr. Let's face facts: When the federal government spen...



Queensland cyclists cop fines for failing to wear helmets

Monday, February 08, 2010

The Courier Mail: Queensland cyclists cop fines for failing to wear helmets By Robyn Ironside February 08, 2010 12:00am CYCLISTS are taking to the roads in their thousands minus potentially life-...



Driver takes aim at cyclist

Saturday, February 06, 2010

The Geelong Advertiser: Driver takes aim at cyclist Carl Dickens February 6th, 2010 CYCLISTS on Geelong and Surf Coast roads are being targeted by hateful, impatient motorists, police and ride...



Cyclists seen as hazards

Saturday, February 06, 2010

The Mercury: Cyclists seen as hazards February 06, 2010 08:55am MORE than 60 per cent of Tasmanian drivers believe cyclists are a road hazard. A survey from insurer AAMI has found. And most T...



$5 million payment settles lawsuit

Friday, February 05, 2010

The State: $5 million payment settles lawsuit Judge approves agreement in case that focuses attention on driving while using a cell phone By JOHN MONK - jmonk@thestate.com It may have been the most...



Norwalk man in critical condition after Westport bike accident

Friday, February 05, 2010

The Hour: Norwalk man in critical condition after Westport bike accident Posted on 02/05/2010 NORWALK By CHASE WRIGHT Hour Staff Writer A Norwalk bicyclist is in critical condition after bein...



Council OKs safe-passing ordinance

Friday, February 05, 2010

The San Antonio Express: Council OKs safe-passing ordinance By Tracy Idell Hamilton - Express-News Bicyclist Ryan Wohlrabe stood in front of the City Council on Thursday, his arm in a sling tucked i...



Bicyclist struck, killed by car in south Modesto

Friday, February 05, 2010

The Modesto Bee: Bicyclist struck, killed by car in south Modesto Bee Staff Reports A Modesto man on a bicycle who was stopped in the eastbound lane of West Service Road was struck and killed...



Cyclist drove straight into the path of oncoming car, inquest he

Friday, February 05, 2010

The Liverpool Echo: Cyclist drove straight into the path of oncoming car, inquest hears Feb 6 2010 by Alan Weston, Liverpool Echo A TEENAGE cyclist died after riding his bike directly into the path ...



Make bicycle helmets mandatory

Friday, February 05, 2010

Student Life: Make bicycle helmets mandatory By Cyrus Bahrassa FORUM EDITOR Posted February 5, 2010 at 12:00 am Updated February 5, 2010 at 12:25 am At Washington University few things are as...



Lawyer fled fatal crash: court

Friday, February 05, 2010

The Sydney Morning Herald: Lawyer fled fatal crash: court STEVE LARKIN February 5, 2010 - 2:49PM A top lawyer knew he killed a cyclist in a road accident but fled the scene and hid from police...



'I don't know how or why Jason died& police probe was inadequate

Friday, February 05, 2010

Scotsman.com: ’I don’t know how or why Jason died… police probe was inadequate’ – widow Published Date: 05 February 2010 By MARTYN McLAUGHLIN THE widow of a cham...



Safe-passing ordinance is about changing behavior

Thursday, February 04, 2010

The San Antonio Express: Safe-passing ordinance is about changing behavior Sometimes it takes a tragedy to move a community to change its ways. How many will it take in San Antonio? City Counci...



Possible cell use investigated in accident that killed cyclist

Thursday, February 04, 2010

The Union: Possible cell use investigated in accident that killed cyclist By Dave Moller Senior Staff Writer The California Highway Patrol is investigating whether the use of a cellular telephone...



Bicycle safety focus of new bill

Thursday, February 04, 2010

The Sioux City Journal: Bicycle safety focus of new bill By Rod Boshart, Journal Des Moines bureau | Posted: Thursday, February 4, 2010 12:00 am | No Comments Posted DES MOINES – Bicy...



McGees again try to avoid answering charges

Thursday, February 04, 2010

The Independent Weekly: McGees again try to avoid answering charges 04 Feb, 2010 02:31 PM The widow of a cyclist killed by a top lawyer in a hit-run crash says another bid by the man to avoid trial ...



Motorist denies causing death of Northern Ireland cycling star b

Thursday, February 04, 2010

The Belfast telegraph: Motorist denies causing death of Northern Ireland cycling star by speeding Thursday, 4 February 2010 An Irish road racing cyclist died after his bike was hit by a speedin...



Eugene McGee tries to stall SA District Court hit-run trial for

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Adelaide Now: Eugene McGee tries to stall SA District Court hit-run trial for third time JORDANNA SCHRIEVER, COURT REPORTER From: AdelaideNow February 04, 2010 12:04pm HIT-run lawyer Eugene McGee ...



Vancouver cyclists demand police 'pedal power'

Thursday, February 04, 2010

The Province: Vancouver cyclists demand police 'pedal power' BY FRANK LUBA, THE PROVINCE  FEBRUARY 4, 2010 A group of Vancouver cyclists want more police to give up their cop cars &mda...



Police catch up with driver who struck bicyclist

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Police catch up with driver who struck bicyclist The Beaverton Valley Times, Feb 4, 2010 A 22-year-old Aloha man suspected of drunk driving was arrested Tuesday night after he reportedly struck a ma...



Bicyclists Propose 'Freeway' Bike Routes

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Official Wire: Bicyclists Propose 'Freeway' Bike Routes Published on February 04, 2010 by EU News Network (EUNewsNet.com and OfficialWire) LOS ANGELES, CA A bicycling advocacy group in Los A...



City Council puts vote on bike plan on hold

Thursday, February 04, 2010

KATU Portland: City Council puts vote on bike plan on hold By Joe Raineri KATU News and KATU.com Staff The Portland City Council put off voting on the Portland Bicycle Plan for 2030 Thursday un...



Brooklyn Cop Dishes Out Disorderly Conduct Charge to Cyclist Who

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Streetsblog NYC: Brooklyn Cop Dishes Out Disorderly Conduct Charge to Cyclist Who Ran Red by Noah Kazis on February 4, 2010 When Jeff Geisinger biked through a red light on Atlantic Avenue last...



Can cars and bikes coexist on the streets of Los Angeles? [Comme

Thursday, February 04, 2010

KPCC Southern California Public Radio: Can cars and bikes coexist on the streets of Los Angeles? [Commentary] Feb. 4, 2010 | Todd Munson | Guest contributor to KPCC Can cars and bikes coexist o...



Bike plan funding starts small

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Daily Journal of Commerce: Bike plan funding starts small POSTED: Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 12:00 PM PT BY: Nathalie Weinstein In Portland, myriad cyclists include pizza deliverers, businessm...



Elderly drunk driver jailed for killing cyclist

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Radio New Zealand: Elderly drunk driver jailed for killing cyclist An elderly drunk driver who killed a cyclist on a main highway near Wellington has been jailed. Alison Downer, of Te Horo, was...



Engage With The Traffic

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The Sydney Morning Herald: Engage With The Traffic February 3, 2010 - 6:53PM A dream ride for most of us is pedaling on smooth windy roads carved through mountains without a vehicle in sight....



Bicyclists call for stricter hit-and-run penalities

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

KPCC Southern California Public Radio: Bicyclists call for stricter hit-and-run penalities KPCC A meeting held Feb. 3, 2010 between bicycle safety activists and the LAPD addressed bicyclists' c...



Suspended sentence for driver who tried to run cyclist off road&

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Road.cc: Suspended sentence for driver who tried to run cyclist off road…9 times By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 03 February 2010 A teenage driver who repeatedly tried to run a cyclist off th...



Los Gatos: 2 drivers charged with vehicular manslaughter in fata

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The San Jose Mercury News: Los Gatos: 2 drivers charged with vehicular manslaughter in fatal crashes By Mark Gomez mgomez@mercurynews.com Posted: 02/03/2010 12:29:27 PM PST Updated: 02/03/2010 12:2...



Could San Antonio cyclists get more legal right to the lane?

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

KENS 5 San Antonio: Could San Antonio cyclists get more legal right to the lane? by Amanda Stanzilis, KENS 5 Posted on February 3, 2010 at 9:37 PM ****** On Thursday, San Antonio City Council...



Utah Lawmakers Kill Bill That Would Allow Cyclists to Run Red Li

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

New West: Utah Lawmakers Kill Bill That Would Allow Cyclists to Run Red Lights By Courtney Lowery, 2-03-10 Utah is the latest Rocky Mountain state to consider this sticky question: Should it be...



Cyclists call for 'friendly' roads

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The Age: Cyclists call for 'friendly' roads JASON DOWLING February 4, 2010 Many Melburnians believe that cycling in traffic is dangerous and there are suggestions Melbourne needs 'greenways', bik...



L.A. activists float idea of freeway system for bikes

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: L.A. activists float idea of ‘freeway’ system for bikes February 3, 2010 | 7:00 am While Los Angeles city officials and hired consultants tinker with the draft ...



Drivers Disregard Stop Signs

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Brooklyn Daily Eagle: Drivers Disregard Stop Signs by Francesca Norsen (firstestate@brooklyneagle.net), published online 02-03-2010   By Francesca Norsen Tate Religion Editor Charles M....



If riders don't feel safe, they'll leave bikes at home

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The Globe and Mail: If riders don't feel safe, they'll leave bikes at home Barriers around bike lanes key, report says FRANCES BULA VANCOUVER — Special to The Globe and Mail Published o...



Los Gatos: Chevy Blazer driver arrested in crash that killed bic

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The San Jose Mercury News: Los Gatos: Chevy Blazer driver arrested in crash that killed bicyclist By Mark Gomez mgomez@mercurynews.com Posted: 02/02/2010 09:35:31 AM PST Updated: 02/03/2010 0...



Sheriff's deputies link Aloha man to hit-and-run collision with

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The Beaverton Valley Times: Sheriff's deputies link Aloha man to hit-and-run collision with bicyclist Suspect was reportedly drunk driving at the time of the incident The Beaverton Valley Times, Feb...



Vulnerable User Bill vulnerable to confusion

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

The Seattle Times: Vulnerable User Bill vulnerable to confusion Posted by Lillian Tucker After a bit of confusion over language and other details the "Vulnerable User Bill" passed out of t...



Couple Praised After Saving Hit And Run Victim

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

CBS13 Sacramento: Couple Praised After Saving Hit And Run Victim SACRAMENTO (CBS13)  The married couple who helped catch an alleged hit-and-run driver were praised for their quick thinking i...



Bike lanes could be included in Hillsborough Street plan

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

IndyWeek.com: Bike lanes could be included in Hillsborough Street plan Under my wheels 3 FEB 2010 • by Bob Geary, rjgeary (at) mac (dot) com When the idea of remaking Hillsborough Stree...



Driver Arrested in Death of Los Gatos Cyclist

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

SF Streetsblog: Driver Arrested in Death of Los Gatos Cyclist by Michael Rhodes The driver of a Chevrolet Blazer who struck and killed a 28-year-old cyclist in Los Gatos has been arrested on su...



Mayor ready to help make peace on road

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Press.co.nz: Mayor ready to help make peace on road By GLENN CONWAY - The Press Last updated 05:00 02/02/2010 Christchurch Mayor Bob Parker is ready to mediate in the row between cyclists and motori...



Distraction law will make our roads safer

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

The Standard Freeholder: Distraction law will make our roads safer Ontario's new distracted driving law is now being enforced by Cornwall Police Service and district Ontario Provincial Police offic...



House committee pumps the brakes on bike bill

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Deseret News: House committee pumps the brakes on bike bill HB91 would've given cyclists the ability to legally run red lights and stop signs By Laura Hancock Deseret News Published: Tuesday,...



Portland Bike Plan goes before City Council, but can the city af

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

The Oregonian: Portland Bike Plan goes before City Council, but can the city afford it? By Joseph Rose, The Oregonian February 02, 2010, 8:47PM The 2030 Portland Bicycle Plan, envisioning a ...



Los Gatos: Bicyclist dies after Chevy Blazer rollover crash

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

The San Jose Mercury News: Los Gatos: Bicyclist dies after Chevy Blazer rollover crash By Sandra Gonzales and Mark Gomez mgomez@mercurynews.com Posted: 02/01/2010 11:56:39 AM PST Updated: 02/...



Lawyer: Blame impaired driver, not road, for death of young bicy

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Arizona Daily Star: Lawyer: Blame impaired driver, not road, for death of young bicyclist By Kim Smith Arizona Daily Star | Posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2010 6:25 pm An impaired driver and the r...



Well-known bicyclist killed on Hwy. 174

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

The Union: Well-known bicyclist killed on Hwy. 174 By Dave Moller and Michelle Rindels Staff Writers Friends, family and cycling enthusiasts are mourning the death of Chicago Park resident J...



Hampton man threatened bicyclist in Portsmouth

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Seacoast Online: Hampton man threatened bicyclist in Portsmouth By Elizabeth Dinan edinan@seacoastonline.com February 02, 2010 2:00 AM PORTSMOUTH — A Hampton man was given a suspended jail s...



Proposed ordinance to protect cyclists and pedestrians

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

WOAI San Antonio: Proposed ordinance to protect cyclists and pedestrians Reported by: Jacqueline Ortiz Email: JacquelineOrtiz@woaitv.com Last Update: 2/02 6:52 pm SAN ANTONIO - The City o...



Bill allowing Utah cyclists to yield at stops fails to advance

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

The Salt Lake Tribune: Bill allowing Utah cyclists to yield at stops fails to advance House » Opponent says proposal sends wrong message to kids. By Brandon Loomis The Salt Lake Tribune Upda...



Cordova Man Charged With Shooting At Bicyclist

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

News Channel 3 Memphis TN: Cordova Man Charged With Shooting At Bicyclist Kelly Hessedal 9:08 PM CST, February 2, 2010 (Bartlett 2/2/2010) A bizarre story out of Bartlett. Police charged a man...



SUV Driver Loses Control, Kills Cyclist on Sidewalk in Los Gatos

Monday, February 01, 2010

Streetsblog San Francisco: SUV Driver Loses Control, Kills Cyclist on Sidewalk in Los Gatos by Michael Rhodes on February 1, 2010 Joshua West, a 28-year-old Los Gatos resident, was struck and killed...



Focus on cyclists' habits

Monday, February 01, 2010

Cairns.com.au: Focus on cyclists’ habits Jennifer Eliot Monday, February 1, 2010 © The Cairns Post THE risks and habits of regional and rural cyclists will be investigated by Atherton...



Dunsmuir Viaduct could be next to have its own separated bike la

Monday, February 01, 2010

The Vancouver Sun: Dunsmuir Viaduct could be next to have its own separated bike lane BY ANDREA WOO, VANCOUVER SUNFEBRUARY 1, 2010 2:26 PM A survey shows the Burrard Bridge bike lane is a huge hit...



Cyclist beaten in road rage attack

Monday, February 01, 2010

The Henley Standard: Cyclist beaten in road rage attack A CYCLIST was beaten and sworn and spat at during a road rage attack in Henley. Neil Fairbrother had ridden down White Hill and over Henley br...



City sued for gross negligence in bicyclist's death

Monday, February 01, 2010

WWMT Grand Rapids: City sued for gross negligence in bicyclist’s death February 01, 2010 8:32 AM GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A lawsuit filed against the City of Grand Rapids c...



Bicyclist victim dragged a quarter mile

Monday, February 01, 2010

News10 Sacramento: Bicyclist victim dragged a quarter mile R. Kennedy George Warren 4 hrs ago SACRAMENTO, CA - A man who witnessed a hit and run crash that seriously injured a bicyclist ...



Fallen cyclist remembered as avid racer

Monday, February 01, 2010

The Auburn Journal: Fallen cyclist remembered as avid racer Rogers competed in Nevada City Classic more than 20 times By Jenifer Gee Journal News Editor A well-known Grass Valley cyclist died ...



SPOKES MAN: Traffic signals a hurdle for cyclists

Monday, February 01, 2010

The Columbia Tribune: SPOKES MAN: Traffic signals a hurdle for cyclists By ROBERT JOHNSON Monday, February 1, 2010 Although bicycling on roads has always been legal, some infrastructure is des...



In the Archives: Bloomers and Bicycles

Sunday, January 31, 2010

The Ann Arbor Chronicle: In the Archives: Bloomers and Bicycles Controversy over riding on sidewalks is nothing new BY LAURA BIENJANUARY 31, 2010 Editor’s note: At January’s meetin...



Let's move quickly to take the city full cycle

Sunday, January 31, 2010

The Herald Sun: Let’s move quickly to take the city full cycle Wendy Hargreaves From: Sunday Herald Sun January 31, 2010 12:00AM ’ANOTHER bike down," groaned the grumpy tram drive...



Coalition making case for bicyclists

Sunday, January 31, 2010

The Argus Leader: Coalition making case for bicyclists STAFF REPORTS • ARGUS LEADER • JANUARY 31, 2010 Bicyclists now have a collective voice speaking for them in South Dakota. The Sout...



An Electric Boost for Bicyclists

Sunday, January 31, 2010

The New York Times: An Electric Boost for Bicyclists By J. DAVID GOODMAN Published: January 31, 2010 SHANGHAI — Jiang Ruming, a marketing manager, owns a van, but for many errands, he ...



Injured Olympian condemns aggression on New Zealand's roads

Sunday, January 31, 2010

Road.cc: Injured Olympian condemns aggression on New Zealand's roads By Tom Henry - Posted on 31 January 2010 A NEW Zealand Olympic track cyclist injured in a collision with a car says he's '...



Ragbrai stop means cash for area businesses

Sunday, January 31, 2010

WQAD Quad Cities: Ragbrai stop means cash for area businesses Nicole MurphyReporter 10:31 PM CST, January 31, 2010 DUBUQUE, Iowa - Bicyclist will dip their tires in the Mississippi River along...



Husband of death crash cyclist tells of loss

Sunday, January 31, 2010

Road.cc: Husband of death crash cyclist tells of loss By Tom Henry - Posted on 31 January 2010 The husband of a cyclist killed by a 4x4 whose driver claimed she fainted at the wheel has spoken ...



Public transport commuters snub free bike parking bays

Sunday, January 31, 2010

The Courier-Mail: Public transport commuters snub free bike parking bays Carly Hennessy January 31, 2010 12:00am SECURE bike shelters across Brisbane remain nearly empty despite $100 million being ...



Cyclist Dies After Truck Collision

Saturday, January 30, 2010

KETV Omaha: Cyclist Dies After Truck Collision Police Arrest Driver Who Left Scene POSTED: 1:34 pm CST January 30, 2010 UPDATED: 4:14 pm CST January 30, 2010 OMAHA, Neb. -- Police said a man ...



Bereaved father calls for 'greater awareness' of cyclists

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Road.cc: Bereaved father calls for 'greater awareness' of cyclists By Tom Henry - Posted on 30 January 2010 The father of the cyclist killed by teenager driver Katie Hart – convicted this week...



Town of Harrison woman arrested in bicycle hit-and-run

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Appleton Post-Crescent: Town of Harrison woman arrested in bicycle hit-and-run THE POST-CRESCENT • JANUARY 30, 2010 TOWN OF MENASHA — A 22-year-old Town of Harrison woman was arres...



Texting incidents

Saturday, January 30, 2010

The Augusta Chronicle: Texting incidents Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 Cell phone user paid fine, lost license points after fatal crash COLUMBIA --- Ned Blackmon's son, Monty, was killed in 2003 in Chest...



Man pleads guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide in death of b

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Cleveland.com: Man pleads guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide in death of bicyclist By Michael Sangiacomo January 30, 2010, 7:25AM AKRON, Ohio -- An Akron man pleaded guilty to aggravate...



Fatal crash lawsuit cites 21 driving incidents against City of G

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Fatal crash lawsuit cites 21 driving incidents against City of Grand Rapids driver By John Agar | The Grand Rapids Press January 30, 2010, 12:20AM GRAND RAPIDS -- When bicyclist Gregory Siemion w...



Cyclist hit in face by thrown bottle

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: Cyclist hit in face by thrown bottle By JARED MORGAN - The Southland Times Last updated 05:00 30/01/2010 A 14-year-old boy was injured after he was hit in the face by a glass bottle t...



Winter bicycling 'stupid'

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Winnipeg Free Press: Winter bicycling 'stupid' By: Staff Writer 30/01/2010 1:00 AM |  Most of us realize that it can be hazardous to drive a car during a Winnipeg winter. When it's snowing, bl...



Grieving dads plea on cyclists

Friday, January 29, 2010

Cambridge News: Grieving dad’s plea on cyclists suzan.uzel@cambridge-news.co.uk THE father of a cyclist killed by a teenage motorist has welcomed her conviction – and has called for grea...



City's bike lanes need revamp: advocates

Friday, January 29, 2010

The National Post: City's bike lanes need revamp: advocates 'Making the street more dangerous' Meghan Housley, National Post Published: Friday, January 29, 2010 Alan Heisey, a Toronto lawyer and ...



Widow of Cyclist Killed Speaks Out

Friday, January 29, 2010

ABC Columbia News: Widow of Cyclist Killed Speaks Out The dangers of driving while talking on a cell phone have been brought to the forefront by a Columbia family's tragedy. The widow of a cycli...



Dyers Pass cyclist attacked

Friday, January 29, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: Dyers Pass cyclist attacked By GLENN CONWAY - The Press Last updated 05:00 29/01/2010 Police are investigating the road rage assault of a website editor caught in a war of words ...



Bicycle, vehicle collision in Bellingham reminds drivers, cyclis

Friday, January 29, 2010

The Bellingham Herald: Bicycle, vehicle collision in Bellingham reminds drivers, cyclists to use caution HANNAH BOSTWICK - THE BELLINGHAM HERALD BELLINGHAM - A mid-day collision between a bicycle ...



Rosendahl: The Culture of the Car Ends Now!

Friday, January 29, 2010

CityWatch: Rosendahl: “The Culture of the Car Ends Now!” BOX SOAP By Stephen Box Declaring "The culture of the car ends now!" City Councilman Bill Rosendahl invoked the Cy...



Youth bike helmet bill in works

Friday, January 29, 2010

The Coloradoan: Youth bike helmet bill in works Kefalas behind proposal that aims to educate, not enforce BY P.J. NUTTING • PJNUTTING@COLORADOAN.COM • JANUARY 29, 2010 Children riding t...



Miss. lawmakers back bills that address road rules for cyclists

Thursday, January 28, 2010

The Clinton News: Miss. lawmakers back bills that address road rules for cyclists BY JUSTIN FRITSCHER • JFRITSCHER@JACKSON.GANNETT.COM • JANUARY 28, 2010 Lawmakers from both the Mississi...



Motorist convicted of dangerous driving for causing A1 time tria

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Road.cc: Motorist convicted of dangerous driving for causing A1 time trial death By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 28 January 2010 A Cambridgeshire driver who killed a cyclist while he was taking part...



L.A. to study ways to protect bicyclists, considers 'bill of rig

Thursday, January 28, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: L.A. to study ways to protect bicyclists, considers 'bill of rights' January 28, 2010 | 7:37 am L.A. city officials are vowing to look at ways to protect bicyclists on city s...



Bicyclist Struck On Elm Street

Thursday, January 28, 2010

The Lodi News-Sentinel: Bicyclist Struck On Elm Street Thursday, January 28, 2010 6:34 AM PST  The driver of a silver Saturn clipped a bicyclist heading east on Elm Street before crashing into ...



Study Finds Biking, Walking Save Lives

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Bicycle Retailer: Study Finds Biking, Walking Save Lives WASHINGTON, D.C. (BRAIN)—A new report by the Alliance for Biking & Walking shows that lack of investment in biking and walking could...



Norton man pleads guilty in crash that killed bicyclist

Thursday, January 28, 2010

The Akron Beacon Journal: Norton man pleads guilty in crash that killed bicyclist By Beacon Journal staff POSTED: 09:24 a.m. EST, Jan 28, 2010 Updated at 11:02 a.m. A Norton man pleaded guilt...



Issue on the agendas: Drivers on their phones

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The State: Issue on the agendas: Drivers on their phones By JOHN MONK - jmonk@thestate.com The controversy over use of cell phones while driving is in the spotlight in Columbia today, in court and i...



Safe passing ordinance up for debate in S.A.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The San Antonio Express: Safe passing ordinance up for debate in S.A. By Colin McDonald - Express-News Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared exclusively in the Jan. 24 pr...



Family of woman killed in Houston fire truck wreck to get $225,0

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The Houston Chronicle: Family of woman killed in Houston fire truck wreck to get $225,000 Copyright 2009 Houston Chronicle Jan. 27, 2010, 9:12AM Houston City Council is set today to approve a $22...



Driver guilty over cyclist's death on Cambridgeshire A1

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

BBC News: Driver guilty over cyclist’s death on Cambridgeshire A1 A 19-year-old motorist who hit and killed a cyclist on the A1 in Cambridgeshire has been found guilty of causing death by ...



Man's medical records could end question of who hit cyclist

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times: Man's medical records could end question of who hit cyclist Man, now dead, may have struck cyclist By Elaine Marsilio Posted January 27, 2010 at 6:23 p.m. , up...



Exclusive: Cars, phones 'the new DUI'?

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The State: Exclusive: Cars, phones 'the new DUI'? Distracted driving at center of Lancaster case By JOHN MONK - jmonk@thestate.com A driver allegedly talking on a cell phone when she killed ...



Columbia bicyclist lawsuit settled hours before trial begins

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The State: Columbia bicyclist lawsuit settled hours before trial begins By JOHN MONK - jmonk@thestate.com A civil lawsuit in federal court involving a defendant who killed two bicyclists whil...



Threat to 'nail' cyclists sparks anger

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: Threat to 'nail' cyclists sparks anger By GLENN CONWAY - The Press Last updated 05:00 27/01/2010 ALL DOWNHILL: A cyclist rides past the Sign of the Takahe on Dyers Pass Rd, co-ow...



LA council studies ways of protecting bicyclists

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

The Daily Breeze: LA council studies ways of protecting bicyclists By Rick Orlov Staff Writer Posted: 01/27/2010 06:18:59 PM PST Concerned that bicyclists have become targets of road rage, the Los ...



How pedestrians, cyclists and drivers can get along a little bet

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

CBC News: How pedestrians, cyclists and drivers can get along a little better Last Updated: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 | 5:33 PM ET CBC News It's war out there as an ever-increasing number of...



Hampton man who swerved truck toward bicyclist in June is senten

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Foster's Daily Democrat: Hampton man who swerved truck toward bicyclist in June is sentenced By Charles McMahon Wednesday, January 27, 2010 PORTSMOUTH — A Hampton man accused of swerving at a...



DUI charge dropped against driver in bicyclist's death

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Morris Daily Herald: DUI charge dropped against driver in bicyclist's death By Jo Ann Hustis - jhustis@morrisdailyherald.com An April bench trial is set on a local motorist charged in the fatal...



Businessman wants to 'nail' cyclists

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: Businessman wants to 'nail' cyclists The Press Last updated 11:42 26/01/2010 A Christchurch businessman has caused outrage with comments on an online forum saying he would "na...



Driver says she didn't see cyclist she killed

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Road.cc: Driver says she didn't see cyclist she killed By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 26 January 2010 A driver who killed a cyclist taking part in a time trial last May has claimed in court that sh...



Long Beach makes way for bicycles

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Long Beach makes way for bicycles The city is proactive in becoming more cyclist friendly, even creating 'sharrows' for bikes and cars to share lanes. And 20 miles of new bike ...



Senate bill targets negligent drivers

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The Seattle Times: Senate bill targets negligent drivers Lawmakers are considering tougher penalties for drivers whose negligence causes serious injury or kills pedestrians and bicyclists. By Lillia...



Cyclist loses damages action

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Ireland On-Line News: Cyclist loses damages action 26/01/2010 - 17:40:36 A top young Irish cyclist who quit competitive racing following a collision with a French team's service vehicle during an in...



Driver charged in deadly crash with bicyclist in Farmington

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Foster's Daily Democrat: Driver charged in deadly crash with bicyclist in Farmington By Joey Cresta Tuesday, January 26, 2010 FARMINGTON — A local man has been charged with driving while...



Cyclists are legally protected

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The Guardsman: Cyclists are legally protected Posted on 26 January 2010 by Matthew Gomez, The Guardsman But recent case highlights biker vulnerability By Matt Gomez The Guardsman Christopher Thom...



Driver sentenced for 'road rage' against bicyclist

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

SeacoastOnline: Driver sentenced for ’road rage’ against bicyclist By Elizabeth Dinan edinan@seacoastonline.com January 26, 2010 2:00 AM PORTSMOUTH — A Hampton man was given a su...



Bicyclists Pave Road For New Lanes On Hillsborough Street

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

MyNC.com: Bicyclists Pave Road For New Lanes On Hillsborough Street By Justin Moss, NBC17, 4 days, 6 hours ago Updated: Jan. 26 11:20 pm ShareThis RALEIGH, N.C. - A group of bicyclists who rode to...



Cyclists' 'Sharrows' make mark locally

Monday, January 25, 2010

The Journal News: Cyclists' 'Sharrows' make mark locally JANUARY 25, 2010 The latest tool for helping drivers and bicyclists share the road has begun to make its appearance in Westchester County. &...



Thousands turn out for memorial on Rickenbacker Causeway

Sunday, January 24, 2010

The Miami Herald: Thousands turn out for memorial on Rickenbacker Causeway BY ROBERT SAMUELS AND ANDRES VIGLUCCI CRLINE AVIGLUCCI@MIAMIHERALD.COM About 2,500 Miami cyclists joined two memorial ...



Bike-license fees can pay for lanes

Sunday, January 24, 2010

The Herald: Bike-license fees can pay for lanes My deepest sympathy goes out to the two cyclists hurt during the Los Angeles road rage incident reported in the Jan. 9 Herald. (“Doctor gets...



Bicyclist hit last week in Natick dies

Sunday, January 24, 2010

The MetroWest Daily: Bicyclist hit last week in Natick dies By Norman Miller/Daily News staff The MetroWest Daily News Posted Jan 24, 2010 @ 12:14 AM NATICK — A bicyclist struck by an ...



Hundreds of cyclists join annual ride to support more sidewalks,

Sunday, January 24, 2010

Naples Daily News: Hundreds of cyclists join annual ride to support more sidewalks, bike lanes By SARAH DONOVAN Posted January 24, 2010 at 7:39 p.m. Naples may not be friendly to those who pedal, b...



Wilier Triestina chairman killed while on bike ride

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Road.cc: Wilier Triestina chairman killed while on bike ride By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 23 January 2010 Lino Gastaldello, the man behind the relaunch of the historic Italian racing bike marque ...



Two rides to honor cyclist killed by motorist on Rickenbacker Ca

Saturday, January 23, 2010

The Miami Herald: Two rides to honor cyclist killed by motorist on Rickenbacker Causeway Two events will honor the bicyclist killed on the Rickenbacker Causeway and raise awareness of the need f...



Irish cyclist takes action for damages over crash

Saturday, January 23, 2010

The Irish Times: Irish cyclist takes action for damages over crash A TOP young Irish cyclist who quit competitive racing after suffering injuries when he collided with a French team’s service v...



Mother never recovered from loss of her son

Saturday, January 23, 2010

San Jose Mercury News: Fisher: Mother never recovered from loss of her son By Patty Fisher pfisher@mercurynews.com Posted: 01/23/2010 07:15:00 PM PST Updated: 01/23/2010 10:05:39 PM PST When...



Cyclists' survivors can use civil courts for recourse

Friday, January 22, 2010

North County Times Forum: Cyclists' survivors can use civil courts for recourse By MIKE BOMBERGER -- San Diego | Posted: Friday, January 22, 2010 12:00 am The North County Times article, "C...



Hit-and-run cyclist

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Manly Daily: Hit-and-run cyclist NEWS TRANSPORT & TRAFFIC 22 JAN 10 @ 03:52PM BY JESSE PHILLIPS DENISE Gunn wants cyclists to be made to register their bikes if they want to use public...



Cyclist's death raises road-safety questions

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Miami Herald: Cyclist’s death raises road-safety questions Miami-Dade commissioners Thursday discussed how to prevent accidents like the one that killed a bicyclist on the Rickenbacker Caus...



Hit-and-run driver who killed Vancouver teacher was texting duri

Friday, January 22, 2010

KGW Portland: Hit-and-run driver who killed Vancouver teacher was texting during crash by David Krough and KGW.com Staff Posted on January 22, 2010 at 12:10 PM Updated today at 12:57 PM VAN...



Minn. man charged in fatal accident in Iowa

Friday, January 22, 2010

KARE 11, Twin Cities MN: Minn. man charged in fatal accident in Iowa By The Associated Press SPENCER, Iowa -- Authorities say a Minnesota man accused of hitting and killing a bicyclist in north...



Car hits bike, injures rider

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Jamaica Plain Gazette: Car hits bike, injures rider By John Ruch January 22, 2010 A bicyclist suffered a severely broken arm when a car driver hit her at McBride and Call streets at around 4 p.m...



Boulder County cyclist-motorist conflict study may be model for

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Longmont Times-Call: Boulder County cyclist-motorist conflict study may be model for other areas By John Fryar © 2010 Longmont Times-Call BOULDER — A process of crafting recomm...



Criminal case of ex-Ontario AG Michael Bryant put over to March

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Canadian Press: Criminal case of ex-Ontario AG Michael Bryant put over to March 5 in Toronto TORONTO — A criminal court case involving former Ontario attorney general Michael Bryant ha...



Lorry kills woman cyclist on road too narrow for it to pass

Friday, January 22, 2010

The London Evening Standard: Lorry kills woman cyclist on road too narrow for it to pass 22.01.10 A cyclist was crushed to death by a tipper lorry at an accident blackspot where the road was too nar...



Cyclists ride for safety upgrades

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Wausau Daily Herald: Cyclists ride for safety upgrades Student hit by vehicle in 2008 thrilled by turnout BY MEGAN LOISELLE • WAUSAU DAILY HERALD • JANUARY 22, 2010 Traffic sto...



Cyclist seeks respect

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Press-Enterprise: Cyclist seeks respect Safety official injured in bicycle accident works to make riding safer 10:00 PM PST on Friday, January 22, 2010 By LAURIE LUCAS Eric Lewis calls ...



Cyclists Want More Protection On Causeway

Friday, January 22, 2010

CBS4 I-Team: Cyclists Want More Protection On Causeway Sunday Fatality Spurs Calls For Greater Safety Activists Say Traffic Laws Need To Be Tougher Reporting Gary Nelson E-mail MIAMI (CBS4 I...



Trial for London cyclists to go left on red gets green light

Friday, January 22, 2010

The London Evening Standard: Trial for London cyclists to go left on red gets green light Nicholas Cecil Chief Political Correspondent 22.01.10 A trial of a plan that would let cyclists in Lon...



Road safety proposal branded draconian by former policeman

Thursday, January 21, 2010

STV: Road safety proposal branded “draconian” by former policeman A new Government policy proposes punishing motorists for accidents involving cyclists, regardless who is to blame. ...



Cops Say Carlos Bertonatti Refused to Believe He'd Killed A Cycl

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Miami New Times: Cops Say Carlos Bertonatti Refused to Believe He'd Killed A Cyclist, Resisted Blood Tests By Tim Elfrink in CrimeThu., Jan. 21 2010 @ 11:05AM Once Miami-Dade police finally arr...



Don't blame budget cuts in cyclist's death

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Miami Herald: Don't blame budget cuts in cyclist's death OUR OPINION: cf,gtm Miami-Dade fire-rescue, cities must work together There's the temptation to start finger-pointing blame in the d...



Future streets: Making room for everybody?

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Metro International: Future streets: Making room for everybody? There’s a quiet revolution erupting on New York City’s streets … with white-painted lines, red-painted lanes ...



More cyclists brave elements to commute year-round

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Ottawa Citizen: More cyclists brave elements to commute year-round Bike stores see jump in sales of winter gear BY CHRISTIAN BERGMEISTER , THE OTTAWA CITIZEN JANUARY 21, 2010 OTTAWA &m...



A bike-friendlier future? Brunswick leaders eye options, prefere

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Brunswick Sun: A bike-friendlier future? Brunswick leaders eye options, preferences By Brian Lisik January 21, 2010, 4:06PM BRUNSWICK Bicycle enthusiasts in town may have a few more amenities a...



Suspect in hit-and-run death of cyclist is freed on bail

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Miami Herald: Suspect in hit-and-run death of cyclist is freed on bail As the suspect in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist was freed on bail, Miami-Dade's mayor vowed to probe why a faraw...



S.A. eyes own rule on 'safe passing' for cyclists

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The San Antonio Express: S.A. eyes own rule on 'safe passing' for cyclists By Tracy Idell Hamilton - Express-News San Antonio took a step toward making its roads safer for bicyclists and pedest...



Cyclist threatened for bad driving website

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Tameside Advertiser: Cyclist threatened for bad driving website by Kate Weir January 21, 2010 A MAN who took up cycling to improve his health has been threatened and abused – for trying ...



Share the road, save a life

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Birmingham Weekly: Share the road, save a life By Weekly Staff By Jenny Dorgan Dorgan is the latest in a series of Birmingham environmental activists who are contributing articles to Green Spa...



Tension mounts on local roads

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Morgan Hill Times: Tension mounts on local roads 5:15 PM By Michael Moore   Recreational cyclists are known to swarm Morgan Hill's hilly, curvy roads during nice weather. Sometimes the bi...



Freakonomics author turns attention to bike helmet compulsion

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Road.cc: Freakonomics author turns attention to bike helmet compulsion By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 21 January 2010 An academic paper outlining how making it compulsory for young cyclists to wear...



A50 Crash Cyclist's Amazing Escape

Thursday, January 21, 2010

The Sentinel: A50 CRASH CYCLIST'S AMAZING ESCAPE Thursday, January 21, 2010, 09:20 A CYCLIST is in hospital with a collapsed lung and 13 broken bones after being knocked off his bike in a hit a...



Police tell children to wear high-vis gear or get off their bike

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Road.cc: Police tell children to wear high-vis gear or get off their bikes and walk By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 20 January 2010 Children at a school in Norwich face being ordered by police ...



Photo of bicyclist with rock atop car presented in Rye case of m

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Foster’s Daily Democrat: Photo of bicyclist with rock atop car presented in Rye case of motorist-bicyclists dispute By Geoff Cunningham Jr. gcunningham@fosters.com Wednesday, January 20,...



Cyclists Plan Memorial Ride, Protest at City Commission in Carlo

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Miami New Times: Cyclists Plan Memorial Ride, Protest at City Commission in Carlos Bertonatti Hit-and-Run By Tim Elfrink in Bike Blog, CrimeWed., Jan. 20 2010 @ 9:02AM On Riptide's message boar...



Boris Johnson hosts cycling summit with industry leaders

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Road.cc: Boris Johnson hosts cycling summit with industry leaders By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 19 January 2010 Mayor of London Boris Johnson last week hosted a meeting at City Hall that brou...



Cycling fatalities are down but more still needs to be done to s

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

The London Evening Standard: Cycling fatalities are down but more still needs to be done to save lives Andrew Neather 19.01.10 As a cyclist, it's hard not to brood on Rebecca Goosen's death. The 29...



Minneapolis dishes out $70K to Critical Mass biker

Monday, January 18, 2010

The City Pages: Minneapolis dishes out $70K to Critical Mass biker By Robert Downs in Police, Protest News Mon., Jan. 18 2010 @ 12:20PM The City of Minneapolis agreed this week to cough up $70,...



Crash victim organizes bicyclist rally

Monday, January 18, 2010

The Wausau Daily Herald: Crash victim organizes bicyclist rally BY KEITH UHLIG • WAUSAU DAILY HERALD • JANUARY 18, 2010 A year and a half ago, bicyclist Caitlyn Schoenfeld was hit b...



Lawmaker wants to toughen 'Hang up and drive' rules

Monday, January 18, 2010

King 5 TV Seattle: Lawmaker wants to toughen 'Hang up and drive' rules by DREW MIKKELSEN / KING 5 News Posted on January 18, 2010 at 5:46 PM Updated Monday, Jan 18 at 5:59 PM ****** OLYMPIA,...



LAPD Chief Bonding with LAs Cyclists

Monday, January 18, 2010

CityWatch LA: LAPD Chief Bonding with LA’s Cyclists BOX SOAP By Stephen Box LAPD's Charlie Beck, barely into his third month as Chief, is off to a great start in his promise to forge...



Travel Picks: Top 10 bicycle-friendly cities

Friday, January 15, 2010

Reuters: Travel Picks: Top 10 bicycle-friendly cities Fri Jan 15, 2010 9:11am EST SYDNEY (Reuters Life!) - With fuel costs soaring and environmental conservation in vogue, the bicycle is making...



California Bicycle Advocates Debate Statewide Legislative Agenda

Friday, January 15, 2010

Streetsblog SF: California Bicycle Advocates Debate Statewide Legislative Agenda by Dave Snyder on January 15, 2010 The SFBC will try again to protect bicyclists and pedestrians at Market &...



Sacramento ranks fourth in U.S. for bicycle commuting

Friday, January 15, 2010

Sacramento ranks fourth in U.S. for bicycle commuting Sacramento Business Journal - by Melanie Turner Staff writer Lea Brooks commutes 42 miles round-trip daily between Rancho Cordova and her job do...



Night: the time for bikes and cars alike to shine a light

Friday, January 15, 2010

The Daily Emerald: Night: the time for bikes and cars alike to shine a light Bike lights represent a crucial, yet often ignored, way to diminish after-dark crashes By Jenn Hughes | News reporte...



Bikes on sidewalks

Friday, January 15, 2010

The Sonoma Index-Tribune: Bikes on sidewalks Safety issues? By David Bolling INDEX-TRIBUNE EDITOR On Oct. 20, the League of American Bicyclists announced the City of Sonoma had been named a fall 2...



Toledo man sentenced to 10 years for hitting, killing bicyclist

Friday, January 15, 2010

The Toledo Blade: Toledo man sentenced to 10 years for hitting, killing bicyclist By ERICA BLAKE BLADE STAFF WRITER A Toledo man who hit a bicyclist and fled the scene last January was sentenced in...



Cyclist's death sparks action plea

Friday, January 15, 2010

Manawatu Standard: Cyclist's death sparks action plea Last updated 12:00 15/01/2010 Heartfelt tributes continue to flow through cyberspace for the German cyclist killed between Bulls and Lake A...



Michael Bryants case returns to court January 22, 2010

Friday, January 15, 2010

Bryant Watch: Michael Bryant’s case returns to court January 22, 2010 Mess Media, January 15, 2009 Although he has yet to make a court appearance, former Ontario attorney-general, Micha...



Bicycles, use the whole lane

Thursday, January 14, 2010

    Yellow Springs News: Bicycles, use the whole lane By Lauren Heaton Though the recent snowfall has either covered or camouflaged them, new traffic signs have popped up around the...



Cyclist remains in ICU after hit-and-run

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Austin360.com: Cyclist remains in ICU after hit-and-run By Pamela LeBlanc | Thursday, January 14, 2010, 11:48 AM   A 24-year-old woman remains in intensive care at Brackenridge Hospital a...



Mum disputes police claims son rode bike 75kmh

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Stuff.co.nz: Mum disputes police claims son rode bike 75kmh By JONATHON HOWE - Manawatu Standard Last updated 12:00 14/01/2010 SAM BAKER/ Manawatu Standard SCEPTICAL: Palmerston North mother ...



People chime in over the Nueces Bike Boulevard

Thursday, January 14, 2010

News 8 Austin: People chime in over the Nueces Bike Boulevard 1/14/2010 8:06 AM By: News 8 Austin Staff People in Austin weighed in on the Nueces Bike Boulevard Project Wednesday night. Bike...



Cyclist wages one-man war against bad drivers by secretly filmin

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

The Daily Mail: Cyclist wages one-man war against bad drivers by secretly filming them and posting clips online Fed-up cyclist Joby Spragg is waging a one-man war against rush hour roadhogs by secret...



Boise Council Puts Teeth in Bike Passing Law

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Boise Weekly: Boise Council Puts Teeth in Bike Passing Law Three feet to pass, reckless biking and cyclist harassment laws get unanimous nod by Nathaniel Hoffman The Boise City Council Tuesda...



The cyclists dilemma

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Hi-Desert Star: The cyclist’s dilemma By Courtney Vaughn Hi-Desert Star Published: Wednesday, January 13, 2010 1:16 AM CST YUCCA VALLEY—There are those who believe that the dese...



Boise City Council OKs new rules to protect cyclists

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

The Idaho Statesman: Boise City Council OKs new rules to protect cyclists Among the changes, motorists must allow 3 feet when passing riders. BY BETHANN STEWART - bstewart@idahostatesman.com C...



A road tax for cyclists? On your bike

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Scotsman.com News: A road tax for cyclists? On your bike Published Date: 12 January 2010 By Jenny Fyall IT WAS an idea that really got cyclists in a spin when it was first suggested by the Scottish...



Road rage driver ineligible for MICAP

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Naperville Sun: ‘Road rage’ driver ineligible for MICAP January 12, 2010 By BILL BIRD wbird@scn1.com A Naperville woman accused of deliberately running down a 17-year-old bicy...



It's the roads that damage the bicycles, and not the bicycles th

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Scotsman: Peter Hayman: It's the roads that damage the bicycles, and not the bicycles that damage the roads Published Date: 12 January 2010 A ROAD tax for cyclists is not something that is ...



Cyclist killed by cement truck

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Shanghai Daily: Cyclist killed by cement truck 2010-1-12 | NEWSPAPER EDITION A WOMAN cyclist was killed by a cement truck yesterday in Yangpu District. Witnesses said the truck was turnin...



UK driver may have fainted, killed cyclist

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The New Zealand herald News: UK driver may have fainted, killed cyclist 11:11 AM Tuesday Jan 12, 2010 A woman in England who ran over and killed a cyclist was found not guilty of causing deat...



Driver, 66, charged in Morgan Hill crash that killed bicyclist

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The San Jose Mercury News: Driver, 66, charged in Morgan Hill crash that killed bicyclist By Mark Gomez mgomez@mercurynews.com Posted: 01/12/2010 10:10:25 AM PST Updated: 01/12/2010 10:10:35 AM PS...



Proposal to protect bicyclists from motorists

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

KABC TV Los Angeles: Proposal to protect bicyclists from motorists Tuesday, January 12, 2010 Gene Gleeson LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- With the recession and sky-high transportation costs, more an...



Council paves way for bikes

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Concord Monitor: Council paves way for bikes Money to narrow area of South St. By MADDIE HANNA Monitor staff January 12, 2010 - 12:00 am Projects to make Concord roads safer and more bike-frie...



Pedestrian bridge over San Lorenzo River earns award

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Santa Cruz Sentinel: Pedestrian bridge over San Lorenzo River earns award By Janelle Weaver - Santa Cruz Sentinel Posted: 01/12/2010 04:33:02 PM PST SANTA CRUZ — The new pedestrian bridge...



Cyclists dice with death on highways

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Wanganui Chronicle: Cyclists dice with death on highways Jess Jones | 12th January 2010 Tourists aren't the only ones who are dicing with death on the road, says a young Wanganui cyclist. Tria...



Charges dropped against driver who killed cyclist after apparent

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Road.cc: Charges dropped against driver who killed cyclist after apparently fainting By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 12 January 2010 After the collision, the Range Rover continued in a straight line...



Crown's lack of courage leaves cyclists at risk

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Orillia Packet & Times: Crown's lack of courage leaves cyclists at risk I was left with a profound sense of disappointment, indignation and helplessness upon reading the recent article...



Boise City Council approves new rules to protect cyclists

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Idaho Statesman: Boise City Council approves new rules to protect cyclists Bethann Stewart - bstewart@idahostatesman.com Published: 01/12/10 Among Tuesday's changes, motorists must now allow 3 ...



Evanston officials to vote on cell phone driving ban

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

The Daily Northwestern: Evanston officials to vote on cell phone driving ban By Erin Kim The Evanston City Council may vote on a proposal later that would take a recent statewide ban on cell phone u...



Woman who ran down cyclist walks free over claims she may have f

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Telegraph: Woman who ran down cyclist walks free over claims she may have fainted while driving A woman who ran down and killed a cyclist with her Range Rover has walked free after claims sh...



Driver who killed man arrested

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Morgan Hill Times: Driver who killed man arrested Jan 11, 2010 By Michael Moore   The driver of a vehicle that dealt fatal injuries to Rory Tomasello, 22, as he was riding his bicycl...



Funeral, memorial ride set for cyclist killed on Shoreline Drive

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Contra Costa Times: Funeral, memorial ride set for cyclist killed on Shoreline Drive By Kelly Puente, Staff Writer Posted: 01/11/2010 05:59:01 PM PST Updated: 01/11/2010 07:00:09 PM PST LONG B...



Cyclist killed after truck sideswipes bike

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Greenville News: Cyclist killed after truck sideswipes bike THE ASSOCIATED PRESS • JANUARY 11, 2010 SUMTER -- Authorities in South Carolina say a 49-year-old man was killed after he was s...



Bicyclist, Minneapolis to settle on $70K

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Star Tribune: Bicyclist, Minneapolis to settle on $70K A proposed settlement with Minneapolis will help pay a bicyclist’s legal bills after his arrest at a Critical Mass ride. By STEV...



City Attorney to Weigh Options on Bicyclist Anti-Harassment Ordi

Monday, January 11, 2010

LAist: City Attorney to Weigh Options on Bicyclist Anti-Harassment Ordinance   The City Attorney's office was instructed to recommend options for the creation of a bicyclist anti-harassment ord...



I'm only human

Monday, January 11, 2010

LJ World: I'm only human I first read about a study about a year ago and was reminded of it recently. It found that people tend to dehumanize the drivers of cars, but immediately recognize and ...



Europe pegs speeding fines to income; $290,000 ticket issued

Sunday, January 10, 2010

The Star Tribune: Europe pegs speeding fines to income; $290,000 ticket issued Last update: January 10, 2010 - 11:49 PM GENEVA - European countries are increasingly pegging speeding fines to income ...



Initiatives Give Cycling Fresh Legs

Sunday, January 10, 2010

The Hartfrord Courant: Initiatives Give Cycling Fresh Legs By ANDY CLARKE January 10, 2010 Connecticut cyclists are looking forward to a banner year in 2010 — and that's good news for ...



'Road tax' rebuttal movement picks up speed

Sunday, January 10, 2010

BikeBiz.com: ’Road tax’ rebuttal movement picks up speed Mark Sutton Jan 10 2010, 5:57pm Using apparel and an iPhone app, campaign explodes myth of cyclists having less road rights ...



Indianapolis has new bicycle laws on books

Saturday, January 09, 2010

The Chicago Tribune: Indianapolis has new bicycle laws on books Associated Press 11:05 a.m. CST, January 9, 2010 INDIANAPOLIS - Travelers to Indianapolis will need to heed three new bicycle ...



State Considers CEQA Amendments

Saturday, January 09, 2010

The Santa Barbara Independent: State Considers CEQA Amendments Pending Legislation Looks to Make Travel Easier For Bicyclists, Pedestrians Saturday, January 9, 2010 by LYZ HOFFMAN For all those wh...



Man gets 2 years in prison for drunken crash that nearly severed

Saturday, January 09, 2010

The Journal News: Man gets 2 years in prison for drunken crash that nearly severed teen's leg BY REBECCA BAKER AND LESLIE KORNGOLD • REBAKER@LOHUD.COM • JANUARY 9, 2010 WHITE PLAINS &mdash...



Surcharge enhances bikes as transportation

Friday, January 08, 2010

The Coloradoan: Surcharge enhances bikes as transportation Increased emphasis on safety evens playing field with motorists JANUARY 8, 2010 The Fort Collins City Council took the right turn Tuesda...



Doctor sentenced to 5 years in prison for assaulting bicyclists

Friday, January 08, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Doctor sentenced to 5 years in prison for assaulting bicyclists in Brentwood January 8, 2010 | 11:05 am A doctor convicted of assaulting two bicyclists by slamming on his car ...



Ticketing riders

Friday, January 08, 2010

The Durango Herald: Ticketing riders Fort Collins targeting scofflaw bicyclists Article Last Updated; Friday, January 08, 2010 12:00AM Tuesday, the Fort Collins City Council approved a $35 “...



Driver Given Probation for Death of Cyclist

Friday, January 08, 2010

San Diego 6: Driver Given Probation for Death of Cyclist Last Update: 1/08 5:21 pm SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A motorist who struck and killed a bicyclist on Sabre Springs Parkway a year ago was sentenc...



Cyclist punched motorist in road rage attack

Friday, January 08, 2010

Cambridge-News: Cyclist punched motorist in road rage attack A cyclist launched a double road rage attack on a motorist – punching him repeatedly before hurling his bike through the windsc...



Killed rider won't see grandson

Friday, January 08, 2010

Adelaide Now: Killed rider won't see grandson January 08, 2010 10:00pm THE elderly cyclist killed near Coonalpyn on Monday was not a "stupid idiot" and he knew the danger of riding a bik...



Helmets To Be Mandated For Pedal Cyclists

Friday, January 08, 2010

The Jamaica Observer: Helmets To Be Mandated For Pedal Cyclists AUTO Friday, January 08, 2010 Police to step up prosecution of cyclists without helmets. A motor cyclist, killed on New Year'...



Hwy Patrol: Waveland officer failed to yield in fatal crash

Friday, January 08, 2010

WLOX Waveland, MS: Hwy Patrol: Waveland officer failed to yield in fatal crash Posted: Jan 08, 2010 5:13 PM Updated: Jan 08, 2010 7:02 PM WAVELAND, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol s...



Cycling community urges lengthy sentence for physician convicted

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Cycling community urges lengthy sentence for physician convicted in bicycle crash In letters and e-mails, enthusiasts say that a tough sentence for Christopher Thompson wo...



Cyclist hospitalised in road rage attack

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Brisbane Times: Cyclist hospitalised in road rage attack CONAL HANNA January 7, 2010 - 12:22PM A Gold Coast cyclist has been treated in hospital after an ugly road rage attack. The 42-yea...



Fort Collins council OKs bicyclist surcharge

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Coloradoan: Fort Collins council OKs bicyclist surcharge Traffic violations committed on bike would carry $35 fee BY TREVOR HUGHES • TREVORHUGHES@COLORADOAN.COM • JANUARY 7, 2010 ...



Local Woman Killed Big Rig Accident Claims One Life

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Riverbank News: Local Woman Killed Big Rig Accident Claims One Life By JOHN BRANCH A Riverbank woman was hit and killed by an 18-wheeler big rig truck on Wednesday morning, Dec. 30 while wheelin...



Inquest into cyclist's death is needed

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Orilla Packet and Times: Inquest into cyclist's death is needed Q pointofview Posted By JULIE LANGPETER JLANGPETER@ORILLIAPACKET.COM The death of Casey Witteman was a horrible tragedy. Wit...



Public hearing set for Tuesday on Boise's proposed bike safety o

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Idaho Statesman: Public hearing set for Tuesday on Boise's proposed bike safety ordinances Bethann Stewart - Idaho Statesman Published: 01/07/10 SIMILAR STORIES: Laws may change for ...



OFF THE RADAR: Cyclists are not the problem

Thursday, January 07, 2010

BikeBiz: OFF THE RADAR: Cyclists are not the problem John Stevenson Jan 7 John Stevenson, Future’s editor-in-chief of cycling publications, takes on the cyclist-baiting columnists and po...



The stats say Newport needs Bike Task Force

Thursday, January 07, 2010

The Orange County Register; The stats say Newport needs Bike Task Force BARBARA VENEZIA Newport Beach Councilwoman Nancy Gardner's organized a Bike Task Force. Herself the proud owner of "a v...



Bike riders face new Fort Collins 'traffic calming' surcharge if

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The Coloradoan: Bike riders face new Fort Collins 'traffic calming' surcharge if ticketed by police BY TREVOR HUGHES • TREVORHUGHES@COLORADOAN.COM • JANUARY 6, 2010 Bicyclists caugh...



Ringwood pedal car guru advises Boris

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The Daily Echo: Ringwood pedal car guru advises Boris 8:00am Wednesday 6th January 2010 By Timothy John » BORIS Johnson has called for the advice of the Ringwood pedal car race guru in decidi...



Green Box Biking and Safety: It's All in Our Heads

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

TreeHugger: Green Box Biking and Safety: It's All in Our Heads by April Streeter, Gothenburg, Sweden on 01. 6.10 CARS & TRANSPORTATION (bikes) Portland, disputedly still American's premi...



Cycle-Haters or not, the ride must go on

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The Orlando Sentinel: Cycle-Haters or not, the ride must go on COMMENTARY 10:27 p.m. EST, January 6, 2010 All cyclists are sickening narcissists in their pervy Lycra no-jocks playsuits. I live...



Day 112 of My Car-Free Experiment  I Bought a Pashley Roadster

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

Pedalaround Blog: Day 112 of My Car-Free Experiment – I Bought a Pashley Roadster Today's picture: After all the hype and folderol, I present herewith the key to my long-awaited, new vehicle...



Driver not at fault

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The Packet and Times: Driver not at fault HIGHWAY 11: Cyclist Casey Witteman hit in head by truck's load Posted By COLIN MCKIM, THE PACKET AND TIMES Tragic circumstances led to cyclist's death The...



New drive to make US universities bike-friendly

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

BikeRadar.com: New drive to make US universities bike-friendly By Kirsten Robbins The League of American Bicyclists wants to encourage colleges and universities to become more cycle-friendly. For 2...



Driver's phone probed after cyclist dies in Breamlea crash

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The Geelong Advertiser: Driver's phone probed after cyclist dies in Breamlea crash Tony Prytz January 6th, 2010 THE mobile phone of the driver whose car struck Geelong sporting identity Rex Sizelan...



Cyclist's death prompts look at safety

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The Contra Costa Times: Cyclist's death prompts look at safety By Kelly Puente, Staff Writer Posted: 01/06/2010 08:08:08 PM PST Updated: 01/06/2010 08:47:11 PM PST LONG BEACH - The death of a...



Cyclist dies in traffic accident

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

B92: Cyclist dies in traffic accident 5 January 2010 | 18:23 | Source: Beta KURŠUMLIJA -- A man riding a bicycle died today on the Niš-Kuršumlija road in southern Serbia wh...



Driver cell phone ban advances

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

The Evanston Review: Driver cell phone ban advances January 5, 2010 By BOB SEIDENBERG bseidenberg@pioneerlocal.com Evanston would follow suit with Chicago and ban the use of a cellular tele...



Cyclists need to toe the line

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

The Peace Arch News: Cyclists need to toe the line By Frank Fourchalk - Peace Arch News Published: January 05, 2010 10:00 AM Updated: January 05, 2010 10:29 AM Bicycling is a fun activity fo...



Both cyclists and drivers can make bicycling safer

Monday, January 04, 2010

The Coloradoan: Both cyclists and drivers can make bicycling safer JANUARY 4, 2010 Headed north on College Avenue from Old Town, the motorist shouted something as he passed. At the light, he c...



Be a cyclist in Singapore? No chance at all

Monday, January 04, 2010

AsiaOne  Motoring: Be a cyclist in Singapore? No chance at all By Tan Hui Yee, Correspondent IT IS a sight that would make the skin of any driver crawl: A weathered old lady hurtling down ...



Cyclist's death: Retiree fined

Monday, January 04, 2010

The Straits Times: Cyclist's death: Retiree fined By Khushwant Singh Jan 4, 2010 MISTAKING the traffic lights to be in his favour, a retiree drove across a pedestrian crossing two years ago and hit...



Driver Nicholas Wahl pleads guilty to negligent homicide in fata

Monday, January 04, 2010

Ann Arbor.com: Driver Nicholas Wahl pleads guilty to negligent homicide in fatal bicycle crash in Pittsfield Township Posted: 4:00 p.m. January 4, 201066 Comments. Comment Now The driver of a...



Drivers' licences too easy to get, road racing star says

Monday, January 04, 2010

The Age: Drivers' licences too easy to get, road racing star says SAMANTHA LANE January 4, 2010 Comments 92 CADEL Evans has long considered Australian roads to be more hostile than the typically ...



Dagenham BMX rider jailed over fiancee's death

Monday, January 04, 2010

Barking and Dagenham Post: Dagenham BMX rider jailed over fiancee's death 04 January 2010 A BMX rider whose teenage fiancee was killed when he rode into oncoming traffic while giving her a lift...



"Ghost Bike" Ride Remembers Cyclists Killed in 2009

Monday, January 04, 2010

The Gothamist: "Ghost Bike" Ride Remembers Cyclists Killed in 2009 Yesterday a small but dedicated group of cyclists braved the brutal winter winds for the fifth annual Memorial Ride a...



MK Yacimovich's proposed anti-bicycle helmet bill blasted by saf

Monday, January 04, 2010

The Jerusalem Post: MK Yacimovich’s proposed anti-bicycle helmet bill blasted by safety experts By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH  Safety experts have denounced the private member’s bil...



Cyclist clings to life after being struck down

Sunday, January 03, 2010

The Stabroek News: Cyclist clings to life after being struck down By Stabroek staff | January 3, 2010 in Local News A cyclist is nursing head injuries in the Intensive Care Unit of the Georgetown Ho...



Rider in the storm

Saturday, January 02, 2010

Tulsa World: Rider in the storm Tulsa man cycles to work even in winter weather. By MATT GLEASON World Scene Writer Published: 1/2/2010 2:19 AM Last Modified: 1/2/2010 4:44 AM As Brian Potte...



Cyclists crowding roads irk motorists

Saturday, January 02, 2010

The Orlando Sentinel: Cyclists crowding roads irk motorists By Martin E. Comas, Orlando Sentinel January 2, 2010 On Sunday mornings, Joe Goloversic hops in his pickup and drives the back roads from...



Sad reminder of bike needs

Saturday, January 02, 2010

The Post and Courier: Sad reminder of bike needs Saturday, January 2, 2010 Not every bicycle death could have been prevented by safe bike lanes, paths and helmets. But every death resulting from a b...



Wheels of government turn against Naples becoming bicycle-frien

Friday, January 01, 2010

Naples News: Wheels of government turn against Naples becoming ‘bicycle-friendly’ NAPLES — Naples didn’t make the list, but that’s OK with some of the city’s leade...



Bills to Curb Distracted Driving Gain Momentum

Friday, January 01, 2010

The New York Times: Bills to Curb Distracted Driving Gain Momentum By MATT RICHTEL Published: January 1, 2010 When its legislature convenes this year, Kansas will consider banning motorists from ...



BOLLARDS BLAMED FOR BIKE INJURIES

Thursday, December 31, 2009

The Geelong Advertiser: BOLLARDS BLAMED FOR BIKE INJURIES Alex Oates December 31st, 2009 AN Ocean Grove man whose son suffered extensive facial injuries in a collision with a metal bollard has dema...



Naked truth: Nude cyclist charged with indecent exposure

Thursday, December 31, 2009

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Naked truth: Nude cyclist charged with indecent exposure By JOHN FLICK KOMO-TV "The charge is for indecent exposure," he said. If convicted, he could...



Vancouver woman accused of car wash scam

Thursday, December 31, 2009

The Seattle Times: Vancouver woman accused of car wash scam An 18-year-old woman has been charged with theft, accused of organizing a car wash for her jailed boyfriend while saying the fundraiser was...



Car wash scam suspect appears in court

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

The Columbian: Car wash scam suspect appears in court Mallory Ewart, who allegedly organized a car wash scam to bail boyfriend Antonio Cellestine out of jail, appeared in Clark County District C...



Price of a bicyclist's life? $313

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

The Baltimore Sun: Price of a bicyclist's life? $313 The Baltimore Spokes blog reports on the trial of a St. Mary's County motorist who struck and killed a bicyclist she didn't see because she was dr...



Motorist is jailed for causing fatal accident

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

The Northern Echo: Motorist is jailed for causing fatal accident 10:17am Wednesday 30th December 2009 A MOTORIST who killed an elderly cyclist after he hit him with his high-powered car has been jai...



Utah Drunk Biking Laws

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

The Salt Lake City Weekly: Utah Drunk Biking Laws Judge upholds DUI for drunk bicycler By Jesse Fruhwirth A recent ruling by a Vernal judge that Utah’s nebulous driving under the influen...



No fault in pedestian, bicyclist collision

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

The Sonoma Index-Tribune: No fault in pedestian, bicyclist collision By David Bolling INDEX-TRIBUNE EDITOR A 72-year-old Sonoma artist remains in a critical condition in a Sacramento hospital ...



Cyclists could get lanes along Mary and Borregas avenues in Sunn

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

San Jose Mercury News: Cyclists could get lanes along Mary and Borregas avenues in Sunnyvale By Tiffany Carney Cupertino Courier Posted: 12/30/2009 05:23:40 PM PST Updated: 12/30/2009 05:23:40 PM ...



Juvenile Court judge orders Pavlis bike fatality case sealed

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Juvenile Court judge orders Pavlis bike fatality case sealed The public may never know the fate of a 16-year-old driver who police say killed a bicyclist last summer. BY PA...



Bicyclists seek better protection

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Roanoke Times: Bicyclists seek better protection Two people injured in bike wrecks say they believe the motorists who hit them were not adequately punished by the court system. Mary Hardbar...



Flashing lights legalised as new cyclists' code planned

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Irish Times: Flashing lights legalised as new cyclists' code planned OLIVIA KELLY FLASHING BICYCLE lights, which have been used illegally for years by many cyclists, have been legalised by Min...



Cyclist dies nearly a year after accident

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Daventry Express: Cyclist dies nearly a year after accident Published Date: 29 December 2009 A CYCLIST who was injured nearly a year ago in a traffic accident near West Haddon has died. Jo...



Driver 'had no idea' cyclist was under lorry's wheels

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Road.cc: Driver 'had no idea' cyclist was under lorry's wheels By Tom Henry - Posted on 29 December 2009 A cyclist killed at a central London junction would still be alive if the lorry that hit...



Justice lacking in road rage murder charge

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Chicago Sun-times: Justice lacking in road rage murder charge Prosecutors protect instigator as 'witness' instead of criminal December 29, 2009 BY MARY MITCHELL Sun-Times Columnist The ca...



Hipsters v. Hasidim Over Brooklyn Bike Lane

Monday, December 28, 2009

Religion Dispatches: Hipsters v. Hasidim Over Brooklyn Bike Lane By Nathan Schneider December 28, 2009 Did Williamsburg’s Hasidic community have Mayor Bloomberg close a major bike lan...



Proposals seek to encourage more cyclists and to make Baltimore

Sunday, December 27, 2009

The Baltimore Sun: Proposals seek to encourage more cyclists and to make Baltimore streets safer for them By Julie Scharper | julie.scharper@baltsun.com December 27, 2009 Boson Au commutes from h...



Bills to look at cyclists, road safety

Saturday, December 26, 2009

The Clarion Ledger: Bills to look at cyclists, road safety JUSTIN FRITSCHER • JFRITSCHER@JACKSON.GANNETT.COM • DECEMBER 26, 2009 Expect legislation that addresses rules of the road ...



Bicycle Coalition seeks legal protections

Friday, December 25, 2009

Radio Iowa: Bicycle Coalition seeks legal protections by O. KAY HENDERSON on DECEMBER 25, 2009 The Iowa Bicycle Coalition is again gearing up to try to get state lawmakers to pass a bicycle s...



Bicyclist hospitalized after being hit by 18-wheeler

Thursday, December 24, 2009

The San Antonio Express: Bicyclist hospitalized after being hit by 18-wheeler By Valentino Lucio - Express-News A bicyclist was seriously injured Thursday night when a 18-wheeler hit him after ...



Death of Brooklyn cyclist spurs closer look at dangerous interse

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

The New York Daily News: Death of Brooklyn cyclist spurs closer look at dangerous intersection in Greenpoint BY MIKE MCLAUGHLIN DAILY NEWS WRITER Wednesday, December 23rd 2009, 4:00 AM A fat...



Ex-police chief seeks removal from civil suit

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

The Ironton tribune: Ex-police chief seeks removal from civil suit By Benita Heath | The Tribune Published Tuesday, December 22, 2009 CHESAPEAKE — The man who was police chief at the tim...



Big jump in serious cycling crash injuries

Monday, December 21, 2009

The Age: Big jump in serious cycling crash injuries CLAY LUCAS December 21, 2009 THE number of cyclists being seriously injured or turning up badly hurt at Victoria’s hospital emergency dep...



US states could make it illegal to harass cyclists

Monday, December 21, 2009

BikeRadar.com: US states could make it illegal to harass cyclists By Richard Peace Moves are afoot in the US to make harassment of cyclists illegal (© boogieelephant - Fotolia.com) Laws f...



Suspect in hit-and-run death of Martinez cyclist pleads not guil

Monday, December 21, 2009

The San Jose Mercury News: Suspect in hit-and-run death of Martinez cyclist pleads not guilty By Robert Salonga Contra Costa Times Posted: 12/21/2009 12:15:42 PM PST Updated: 12/21/2009 03:17...



Do cyclists need restricting?

Monday, December 21, 2009

The Guardian Bike Blog: Do cyclists need restricting? Cyclists and pedestrians will take advantage of 20mph speed limits, according to drivers' groups As Sarah Boseley reported recently, a larg...



Red-light cameras: More than 500 tickets issued in first month i

Monday, December 21, 2009

The Marin Independent Journal: Red-light cameras: More than 500 tickets issued in first month in San Rafael By Jennifer Upshaw Swartz Posted: 12/21/2009 05:46:50 PM PST More than 500 traffic t...



Bicyclist hit by police SUV plans to sue

Sunday, December 20, 2009

The Post-Standard: Bicyclist hit by police SUV plans to sue By Robert A. Baker / The Post-Standard December 20, 2009, 6:00AM The Post-Standard filed a Freedom of Information request Aug. 12 ...



Top-LESS Bedford Bike Lane Protest Draws Media, Clothed Cyclists

Saturday, December 19, 2009

The Gothamist: Top-LESS Bedford Bike Lane Protest Draws Media, Clothed Cyclists "I want to see some boobs," shouted a lone NYPD officer (seen here) who pulled up to our photographer at Be...



Judge: No Bike Lane? No Legal Protection.

Friday, December 18, 2009

The Portland Mercury: Judge: No Bike Lane? No Legal Protection. POSTED BY SARAH MIRK ON FRI, DEC 18, 2009 AT 5:10 PM BikePortland posted a story today that riles my nerves. BikePortland editor ...



Ottawa woman whose car hit cyclist pleads guilty to driving whil

Friday, December 18, 2009

The Ottawa Citizen: Ottawa woman whose car hit cyclist pleads guilty to driving while licence suspended BY ANDREW SEYMOUR, THE OTTAWA CITIZENDECEMBER 18, 2009 OTTAWA — A 22-year-old woman wh...



No charges for SUV driver in teen cyclist's death

Friday, December 18, 2009

The Coloradoan: No charges for SUV driver in teen cyclist's death BY NATE TAYLOR • NATETAYLOR@COLORADOAN.COM • DECEMBER 18, 2009 The Fort Collins driver whose SUV collided with a 14...



Bicyclist's Family: Charge Other Driver, Too

Friday, December 18, 2009

The Chicagoist: Bicyclist's Family: Charge Other Driver, Too   As the family of Jepson Livingston continues to reel from his death, members of his family are demanding that the second driver in...



Cover up! Bike advocacy group calls for no topless ride on Bedfo

Friday, December 18, 2009

The Brooklyn Paper: Cover up! Bike advocacy group calls for no topless ride on Bedford tomorrow BY GERSH KUNTZMAN The Brooklyn Paper At least one group of bicycle activists is not excited by...



Cyclist 'caught between 2 gangs,' killed by van driver

Thursday, December 17, 2009

The Chicago Sun-Times: Cyclist 'caught between 2 gangs,' killed by van driver LOGAN SQUARE | Struck, killed by 1 of 2 van drivers in street skirmish December 17, 2009 BY CHERYL V. JACKSON AND ...



Bicycle-friendly Copenhagen a model for big cities

Thursday, December 17, 2009

The Times of Malta: Bicycle-friendly Copenhagen a model for big cities Henriette Jacobsen, AFP The world is gathered in Copenhagen for the UN climate summit, but Denmark`s bicycle-friendly capital h...



Reputed paparazzo on bike hits Anne Hathaway's car

Thursday, December 17, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Reputed paparazzo on bike hits Anne Hathaway's car December 17, 2009 | 5:47 pm Some people will do anything for a photograph. According to the Los Angeles County Sherif...



Cycling injuries soar in Cairns

Thursday, December 17, 2009

The Cairns Post: Cycling injuries soar in Cairns Nick Dalton Thursday, December 17, 2009 © The Cairns Post DRUNK and risk-taking male cyclists dominate the number of cycling injuries treate...



Family of cyclists killed by drunk driver outraged by sentence

Thursday, December 17, 2009

WFAA Dallas/Fort Worth: Family of cyclists killed by drunk driver outraged by sentence by REBECCA LOPEZ / WFAA-TV Posted on December 17, 2009 at 6:35 PM Updated yesterday at 6:38 PM The famil...



Cycle helmets should be effective, says government report

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Cycle helmets should be effective, says government report By James Costley-White Latest research suggest cycle helmets are effective – as long as they're worn correctly (© iofoto - Fotoli...



Autopsy: Van driver hit, killed cyclist intentionally

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Chicago Sun-Times: Autopsy: Van driver hit, killed cyclist intentionally December 16, 2009 Sun-Times Media Wire Police continued to question a "person of interest" Wednesday night ...



DfT report on cycle casualties says cyclists not to blame in 93

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Road.cc: DfT report on cycle casualties says cyclists not to blame in 93 per cent of cases By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 16 December 2009 Bike riders tearing through red lights, wearing dark cloth...



CTC slams Transport Research Laboratory cycle helmet report

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Road.cc: CTC slams Transport Research Laboratory cycle helmet report By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 16 December 2009 A report by the Transport Research Laboratory that concludes that between 10% an...



Duluth drops traffic charges against bike riders carting food to

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Duluth News Tribune: Duluth drops traffic charges against bike riders carting food to Damiano Center Christmas came early for three bike riders who were given tickets by Duluth police while deliv...



Bike Riders Will Get Naked To Save The Bedford Ave. Lane

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Gothamist: Bike Riders Will Get Naked To Save The Bedford Ave. Lane   After a demonstration last weekend drew more police officers than protesters, cycling activists will rally again t...



Backpedaling: A new city report raises questions about Bike Cit

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Willamette Week: Backpedaling: A new city report raises questions about “Bike City USA.” The number of bike trips in Portland dropped for the first time in five years, according ...



New Bedford bike protest will keep cops abreast

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Brooklyn Paper: New Bedford bike protest will keep cops abreast BY ANDY CAMPBELL The Brooklyn Paper Cops vastly outnumbered cyclists at Sunday’s “funeral procession” for ...



Bicycle commuters say work needs to be done on city's bike lanes

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Avalanche Journal: Bicycle commuters say work needs to be done on city's bike lanes, routes By Steven Schwartz | FOR THE AVALANCHE-JOURNAL Wednesday, December 16, 2009 Story last updated a...



Don't get your chain in a knot just yet

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

The Anchorage Press: Don't get your chain in a knot just yet By Scott Christiansen Published on Wednesday, December 16, 2009 6:08 PM AKST City hall is working on new traffic laws for Anchorage. In ...



Turlock man wanted for intentionally mowing down bicyclist

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

The Turlock Journal: Turlock man wanted for intentionally mowing down bicyclist   By Sabra Stafford Crime Desk sstafford@turlockjournal.com 209-634-9141, ext. 2002 POSTED Dec. 15, 200...



Loch Raven biking debate shifts into high gear

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

The North County News: Loch Raven biking debate shifts into high gear City, cycling enthusiasts vow to revamp trail pact By Jay R. Thompson, jthompson@patuxent.com Posted 12/15/09 A meeting t...



More people biking to work in Seattle

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: More people biking to work in Seattle The number of bicyclists who commute into downtown Seattle has jumped 15 percent since 2007, the Seattle Department of Trans...



Bike Car Collision in Chattanooga Sends Cyclist to the Hospital

Monday, December 14, 2009

WDEF Chattanooga: Bike Car Collision in Chattanooga Sends Cyclist to the Hospital Submitted by Nordia Epps on December 14, 2009 - 10:49pm. News A cyclists ends up at Erlanger in critical condit...



Bedford Avenue Bike Lane Protest Modest; Lane Revival Not Lookin

Monday, December 14, 2009

The Village Voice: Bedford Avenue Bike Lane Protest Modest; Lane Revival Not Looking Good, Either By Roy Edroso in Cycling, Featured, In the Streets, ProtestMonday, Dec. 14 2009 @ 11:07AM Last...



Man who killed bicyclist gets 6 years

Friday, December 11, 2009

The Orange County Register: Man who killed bicyclist gets 6 years BY ANNIE BURRIS THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER SANTA ANA – A judge on Friday ordered a man to serve six years in state prison f...



Anthony Rose not at fault in death of bicyclist, jury finds

Friday, December 11, 2009

The Almanac: Anthony Rose not at fault in death of bicyclist, jury finds By Dave Boyce Almanac Staff Writer Anthony Rose, a former superintendent of the Portola Valley School District, was not...



Cyclists must stick to the rules of the road

Thursday, December 10, 2009

The Telegraph: Cyclists must stick to the rules of the road It's not motorists who are a cyclist's worst enemy - it's their own kind, argues David Millward. By David Millward Published: 1:03...



Two Charged With Criminal Mischief for Williamsburg Bike Lane Ac

Tuesday, December 08, 2009

Streetsblog: Two Charged With Criminal Mischief for Williamsburg Bike Lane Action by Jack Savage on December 8, 2009 Activists from Monday morning's guerrilla bike lane striping on Bedford Aven...



Hipsters, Hasidic Jews Fight Over Bike Lanes In Williamsburg

Tuesday, December 08, 2009

The Huffington Post: Hipsters, Hasidic Jews Fight Over Bike Lanes In Williamsburg First Posted: 12- 8-09 03:40 PM | Updated: 12- 9-09 08:44 AM The war over Williamsburg has taken yet anothe...



Sources: Men Arrested Trying To Repaint Bedford Bike Lane

Monday, December 07, 2009

The Gothamist: Sources: Men Arrested Trying To Repaint Bedford Bike Lane   We haven't been able to verify this one with the NYPD yet, but sources tell Gothamist that police — and Sou...



Shine a light on ninja riders

Monday, December 07, 2009

The Columbia Tribune: Shine a light on ninja riders By ROBERT JOHNSON Monday, December 7, 2009 There is a creature roaming the streets of Columbia that strikes fear into the hearts of motorists a...



A Troubling Story of SFPD Bias Against Bicycle Riders

Friday, December 04, 2009

SF Streetsblog: A Troubling Story of SFPD Bias Against Bicycle Riders by Bryan Goebel on December 4, 2009 Thursday was a momentous day for the growing and diverse population of people who ride ...



Trial due in cyclists' deaths

Friday, December 04, 2009

The Tulsa World: Trial due in cyclists' deaths A woman is accused of driving drunk into a pack of bicyclists, killing two of them. By BILL BRAUN World Staff Writer Published: 12/4/2009 2:2...



Us Cyclists aren't a menace, we're freedom fighters

Friday, December 04, 2009

The Telegraph: Us Cyclists aren't a menace, we're freedom fighters Cycling is the ultimate rebuke to big government, to the unnecessary rules, the powerlessness that besets those using other for...



Driver who targeted cyclists gets probationary sentence

Friday, December 04, 2009

The Durango Herald: Driver who targeted cyclists gets probationary sentence by Shane Benjamin Herald Staff Writer Article Last Updated; Friday, December 04, 2009 12:16AM A Bayfield man who u...



Judge rules against Logan cyclist

Thursday, December 03, 2009

The Herald Journal: Judge rules against Logan cyclist By Matthew K. Jensen Published: Thursday, December 3, 2009 2:35 AM CST A legal victory for Logan city Wednesday may cause bicyclists ...



Cyclists three times more likely to die on UK roads than abroad

Thursday, December 03, 2009

The Independent: Cyclists three times more likely to die on UK roads than abroad Britain urged to follow example of bicycle-friendly Holland where fatality rates are much lower By Jeremy Lauran...



Hugh Salt: The British cyclist in Holland

Thursday, December 03, 2009

The Independent: Hugh Salt: The British cyclist in Holland Thursday, 3 December 2009 The real difference between the two nations is that cycling in Holland is treated as an integral part of the tran...



Court outcome in St Mary's fatality

Thursday, December 03, 2009

Baltimore Spokes: Court outcome in St Mary's fatality Thursday, December 03 2009 @ 09:22 PM EST Contributed by: The human car I spent the morning in District Court in Leonardtown to see the trial f...



Southwest Florida's Deadly Streets

Thursday, December 03, 2009

The Charlotte Florida Weekly: Southwest Florida’s Deadly Streets BY ROGER WILLIAMS Toni Ferrell was nearing the end of a morning bike ride with a friend when she stopped at a busy Southwe...



Cyclist says ticket for impeding traffic unfair

Thursday, December 03, 2009

Tampa Bay Online: Cyclist says ticket for impeding traffic unfair   By NATALIE SHEPHERD nshepherd@wfla.com Published: December 3, 2009 Brad Marcel doesn't have a car. Instead, the Univ...



Richard Langedijk: The Dutch cyclist in Britain

Thursday, December 03, 2009

Richard Langedijk: The Dutch cyclist in Britain Thursday, 3 December 2009 It is definitely more dangerous to cycle in Britain than it is in the Netherlands. In my country, the status of the cyclist ...



'Road Rage' Case Highlights Cyclist Vs. Driver Tension

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

NPR: 'Road Rage' Case Highlights Cyclist Vs. Driver Tension by MANDALIT DEL BARCO Bicycling magazine called it "the road rage incident heard 'round the cycling world." A driver in Lo...



From bike lane to bike pain on Bedford

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

The Brooklyn Paper: From bike lane to bike pain on Bedford BY SABRINA JASZI for The Brooklyn Paper Williamsburg bicyclists — you win some and then you lose some. The Department of Trans...



Edmonton man fined $2,000 for unsafe turn that killed cyclist

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

The Vancouver Sun: Edmonton man fined $2,000 for unsafe turn that killed cyclist BY ALEXANDRA ZABJEK, EDMONTONJOURNAL.COMDECEMBER 2, 2009 EDMONTON — A former Edmonton bylaw officer wa...



Report: City Lax On Bike Lane Restrictions

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Report: City Lax On Bike Lane Restrictions By: NY1 News A new study shows taking a bike out for a spin through the city won't keep riders free from traffic jams. Professors at Hunter College found ...



City of Lawrence supports ghost bike memorial to encourage cycli

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Lawrence JournaL World & News: City of Lawrence supports ghost bike memorial to encourage cycling safety By Mark Fagan December 2, 2009 A temporary, two-wheel memorial to a fallen cyclis...



SF moves quickly on bike improvements

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: SF moves quickly on bike improvements By Steven T. Jones In the week since a judge freed San Francisco to finally do bicycle improvements, city crews have alread...



Man faces murder charge in DUI case involving death of bicyclist

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

The Modesto Bee: Man faces murder charge in DUI case involving death of bicyclist Judge to decide if trial warranted By Merrill Balassone A commuter on his way home to Sonora saw the white s...



Cyclist fined for crash with off-duty deputy

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

MagicValley.com: Cyclist fined for crash with off-duty deputy By Andrea Jackson - Times-News writer | Posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2009 1:35 am Bicyclist Gary Flora paid a ticket Tuesday fo...



Bike messengers protest city's 'anti-cycling' mood

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Bike messengers protest city's 'anti-cycling' mood By Robert Moran Inquirer Staff Writer Nearly 100 bicycle messengers rallied at John F. Kennedy Plaza yesterday evening ...



Bolton driver cited in Natick collision where bicyclist was drag

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The MetroWest Daily News: Bolton driver cited in Natick collision where bicyclist was dragged under car By By Abby Jordan, DAILY NEWS STAFF GateHouse News Service Posted Dec 01, 2009 @ 04:29...



Troubles in Philly, Lessons for New York?

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The New York Times: Troubles in Philly, Lessons for New York? By J. DAVID GOODMAN The animosity that some cyclists and pedestrians feel for one another — well-documented in comment wildfi...



Cyclists are not a menace, Spectator debate decides

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Guardian: Cyclists are not a menace, Spectator debate decides A debate hosted by the Spectator on whether cyclists constitute a road 'menace' brought together some unlikely political bedfell...



Registering bicycles will not prevent any accidents

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Registering bicycles will not prevent any accidents By Matthew Rascone The new, silver BMW that almost hit me while I was riding my bicycle near the corner of Broad a...



We need to be nice to cyclists...and play nicely

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Sydney Morning Herald: We need to be nice to cyclists...and play nicely TIM DICK December 1, 2009 Comments 45 As cyclists, we hate drivers, pedestrians and all other cyclists. As pedestria...



Correct the imbalance

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Hindu: Correct the imbalance C.K.MEENA He looked like a man who sold old newspapers. He got off his well-worn bicycle and, pausing at a bus-stop on Mysore Road, said something unintelligi...



Driver of car that dragged Newton cyclist is criminally charged

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Daily News Tribune: Driver of car that dragged Newton cyclist is criminally charged Daily News Tribune Posted Dec 01, 2009 @ 11:01 PM NATICK — Police have filed a criminal complaint ag...



Cyclists are not a menace, say Ken Livingstone and I

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

The Telegraph: Cyclists are not a menace, say Ken Livingstone and I By Andrew Gilligan Last updated: December 1st, 2009 Ken Livingstone and I made a tiny bit of history last night. We spoke...



Stop. Yield.

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

Philadelphia CityPaper: Stop. Yield. What can Idaho teach us about bike/car relations? by Brian Howard Published: Dec 1, 2009 The bike wars in Philadelphia have reached a fever pitch, where v...



Did Cops Try To Mow Down Cyclists?

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

LA Weekly: Did Cops Try To Mow Down Cyclists? By Dennis Romero in City News, Over the Weekend, community, crime, odd newsTue., Dec. 1 2009 @ 12:08PM The hardcore cyclist community in Los Angel...



Driver: up to 45 years in bike death

Monday, November 30, 2009

WOOD TV Grand Rapids: Driver: up to 45 years in bike death Kevin Babcock hit two bicyclists, killed one Updated: Monday, 30 Nov 2009, 8:19 PM EST Published : Monday, 30 Nov 2009, 11:53 AM EST ...



Driver cited after collision with bicyclist in Ypsilanti

Monday, November 30, 2009

AnnArbor.com: Driver cited after collision with bicyclist in Ypsilanti Posted: 8:53 a.m. November 30, 2009  A woman was cited for failing to yield Sunday after she pulled her Honda Civic out in...



Anger over bicyclist treatment

Monday, November 30, 2009

Metro: Anger over bicyclist treatment PHILADELPHIA. A few days after one of their own suffered serious facial injuries in a hit-and-run crash, city bicycle messengers upset with what one courier...



New program to educate cyclists

Monday, November 30, 2009

Collegiate Times: New program to educate cyclists Monday, November 30, 2009; 11:27 PM | 2 | ShareThis | Print by Kristen Dopieralski, news staff writer Virginia Tech has partnered with Yield t...



Linda man sentenced for killing bicyclist

Monday, November 30, 2009

The Appeal-Democrat: Linda man sentenced for killing bicyclist Sister of victim calls 11-year sentence insufficient November 30, 2009 12:20:00 PM By Rob Young/Appeal-Democrat Andrew Louis C...



Philly Bike Messengers To Rally At 16th & JFK At 5PM

Monday, November 30, 2009

Philebrity: Philly Bike Messengers To Rally At 16th & JFK At 5PM Sure, the proposed new bike bills by City Councilmen Frank DiCicco and Jim Kenney could be an expensive annoyance to the aver...



Bicycle Bill Gains Momentum

Monday, November 30, 2009

KCPW Salt Lake City: Bicycle Bill Gains Momentum 11.30.2009 by Elizabeth Ziegler (KCPW News) State Representative Carol Spackman Moss is introducing a bill to revamp Utah’s bicycle traffi...



Cyclists gear up to support climate change deal

Monday, November 30, 2009

Edinburgh Evening News: Cyclists gear up to support climate change deal Published Date: 30 November 2009 CYCLISTS will take to the streets of the Capital to show their support for reaching a cl...



Germany: Drunk cyclist gets 15 year cycling ban& he's not allowe

Monday, November 30, 2009

Road.cc: Germany: Drunk cyclist gets 15 year cycling ban… he's not allowed to skateboard either By tony_farrelly - Posted on 30 November 2009 A German student who was breathalyzed at ove...



Hit by car, bicyclist adjusts her attitude

Sunday, November 29, 2009

The Winston-Salem Journal: Hit by car, bicyclist adjusts her attitude By Scott Sexton | Journal Columnist Published: November 29, 2009 One minute on the morning of May 27, 2008, Peggy Haymes w...



Road Rage at Philly Newspapers

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Philadelphia Weekly: Road Rage at Philly Newspapers Why are Ronnie and Stu whipping up fear when cars and trucks pose a bigger threat? By Brendan Skwire Posted Nov. 29, 2009 It's hard to find a fri...



Man gets life sentence in '08 random killing

Saturday, November 28, 2009

The Des Moines Register: Man gets life sentence in '08 random killing BY TOM ALEX AND GRANT SCHULTE • TALEX@DMREG.COM • NOVEMBER 28, 2009 A man who stabbed a Des Moines bicyclist la...



Critical Mass cyclists to ride in honor of teen killed in accide

Friday, November 27, 2009

The Miami Herald: Critical Mass cyclists to ride in honor of teen killed in accident A teenage cyclist, struck and killed last month while riding along Biscayne Boulevard, will be memorialized. ...



Ranching, recreation collide in the great outdoors

Friday, November 27, 2009

The Los Angeles times: Ranching, recreation collide in the great outdoors The mountain biker was excited about her big race in Colorado's wilderness. And nothing irked the sheepherder like the sports...



Time to put the brakes on brakeless bikes

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

The Philadelphia Daily News: Time to put the brakes on brakeless bikes By Ronnie Polaneczky Philadelphia Daily News Daily News Columnist SO LAST WEEK came word that City Councilman Jim Kenne...



4 months for shooting at a cyclist seems awfully light

Monday, November 23, 2009

The Asheville Citizen-Times: 4 months for shooting at a cyclist seems awfully light JOHN BOYLE COLUMNIST • NOVEMBER 23, 2009 I find the legal system baffling at times.   The latest e...



Relationship between bikers, drivers at fever pitch

Monday, November 23, 2009

WTOP Washington D.C.: Relationship between bikers, drivers at fever pitch November 23, 2009 - 1:51pm Adam Tuss, wtop.com WASHINGTON -- It's a common scenario: A driver rounds a curve only to f...



Cut injury costs with bike paths

Monday, November 23, 2009

The Post and Courier: Cut injury costs with bike paths Monday, November 23, 2009 Almost every candidate in recent local elections talked about the need for municipalities to be more bicycle-fri...



A Daily News editorial

Monday, November 23, 2009

The Philadelphia Daily News: A Daily News editorial Last week, Councilman Frank DiCicco introduced legislation that would require bicyclists to become registered, for a onetime $20 fee. The reas...



If bicyclists want rights, they should follow rules

Monday, November 23, 2009

The Philadelphia Daily News: If bicyclists want rights, they should follow rules By Stu Bykofsky Philadelphia Daily News Daily News Columnist JUMP ON MY handlebars. Let's go for a ride. While I ...



Driver rebuts suit in cyclists' deaths

Saturday, November 21, 2009

The San Antonio Express: Driver rebuts suit in cyclists' deaths By Craig Kapitan - Express-News Attorneys for the motorist accused of killing a married couple riding a tandem bicycle last month...



A bicycle blitz in Center City

Saturday, November 21, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: A bicycle blitz in Center City By Allison Steele Inquirer Staff Writer Philadelphia police officers biked through Center City on a mission yesterday: to make bicycli...



Police charge woman in death of Va. Beach cyclist

Saturday, November 21, 2009

The Virginian-Pilot: Police charge woman in death of Va. Beach cyclist By Kathy Adams The Virginian-Pilot © November 21, 2009 VIRGINIA BEACH Police have charged a Virginia woman with re...



Cyclists hold memorial ride for killed colleague

Saturday, November 21, 2009

3 News New Zealand: Cyclists hold memorial ride for killed colleague SAT, 21 NOV 2009 4:35P.M. By Rachel Morton Several hundred cyclists took to State Highway 1 north of Wellington today to sp...



Man hit by car in Natick has surgery

Saturday, November 21, 2009

The MetroWest Daily News: Man hit by car in Natick has surgery By Abby Jordan/Daily News staff MetroWest Daily News Posted Nov 21, 2009 @ 12:14 AM NATICK — The 30-year-old man biking...



Cyclist shares story of how accident changed his life

Saturday, November 21, 2009

The Peoria Journal Star: Cyclist shares story of how accident changed his life LESLIE RENKEN/ JOURNAL STAR By STEVE DRISCOLL Posted Nov 21, 2009 @ 11:13 PM Last update Nov 22, 2009 @ 02:51 ...



Neighborhood fails to quell controversy over cyclists' speed

Saturday, November 21, 2009

The Arizona Republic: Neighborhood fails to quell controversy over cyclists' speed by Jane Larson - Nov. 21, 2009 12:00 AM The Arizona Republic Speed humps have come to Hidden Hills in another...



Driver may face raps for death of cyclist

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Visayan Daily Star: Driver may face raps for death of cyclist BY ADRIAN NEMES III Reckless imprudence resulting in homicide, multiple physical injuries and damage to properties may be file...



Police: Man charged with assault for shooting cyclist with pelle

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Austin American-Statesman: Police: Man charged with assault for shooting cyclist with pellet gun By Joshunda Sanders AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Friday, November 20, 2009 A former Austin High Sch...



A new way forward for cyclists and motorists

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Sydney Morning Herald: A new way forward for cyclists and motorists ROGER KALLA November 20, 2009 - 2:27PM The recent road rage incident in Sydney involving a lycra-clad road warrior confr...



Former Asheville fireman gets 4 months for shooting at cyclist

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Asheville Citizen-Times: Former Asheville fireman gets 4 months for shooting at cyclist BY CLARKE MORRISON • NOVEMBER 20, 2009 ASHEVILLE — A former Asheville firefighter will s...



Pedestrian deaths see cyclists targeted on the streets of Philad

Friday, November 20, 2009

Road.cc: Pedestrian deaths see cyclists targeted on the streets of Philadelphia By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 20 November 2009 It may take its name from two Greek words that combine to mean &...



Cyclist in Natick dragging alive, condition unknown

Friday, November 20, 2009

The MetroWest Daily News: Cyclist in Natick dragging alive, condition unknown By Abby Jordan/Daily News staff The MetroWest Daily News Posted Nov 20, 2009 @ 12:27 AM NATICK — The 30-...



No prison for driver who caused death of Hereford cyclist, Chris

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Hereford Times: No prison for driver who caused death of Hereford cyclist, Christopher Staunton 7:00am Friday 20th November 2009 A MOTORIST who caused the death of an elderly Hereford cycli...



Driver Sentenced Over Cyclist Policeman's Death

Friday, November 20, 2009

Radio New Zealand News: Driver Sentenced Over Cyclist policeman's Death A truck driver has escaped a jail term for the death of a high-ranking police officer. Superintendent Steve Fitzgerald died wh...



City cyclists cheer one bill, boo others

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: City cyclists cheer one bill, boo others By Jeff Shields Inquirer Staff Writer A less-motorized metropolis was the subject of City Council bills yesterday - one to allow ...



Fatal Crash for Man on Bicycle

Friday, November 20, 2009

Bainbridge Georgia Community News: Fatal Crash for Man on Bicycle Nov 20, 2009 A 65 year old man was killed after a collision with a semi just after 10 am Friday morning. Thomas Bryant, 65, o...



Mercury News Team: We Would Never Block the Bike Lane With Our G

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Portland Mercury: Mercury News Team: We Would Never Block the Bike Lane With Our Giant Ass News Van POSTED BY SARAH MIRK ON FRI, NOV 20, 2009 AT 6:06 PM That's right, the Mercury would neve...



Owosso man arrested in hit-and-run

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Owosso Argus-Press: Owosso man arrested in hit-and-run By The Argus-Press Friday, November 20, 2009 10:03 AM EST OWOSSO - Police arrested a 44-year-old Owosso man after he allegedly struck...



Bicyclist's leg mangled after hitting semi

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Orange County Register: Bicyclist's leg mangled after hitting semi By JON CASSIDY HUNTINGTON BEACH – A 26-year-old woman crashed her bicycle into a semi trailer Thursday and was tak...



Woman Charged with DUI After Hitting Bicyclist

Friday, November 20, 2009

WTVW Evansville: Woman Charged with DUI After Hitting Bicyclist Reported by: Web Producer Friday, Nov 20, 2009 @02:24pm CST An Evansville man who was hit by a car on his bicycle Thursday ni...



Police reenact crash that killed bicyclist in University City

Friday, November 20, 2009

KFMB San Diego: Police reenact crash that killed bicyclist in University City Posted: Nov 20, 2009 5:45 PM Updated: Nov 20, 2009 5:49 PM SAN DIEGO, Calif. (CBS 8) - There's a search for answer...



Bicyclist dies in early morning crash

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Pinellas Park Beacon: Bicyclist dies in early morning crash Article published on Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 PINELLAS PARK - A St. Petersburg man died from injuries suffered in an early Friday m...



Clinton Township woman arrested in hit-and-run of bicyclist

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Detroit News: Clinton Township woman arrested in hit-and-run of bicyclist Charles E. Ramirez / The Detroit News Roseville -- A Clinton Township woman has been arrested in connection with a ...



Councils problematic bicycle crackdown

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Philadelphia Citypaper: Council’s problematic bicycle crackdown Thursday, November 19th, 2009 at 3:00 pm posted by Isaiah Thompson This morning, Councilmembers Jim Kenney and Frank DiC...



Bristol takes a tighter grip on cyclist safety fears

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Evening Post: Bristol takes a tighter grip on cyclist safety fears Thursday, November 19, 2009, 14:00 Road safety for bikers and cyclists could be improved – by the introduction of 'p...



EDITORIAL: Cyclists win the leaf war

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Register-Guard: EDITORIAL: Cyclists win the leaf war “High priority” lanes must remain leaf-free Appeared in print: Thursday, Nov 19, 2009 Chicago gets snow. Eugene gets leaves...



Bicyclist charged with vehicular assault

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Seattle Post Intelligencer: Bicyclist charged with vehicular assault By LEVI PULKKINEN SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF A 32-year-old bicyclist accused of striking a child then fleeing the scene has be...



Former Asheville firefighter pleads guilty in cyclist shooting

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Asheville Citizen-Times: Former Asheville firefighter pleads guilty in cyclist shooting CLARKE MORRISON • NOVEMBER 19, 2009 ASHEVILLE — A former Asheville firefighter pleaded guilty...



Swanzey bicyclist still hospitalized after accident Monday

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Keene Sentinel: Swanzey bicyclist still hospitalized after accident Monday Updated Thursday, Nov. 19, 5 p.m. By Sentinel Staff Published: Thursday, November 19, 2009 The Swanzey bicyclist...



Lawrence man charged in hit-and-run accident that killed bicycli

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Lawrence Journal World & News: Lawrence man charged in hit-and-run accident that killed bicyclist By Jesse Fray Charges were filed Thursday against a Lawrence man accused in an Oct. 16 ...



The Fixer: Busting cars who park in bike lanes

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Toronto Star: The Fixer: Busting cars who park in bike lanes By Jack Lakey The Fixer Published On Thu Nov 19 2009 JACK LAKEY/TORONTO STAR Cyclists are asking Toronto police to get tough on dr...



Tension Between Cyclist And Drivers

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

KTUL: Tension Between Cyclist And Drivers posted 11/18/09 6:58 pm Tulsa, OK - After 3 fatal accidents last summer some riders are concerned there's even more tension on our streets. As they to...



Cyclist Upset by Charges Against Driver in Hit and Run

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

KSHB: Cyclist Upset by Charges Against Driver in Hit and Run Reported by: Ryan Kath Email: kath@nbcactionnews.com Last Update: 11/18 10:51 pm KANSAS CITY, Mo – A cyclist injured by a ...



Bellingham cyclist injured after slamming into side of truck

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

The Bellingham Herald: Bellingham cyclist injured after slamming into side of truck ISABELLE DILLS - THE BELLINGHAM HERALD A Bellingham woman was injured when she ran into the side of a truck whil...



Three-foot buffer for cyclists proposed on roads

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

The Journal News: Three-foot buffer for cyclists proposed on roads BY KEN VALENTI • KLVALENT@LOHUD.COM • NOVEMBER 18, 2009 Should motorists be required to give bicycle riders a 3-foot...



Bike vigilantes: Victims strike back

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

SF Weekly: Bike vigilantes: Victims strike back By Lauren Smiley Published on November 16, 2009 at 3:27pm A couple of weekends ago, Malcolm McMahon was on his way to buy a steel U-lock for...



Public Set To Sound Off About Bike Path Problems

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

KERO: Public Set To Sound Off About Bike Path Problems City Calls Upon Bike Groups To Solve Problems Erin Briscoe - ABC23 Southwest Reporter POSTED: 6:21 pm PST November 18, 2009 UPDATED: 8:5...



Council eyes new bike-ride regs

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

The Philadelphia Daily News: Council eyes new bike-ride regs By CATHERINE LUCEY Philadelphia Daily News As bicycle ridership increases - along with related accidents - two City Councilmen want...



Hit-and-Run Nearly Kills Cyclist Despite Bike Lane

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

The First Coast News: Hit-and-Run Nearly Kills Cyclist Despite Bike Lane Donna Deegan Taren Reed Created: 11/17/2009 10:57:04 PM Updated: 11/18/2009 11:54:22 AM JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Ro...



Naperville woman in alleged road rage incident seeks mental illn

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Examiner.com: Naperville woman in alleged road rage incident seeks mental illness alternative program November 17, 5:13 PMChicago Crime ExaminerDeborah O'Malley A Naperville woman accused of ...



Police: Driver in accident was texting about drug deal

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Burlington County Times: Police: Driver in accident was texting about drug deal By: DAVID LEVINSKY Burlington County Times A bicyclist was struck by a car on Route 70 in Medford Monday evenin...



Cyclist killed in Norwalk, gunman sought

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Press-Telegram: Cyclist killed in Norwalk, gunman sought From wire services Posted: 11/17/2009 06:57:44 AM PST NORWALK - Deputies searched today for a gunman who shot and killed a cyclis...



Colorado cyclists and drivers try to make canyons safer

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

BikeRadar: Colorado cyclists and drivers try to make canyons safer By Bruce Hildenbrand When Colorado enacted a comprehensive "cyclist rights" bill this summer many people thought it ...



Seven future improvements for the 15th Street bike lane

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Greater Greater Washington: Seven future improvements for the 15th Street bike lane by Stephen Miller • November 17, 2009 10:16 am DDOT's first protected contraflow bike lane is a sign...



Jacksonville wins bicycle friendly award  to the surprise of ma

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Florida Times Union: Jacksonville wins bicycle friendly award — to the surprise of many area cyclists They agree that while the city has improved, there's still a long way to go. BY L...



Police Cracking Down On Rogue Cyclists

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

MyFoxPhilly: Police Cracking Down On Rogue Cyclists PHILADELPHIA - They come in all shapes and sizes - bicycles and riders by the thousands who have descended on the streets of Center City Phila...



Fire official: Bicyclist only moderately hurt in crash where car

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Orange County register: Fire official: Bicyclist only moderately hurt in crash where car rolled By ALEJANDRA MOLINA AND BRUCE CHAMBERS THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER A bicyclist and the driv...



Service Announcements Serve Cycling Rules With Humor

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The New York Times: Service Announcements Serve Cycling Rules With Humor By SEAN PATRICK FARRELL   Tuesday night at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the pedestrian and cycling advocacy group Tra...



Cyclist dies in collision

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Arizona Daily Sun: Cyclist dies in collision Joshua Pete, 23, of Flagstaff becomes entangled with a city truck making a right turn from Butler Avenue into the recycling center. Tuesday, November...



Former Home Secretary calls for better facilities for Norwich cy

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Road.cc: Former Home Secretary calls for better facilities for Norwich cyclists By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 17 November 2009 Former Home Secretary Charles Clarke has urged Norwich City Council t...



U.S. teens report 'frightening' levels of texting while driving

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Washington Post: U.S. teens report 'frightening' levels of texting while driving 5,870 fatalities last year in crashes involving distracted drivers By Ashley Halsey III Washington Post Sta...



Drivers ignoring flashing red light

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

WPVI: Drivers ignoring flashing red light Tuesday, November 17, 2009 Katherine Scott EAKINS OVAL  November 17, 2009 (WPVI) -- Every motorist knows, or should know, that a flashing red ligh...



Bike regulation requires a more cohesive plan

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Daily Trojan: Bike regulation requires a more cohesive plan By FROM THE EDITORS · Daily Trojan Posted November 17, 2009 at 10:47 pm in From the Editors, Opinion Today, many student ...



Cycling-Australian mountain biker loses appeal against jail term

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Reuters: Cycling-Australian mountain biker loses appeal against jail term Tue Nov 17, 2009 9:52pm EST Email SYDNEY, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Former Australian mountain bike champion Chris Jongewaard...



Cyclists' fury after highway hit-run

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Geelong Advertiser: Cyclists' fury after highway hit-run Carl Dickens November 17th, 2009 TWO Geelong cyclists told of their anger and frustration yesterday after being struck by a hit-and-run ...



Austrian lawmakers up the ante on doping penalties

Monday, November 16, 2009

VeloNation Press: Austrian lawmakers up the ante on doping penalties by VeloNation Press at 8:30 PM EST Austria's sports and justice ministers announced an amendment on Monday to make the punishment...



Michael Bryant's lawyers seek crown's case in cyclist's death

Monday, November 16, 2009

The Toronto Star: Michael Bryant's lawyers seek crown's case in cyclist's death Peter Small Courts Bureau Published On Mon Nov 16 2009EmailPrintRepublishAdd to Favourites Report an error Former ...



Wildwood bicyclist in critical condition after colliding with ca

Monday, November 16, 2009

Press of Atlantic City: Wildwood bicyclist in critical condition after colliding with car By TRUDI GILFILLIAN Staff Writer | Posted: Monday, November 16, 2009 | 0 comments WILDWOOD - A 46-year-old...



Bicyclists not happy with London cycle superhighway

Monday, November 16, 2009

Mother Nature Network: Bicyclists not happy with London cycle superhighway Britain's largest national cyclist organization isn't happy about the London Mayor Boris Johnson's "Cycle Superhighways...



Cycling Demonstration Towns see growth in cyclist numbers

Monday, November 16, 2009

Road.cc: Cycling Demonstration Towns see growth in cyclist numbers By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 16 November 2009 The Department for Transport and Cycling England have announced that the level of ...



Four hurt in cyclist crash

Monday, November 16, 2009

Teletext: Four hurt in cyclist crash Four people have been injured in a crash between a car and a cyclist in Birmingham. The collision occurred in Blossomfield Road, Solihull where amublance cr...



Complaints about dangerous cyclists

Monday, November 16, 2009

Norwich Evening News: Complaints about dangerous cyclists Charles Clarke says more needs to be done to make Norwich safer for pedestrians and cyclists. DAN GRIMMER 16 November 2009 06:30   ...



Modern bicycle lights enhance safety, but the best are pricey

Monday, November 16, 2009

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Modern bicycle lights enhance safety, but the best are pricey By Rick Barrett of the Journal Sentinel Posted: Nov. 16, 2009 7:54 p.m. It could be an illuminatin...



CTC rejects calls to back minimum passing distance - but what do

Monday, November 16, 2009

Road.cc: CTC rejects calls to back minimum passing distance - but what do you think? By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 16 November 2009 The cyclists’ organisation CTC has rejected calls to throw...



Boy injured by alleged hit-and-run cyclist

Monday, November 16, 2009

KING5: Boy injured by alleged hit-and-run cyclist by OWEN LEI / KING 5 News Posted on November 16, 2009 at 6:29 AM Updated today at 6:40 AM SEATTLE - A 6 year-old Seattle boy is home from the...



Hundreds honor slain bicyclist with ride

Monday, November 16, 2009

The Greensboro News & Record: Hundreds honor slain bicyclist with ride MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2009 (Updated 10:37 am) By TIFFANY S. JONES Staff Writer HIGH POINT — Unseasonably war...



As bicycle ridership grows, Phila. tells scofflaws: Stop!

Sunday, November 15, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: As bicycle ridership grows, Phila. tells scofflaws: Stop! And look. And signal. An effort by police and a coalition hopes to prevent tragedies, like the two recent dea...



Family seeks answers in death of cyclist

Sunday, November 15, 2009

The Boston Globe: Family seeks answers in death of cyclist By Brock Parker Globe Correspondent / November 15, 2009 Zeeb was training to ride his bicycle across the country. Every other day, ...



Focus on safety as countdown to bicycle race begins

Sunday, November 15, 2009

The Arizona Daily Star: Focus on safety as countdown to bicycle race begins '08 car-bike crash that hurt 5 riders heightened concern By Patrick Finley ARIZONA DAILY STAR Tucson, Arizona | Pub...



Storm Grates Present Safety Hazard for Bicyclists

Sunday, November 15, 2009

WHSV: Storm Grates Present Safety Hazard for Bicyclists With a significant increase in the number of bicyclists around town, bicycle advocates are trying to make Harrisonburg a safer cycling com...



Elderly Man Hit By Bicyclist Dies

Sunday, November 15, 2009

WCVB: Elderly Man Hit By Bicyclist Dies Police Say Collision Appears To Be 'Terrible Accident' POSTED: 5:33 pm EST November 15, 2009 UPDATED: 6:06 pm EST November 15, 2009 BOSTON -- An 84-year-old...



San Jose, VTA to advance bike plans

Sunday, November 15, 2009

The San Jose Mercury news: San Jose, VTA to advance bike plans By Gary Richards grichards@mercurynews.com Posted: 11/15/2009 12:00:00 AM PST This has been the year of the bicyclist in the Sou...



Cyclists Ride In Honor Of David Sherman

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Digitriad.com: Cyclists Ride In Honor Of David Sherman Ashley Smith Created: 11/15/2009 7:11:01 PM Updated: 11/15/2009 11:52:29 PM High Point, NC -- Hundreds of cyclists gathered together ...



Idea has cyclists ready to rumble

Sunday, November 15, 2009

The Journal News: Idea has cyclists ready to rumble BY KEN VALENTI • KLVALENT@LOHUD.COM • NOVEMBER 15, 2009 Cycling advocates are scrambling to prevent the state from expanding its us...



Dick Prosence: Cyclists should ante up

Saturday, November 14, 2009

The Summit Daily News: Dick Prosence: Cyclists should ante up I have been riding bicycles for 76 of my 85 years. During those years I've ridden hundreds of miles of city streets, county roads, a...



No doubt about it -- this lane is for bike traffic

Saturday, November 14, 2009

The Washington Post: No doubt about it -- this lane is for bike traffic D.C. tries separating cyclists and drivers on part of 15th St. NW By Ashley Halsey III Washington Post Staff Writer Sa...



Meridian driver accused of hit and run after police say she stru

Friday, November 13, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Meridian driver accused of hit and run after police say she struck 13-year-old cyclist Police use a piece of the car that fell off during the crash to track down the Meridia...



Fitness: 33 reasons to cycle

Friday, November 13, 2009

BikeRadar: Fitness: 33 reasons to cycle By Matthew Barbour, Cycling Plus     You might ride to save the planet but you’re also saving your brain cells, improving family relations w...



Cyclist's Family Wants Cops to Care

Friday, November 13, 2009

NBC San Diego: Cyclist's Family Wants Cops to Care By R. STICKNEY Updated 12:45 PM PST, Fri, Nov 13, 2009 The family of Walter Freeman, a local cyclist killed Monday in a collision with a San ...



Help Uncover the Truth About Traffic Violence

Friday, November 13, 2009

Streetsblog: Help Uncover the Truth About Traffic Violence by Lily Bernheimer on November 13, 2009 Want to channel your anger over pedestrian and cyclist crashes into productive action? Livable...



Cyclists: Be seen and not hurt

Friday, November 13, 2009

BikeRadar: Cyclists: Be seen and not hurt Steve Worland Friday, Nov 13, 2009 11.15am I nearly knocked a cyclist off a few days ago. I don’t drive much but it was dark, cold and rainy, and...



Family's grief as road death accused walks free

Friday, November 13, 2009

The Arran Banner: Family's grief as road death accused walks free Published: 13 November, 2009 The grieving family of a cyclist who died on Arran in August 2008 spoke of their disappointment after ...



Death highlights bike safety

Friday, November 13, 2009

The Gainesville Sun: Death highlights bike safety By Cindy Swirko Staff writer Published: Friday, November 13, 2009 at 6:01 a.m. Last Modified: Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 11:02 p.m. A G...



After accident, city assesses mid-block crosswalks

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Morgan Hill Times: After accident, city assesses mid-block crosswalks Nov 12, 2009 By Natalie Everett - Staff Writer Traffic engineers are assessing the city's mid-block crosswalks for saf...



Spectator debate: Cyclists are a menace

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Spectator debate: Cyclists are a menace £28.75 inc vat Free Delivery In Stock   Product Description Eco-friendly saviours of the planet or self-regarding maniacs who represent haz...



Getting Away with It

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Portland Mercury: Getting Away with It Want to Kill Someone in Oregon? Use Your Car by Sarah Mirk AT ABOUT 2:30 AM last Wednesday, November 4, two drunken drivers in two separate cars str...



Kimberly Garrison: Readers weigh in on bike laws

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Philadelphia Daily News: Kimberly Garrison: Readers weigh in on bike laws By Kimberly Garrison Philadelphia Daily News Daily News Personal FItness Columnist MY COLUMN last week on the death o...



Aussie former politician says cyclists should be banned from roa

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Road.cc: Aussie former politician says cyclists should be banned from roads By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 12 November 2009 It seems that people making anti-cycling rants Down Under take their...



Cycling safety: Switch on to the darker nights

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Evening Telegraph: Cycling safety: Switch on to the darker nights Published Date: 12 November 2009 By Hannah Gray WITH the nights drawing in, most people's evening commute is now in the ...



Boris Johnson hits out at rogue cyclists

Thursday, November 12, 2009

BikeRadar: Boris Johnson hits out at rogue cyclists By James Costley-White London mayor Boris Johnson has angered safety campaigners by calling for action against cyclists who ride on pavements...



Cyclists do not have the same rights as motorists on roads

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

The Age: Cyclists do not have the same rights as motorists on roads CARL SCULLY November 11, 2009 "As a former roads minister, I thought cycling needed to be done in the appropriate context ...



More Bikes on City Streets

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

The Santa Barbara Independent: More Bikes on City Streets Santa Barbarans Are Shifting Gears Wednesday, November 11, 2009 by RALPH FERTIG "A man sees what he wants to see, and disregards...



Cyclist killed in traffic accident identified

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

The San Jose Mercury News: Cyclist killed in traffic accident identified By Sandra Gonzales sgonzales@mercurynews.com Posted: 11/11/2009 06:06:34 PM PST Updated: 11/11/2009 06:06:35 PM PST Author...



Former showjumper Christopher Robertson jailed for injuring cycl

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

The London Times: Former showjumper Christopher Robertson jailed for injuring cyclist Steve Bird A former international showjumper who critically injured a cyclist because he was taking up too muc...



US 3ft passing guru backs 1.5m rule for UK and challenges CTC to

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Road.cc: US 3ft passing guru backs 1.5m rule for UK and challenges CTC to do likewise By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 10 November 2009 Joe Mizereck, whose website www.3feetplease.com has been o...



Collision with police car kills bicyclist

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

The San Diego Union-Tribune: Collision with police car kills bicyclist Man, 63, pulls into path of cruiser at busy intersection BY DEBBI BAKER, ELEANOR YANG SU TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2009 AT MI...



City Records Big Spike In Commuter Cycling

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

The Gothamist: City Records Big Spike In Commuter Cycling   The number of commuters riding their bikes to work has increased by 26 percent over the past year, according to city statistics....



Daily Mail calls for prosecution of anti-social cyclists

Monday, November 09, 2009

Road.cc: Daily Mail calls for prosecution of anti-social cyclists By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 09 November 2009 The Department of Justice has revealed that the number of cyclists who have been pr...



Will San Joses New Bicycle Plan Mark Shift From Years of Car Pr

Monday, November 09, 2009

SF Streetsblog: Will San Jose’s New Bicycle Plan Mark Shift From Years of Car Privilege? by Matthew Roth on November 9, 2009 San Jose is on the verge of adopting its new bicycle plan at t...



There's no stopping 'lycra lout' cyclists as prosecutions for ru

Monday, November 09, 2009

The Daily Mail: There's no stopping 'lycra lout' cyclists as prosecutions for running red lights plummets By RAY MASSEY Last updated at 3:34 AM on 09th November 2009 Prosecutions of cyclists who ...



Yes, Parking  for Bikes

Monday, November 09, 2009

BU Today: Yes, Parking — for Bikes Space for 447 opens in Warren BY LESLIE FRIDAY They started showing up en masse a year ago, clustering around places like Marsh Chapel, the clock tower...



Bike Fort Collins seeks input from drivers on how to improve saf

Monday, November 09, 2009

The Coloradoan: Bike Fort Collins seeks input from drivers on how to improve safety BY NATE TAYLOR • NATETAYLOR@COLORADOAN.COM • NOVEMBER 9, 2009 Bicycle advocate group Bike Fort Co...



Inland area ranks high on pedestrian danger, study finds

Monday, November 09, 2009

The Press-Enterprise: Inland area ranks high on pedestrian danger, study finds By PE News on November 9, 2009 3:00 PM  The Riverside-San Bernardino area is the most dangerous place for p...



Path to good health, less pollution is the sidewalk: report

Monday, November 09, 2009

AFP: Path to good health, less pollution is the sidewalk: report (AFP) – 11 hours ago WASHINGTON — US pressure groups joined forces Monday to urge authorities to spend more to impro...



Teen won't be charged in bicyclist death

Monday, November 09, 2009

The News & Observer: Teen won't be charged in bicyclist death The State Highway Patrol will not file charges against a 17-year-old whose pickup truck struck and killed a teen bicyclist last ...



At what point does safety trump the right to drive?

Monday, November 09, 2009

The Baltimore Sun: At what point does safety trump the right to drive? By Michael Dresser | michael.dresser@baltsun.com November 9, 2009 There are people who simply should not be permitted to own...



Biking to safety

Sunday, November 08, 2009

The Roundup: Biking to safety Local safe ride coalition looks to NMSU to promote transportation safety By Jenna Candelaria, Staff Writer Published: Sunday, November 8, 2009 Updated: Mond...



Bicyclist killed in Long Beach after running red light

Sunday, November 08, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Bicyclist killed in Long Beach after running red light November 8, 2009 | 1:32 pm A bicyclist was killed Friday night in Long Beach after he rode through a red light and was ...



Boy will face charges in accident that killed cyclist Kevin Pavl

Saturday, November 07, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Boy will face charges in accident that killed cyclist Kevin Pavlis Published: 11/07/09 The teen who hit Kevin Pavlis in June will be in juvenile court on Monday. The 16-ye...



Are cyclist deaths really increasing?

Friday, November 06, 2009

The Guardian: Are cyclist deaths really increasing? The latest figures showing cycling casualties have alarmed campaigners. How worried should they be? Statistics for cycling deaths and injurie...



DfT stats show growth in number of cyclist casualties

Friday, November 06, 2009

Road.cc: DfT stats show growth in number of cyclist casualties By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 06 November 2009 Preliminary data released by the Department for Transport yesterday suggest that ...



New York Times' YouTube Investigation: Bicyclists Sometimes Run

Friday, November 06, 2009

S.F. Weekly: New York Times' YouTube Investigation: Bicyclists Sometimes Run Stop Signs By Matt Smith in Media, Public TransitFri., Nov. 6 2009 @ 3:45PM The odd media war unfolding in San Fran...



Cyclist deaths and injuries increase as more people take to the

Friday, November 06, 2009

The London Times: Cyclist deaths and injuries increase as more people take to the road Philip Pank, Transport Correspondent More people are taking to the road on two wheels, but government data yest...



Hybrid vehicles have higher pedestrian crashes

Friday, November 06, 2009

Consumer Reports: Hybrid vehicles have higher pedestrian crashes A recent report from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has found that hybrid electric vehicles ha...



Boy who hit cyclist Pavlis will be charged Monday, prosecutors s

Friday, November 06, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Boy who hit cyclist Pavlis will be charged Monday, prosecutors say Statesman staff - Idaho Statesman Published: 11/06/09 The 16-year-old boy who ran over and killed a well...



Bicyclist dies from accident injuries

Thursday, November 05, 2009

Morgan Hill Times: Bicyclist dies from accident injuries Nov 4, 2009 By Natalie Everett - Staff Writer The bicyclist who was struck by a driver while riding through a crosswalk near Community Park ...



Cyclists suffer number of unprovoked attacks

Thursday, November 05, 2009

Road.cc: Cyclists suffer number of unprovoked attacks By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 05 November 2009 Are unprovoked attacks on cyclists on the rise? It's a qustion worth asking following a nu...



What we should do in the wake of the death of Andre Steed

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Kimberly Garrison: What we should do in the wake of the death of Andre Steed By Kimberly Garrison Philadelphia Daily News Daily News Personal FItness Columnist I'M...



Lazy motorists endangering cyclists

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Independent: David Prosser: Lazy motorists endangering cyclists Thursday, 5 November 2009 It is now four months since the car knocked me off my bike, breaking my pelvis in three separate places....



Sharp rise in number of cyclists killed on roads

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Guardian: Sharp rise in number of cyclists killed on roads Jump in quarterly figures could be explained by a rush of inexperienced riders, according to cycling groups Peter Walker guardi...



Cyclist deaths rise as recession encourages more to use bikes

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Daily Mail: Cyclist deaths rise as recession encourages more to use bikes By DAILY MAIL REPORTER Last updated at 12:41 AM on 06th November 2009 The number of cyclists killed or seriously inju...



Santa Clara County reaches third settlement in case of deputy wh

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The San Jose Mercury News: Santa Clara County reaches third settlement in case of deputy who ran over cyclists. By Sandra Gonzales sgonzales@mercurynews.com Posted: 11/05/2009 07:09:09 PM PST Upda...



Rage Rides A Bicycle

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Chattanoogan: Roy Exum: Rage Rides A Bicycle by Roy Exum posted November 5, 2009 There is no rhyme nor reason why Christopher Thompson has just wrecked his life, but the story reeks of suc...



Cyclists and motorists on collision course

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Cyclists and motorists on collision course A physician's conviction in a bicycle crash case reveals a noxious form of road rage. By Meghan Daum November 5, 2009 On Mo...



San Franciscos Cyclists Facing Backlash for Flouting Rules of t

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The New York Times: San Francisco’s Cyclists Facing Backlash for Flouting Rules of the Road By SCOTT JAMES Published: November 5, 2009 With his lean frame topped by a shock of thick graying...



Driver admits hit-and-run death

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The New Zealand Herald: Driver admits hit-and-run death 5:09PM Thursday Nov 05, 2009 A Canterbury man drove drunk and killed a cyclist after being told he would not be served at a tavern in when he ...



Call For Cyclist Ban In Stevenage

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Comet: Call For Cyclist Ban In Stevenage 10:05 - 05 November 2009 A VISUALLY-IMPAIRED man is frightened and demoralised by thoughtless cyclists and skateboarders who ride at speed through pedest...



Bikers, walkers, drivers: Cant they all get along?

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Bikers, walkers, drivers: Can’t they all get along? By Peter Mucha Inquirer Staff Writer One side effect - or side-of-the-road effect - of the SEPTA strike see...



Talented and thoughtful young man's life cut short

Thursday, November 05, 2009

The Morgan Hill Times: Talented and thoughtful young man's life cut short Nov 5, 2009 By Natalie Everett - Staff Writer Rory Tomasello, actor, playwright and casual philosopher, died Monday,...



'Stop SMIDSY' campaign sparks pedestrian vs cyclist debate

Thursday, November 05, 2009

Road.cc: 'Stop SMIDSY' campaign sparks pedestrian vs cyclist debate By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 05 November 2009 It’s a given that cyclists feel threatened by the behaviour of some drivers...



Everything Motorists Want to Know About Cyclists

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Flathead Beacon: Everything Motorists Want to Know About Cyclists By Bill Schneider , 11-04-09 A few weeks back, I wrote about the rage a few motorists have for road cyclists. This week I'm...



Cyclists hope to make inroads

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Belleville Intelligencer: Cyclists hope to make inroads Posted By W. BRICE MCVICAR THE INTELLIGENCER Cyclists in Belleville may gain a little more control of the road depending upon the mun...



Cyclist died in collision with car

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Cyclist died in collision with car Wednesday, November 04, 2009, 15:21 AN elderly cyclist died after hitting a stationary car, an inquest has heard. Kenneth Atkins, aged 73, died after receiving fa...



Bicyclists Find a Winning Formula During Septa Strike

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

KYW: Bicyclists Find a Winning Formula During Septa Strike   by KYW's Hadas Kuznits Without public transportation, some people are turning to their bicycles to get around. Center city bi...



Motorist cited in bicycle fatality

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Southern Maryland Newspapers Online: Motorist cited in bicycle fatality Hollywood woman's ticket charges negligent driving Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009 By JOHN WHARTON Staff writer See related stori...



Three-feet rule debate hits national press

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Road.cc: Three-feet rule debate hits national press By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 04 November 2009 The Guardian Bike Blog has added its voice to the debate over a petition seeking to bring ab...



Cyclists v motorists: its war

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Wentworth Courier: Cyclists v motorists: it’s war NEWSTRANSPORT & TRAFFIC 04 NOV 09 @ 08:00AM BY MENIOS CONSTANTINOU It's cyclists vs motorists on Sydney's roads. Photo: PHIL ROG...



20 beers nets 20 years for driver who killed teen cyclist

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Holland Sentinel: 20 beers nets 20 years for driver who killed teen cyclist By Staff report The Holland Sentinel Posted Nov 04, 2009 @ 07:00 AM Holland, MI — A man police say was...



Petition for rules on overtaking cyclists gathers speed  but is

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Guardian: Petition for rules on overtaking cyclists gathers speed – but is it enough? Is a legal minimum of three feet better than nothing – or should we be rejecting that and asking ...



Norwich launches clampdown on anti-social cyclists

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Road.cc: Norwich launches clampdown on anti-social cyclists By Simon_MacMichael - Posted on 04 November 2009 Norwich has become the latest city to launch a crackdown on anti-social cycling, wit...



Morgan Hill bicyclist dies from injuries after being hit in cros

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The San Jose Mercury News: Morgan Hill bicyclist dies from injuries after being hit in crosswalk By Mark Gomez mgomez@mercurynews.com Posted: 11/04/2009 12:59:20 PM PST Updated: 11/04/2009 12...



Cyclist hit by car at crosswalk in Gresham

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

KGW: Cyclist hit by car at crosswalk in Gresham 05:45 PM PST on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 By DAVID KROUGH, KGW.com Staff GRESHAM, Ore. – A bicyclist was seriously hurt after being hit ...



Our View: 3-foot rule for drivers is a good safety measure

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Our View: 3-foot rule for drivers is a good safety measure - Idaho Statesman Published: 11/04/09 Drivers and cyclists must do a better job of sharing Boise's streets. And city code should reflect t...



Cyclist 'may have been pushed' into traffic

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

KATU: Cyclist 'may have been pushed' into traffic Story Published: Nov 4, 2009 at 7:29 AM PST Story Updated: Nov 4, 2009 at 5:53 PM PST By KATU News PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland police s...



Bicyclist dies from accident injuries

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Morgan Hill Times: Bicyclist dies from accident injuries Nov 4, 2009 By Natalie Everett - Staff Writer  The bicyclist who was struck by a driver while riding through a crosswalk near ...



Crash cyclist died after heart attack

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The South Wales Guardian: Crash cyclist died after heart attack 10:43am Wednesday 4th November 2009 A CAPEL Hendre cyclist died after he collided with a parked car outside the village post offi...



Imagine: L.A. bicyclists in the driver's seat, one day a week

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Imagine: L.A. bicyclists in the driver's seat, one day a week A group called cicLAvia wants to close major L.A. thoroughfares to cars and open them to bicyclists on Sunday...



Gossip of the Cyclers, and Other News of the Wheel

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The New York Times: Gossip of the Cyclers, and Other News of the Wheel By J. DAVID GOODMAN Robert Center was speeding down Broadway, his head down over the handlebars, his body curved for minim...



City study offers insight to causes of bike vs. car accidents

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The Fort Collins Coloradoan: City study offers insight to causes of bike vs. car accidents Bicyclists, motorists need to be aware and share the road NOVEMBER 3, 2009 A new city study offers ...



Road-rage verdict: victims speak

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

VeloNews: Road-rage verdict: victims speak Judge denies bail as the prosecutor says no cyclist would feel safe with Thompson on the road By Patrick Brady Published: Nov. 3, 2009 The courtroom gall...



Lightless cyclists playing Russian roulette

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The Times Colonist: Lightless cyclists playing Russian roulette BY DAVE OBEE, TIMES COLONISTNOVEMBER 3, 2009 The past couple of evenings have been scary, and it's not because of ghosts and ...



SF's bike injunction becomes absurd

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: SF's bike injunction becomes absurd By Steven T. Jones The three-year-old injunction against any bicycle-related improvements in San Francisco has gotten downrig...



A case of bike rage

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

Crosscut: A case of bike rage The dispute over an event at West Seattle's Lincoln Park unleashes a "cycle" of anger. Once again, parks make good battlefields. By Knute Berger Novembe...



Physician accused of deliberately injuring two bicyclists is con

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Physician accused of deliberately injuring two bicyclists is convicted Christopher Thompson, 60, is convicted of mayhem, assault with a deadly weapon and other charges in the c...



Woman Charged in Cyclist's Death Was Driving with Revoked Licens

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

WGHP: Woman Charged in Cyclist's Death Was Driving with Revoked License By Shelby BakerFOX8 News November 3, 2009 GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Eden woman charged with hitting and killing a bicyclist...



Paris cyclists need solutions

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The Queens University Journal: Paris cyclists need solutions Paris, France’s 2007 plan to help cut carbon emissions by implementing a shared bicycle-rental system will continue despite maj...



Bikes and cars: Can we share the road?

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Bikes and cars: Can we share the road? With more bikes on the road, drivers are frustrated -- and cyclists are at risk. Now’s the time for changes.   RELATED L.A....



Bicycle ire from cyclists, motorists and pedestrians. And then t

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Bicycle ire from cyclists, motorists and pedestrians. And then there's cycling on the sidewalk... November 2, 2009 | 4:14 pm This week's Health section article on cycling in ...



Physician convicted in cycling case

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Physician convicted in cycling case November 2, 2009 | 3:52 pm A physician accused of deliberately injuring two cyclists by slamming on his car’s brakes on a narrow Bre...



Dr. Thompson is found guilty of all counts in LA road rage trial

Monday, November 02, 2009

VeloNews: Dr. Thompson is found guilty of all counts in LA road rage trial. By Patrick Brady Published: Nov. 2, 2009 A Los Angeles Superior Court jury on Monday found Dr. Christopher Thomas ...



A new path to peace needed for cars, cyclists

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Toronto Star: Porter: A new path to peace needed for cars, cyclists By Catherine Porter Columnist Published On Sat Oct 31 2009 "Fellow Commuter, You have received this card becaus...



Motorists, cyclists urged to coexist

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Greensboro News & Record: Motorists, cyclists urged to coexist Recent hit-and-run is example of problem By Jason Hardin GREENSBORO NEWS AND RECORD Published: November 2, 2009 Greensb...



How to minimize accidents between autos and bicycles

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: How to minimize accidents between autos and bicycles   RELATED Bicyclists should stay on the defensive to stay safe Bikes and cars: Can we share the road? L.A.-ar...



Driver charged in fatal hit-and-run of bicyclist

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Greensboro News & Record: Driver charged in fatal hit-and-run of bicyclist MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2009 By DIONI L. WISE Staff Writer Related Links Article: Troopers sei...



Bicyclists should stay on the defensive to stay safe

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Bicyclists should stay on the defensive to stay safe Bicyclists must obey all the traffic laws that motorists do, but safety tactics may also help riders avoid accidents. ...



Poll shows 2-1 support for Burrard bike lane

Monday, November 02, 2009

Metronews: Poll shows 2-1 support for Burrard bike lane ‘Politically bold’ trial a success, ‘good transportation’: Councillor Accident numbers Preliminary numbe...



Bad drivers listen up: 'Sorry mate I didn't see you' doesn't cut

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Guardian: Bad drivers listen up: 'Sorry mate I didn't see you' doesn't cut it Have you witnessed or experienced a bicycle crash caused by bad driving? Report it to a new database and help cy...



L.A.-area biking resources

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: L.A.-area biking resources RELATED How to minimize accidents between autos and bicycles Bicyclists should stay on the defensive to stay safe Bikes and cars: Can we share the...



Watertown man, in alleged road rage, strikes bicyclist near Wate

Monday, November 02, 2009

Wicked Local Watertown: Watertown man, in alleged road rage, strikes bicyclist near Watertown Square Wicked Local Watertown Posted Nov 02, 2009 @ 04:47 PM Last update Nov 02, 2009 @ 05:12 PM...



Going the extra yard for cyclists

Monday, November 02, 2009

The Austin American Statesman: Getting There: Ben Wear: Going the extra yard for cyclists New 'safe-passing' ordinance by Austin City Council has stirred up drivers Monday, November 02, 2009 I...



Man Convicted of Driving Over Teen Cyclist

Monday, November 02, 2009

NBC Los Angeles: Man Convicted of Driving Over Teen Cyclist Updated 2:15 PM PST, Mon, Nov 2, 2009 Jurors took needed less than two hours Monday to convict a 22-year-old man of gross vehicular m...



In Defense of Jaywalking

Monday, November 02, 2009

Slate: In Defense of Jaywalking Banning the practice won't make pedestrians safer. By Tom Vanderbilt Posted Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at 4:01 PM ET Looking at any number of big-city dailies over ...



Burrard Bridge bike lane trial a success so far, survey finds

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The Vancouver Sun: Burrard Bridge bike lane trial a success so far, survey finds VANCOUVER SUNNOVEMBER 1, 2009 9:02 PM The Burrard Bridge bicycle lane trial has been a success with cyclists, ...



Roadshow: On right turns and bike lanes

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The San Jose Mercury News: Roadshow: On right turns and bike lanes By Gary Richards Mercury News Posted: 11/01/2009 01:00:00 AM PDT Q  One of the most interesting rules I learned for the...



Trends and lessons emerge from review of Fort Collins bike, car

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The Coloradoan: Trends and lessons emerge from review of Fort Collins bike, car crashes By Nate Taylor  Click here to see the data on bicycle accidents in Fort Collins Fort Collins officials s...



Cyclists have a lot riding on L.A. driver's trial

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Cyclists have a lot riding on L.A. driver's trial Bike riders see the case as a test of the system's support for their rights. RELATED Doctor denies trying to injure cyc...



Bicycles, cars need to share the road

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The News & Record: Bicycles, cars need to share the road SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2009 By JASON HARDIN Staff Writer Related Links Article: Troopers seize damaged SUV (Oct. 27) ...



Driver's suicide called 'a tragedy on top of a tragedy'

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The Des Moines Register: Driver's suicide called 'a tragedy on top of a tragedy' BY WILLIAM PETROSKI AND LEE ROOD • BPETROSKI@DMREG.COM • OCTOBER 31, 2009 Winterset, Ia. - An 80-year-...



Many in U.S. Want Texting at the Wheel to Be Illegal

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The New York Times: Many in U.S. Want Texting at the Wheel to Be Illegal By MARJORIE CONNELLY Published: November 1, 2009 Nearly all Americans say sending a text message while driving should...



DRIVEN TO DISTRACTION: Britain Sets Tough Laws for Texting While

Sunday, November 01, 2009

The New York Times: DRIVEN TO DISTRACTION: Britain Sets Tough Laws for Texting While Driving By ELISABETH ROSENTHAL Published: November 1, 2009 OXFORD, England — Inside the imposi...



Going berko over a bisycho

Saturday, October 31, 2009

The Sydney Morning Herald: Going berko over a bisycho October 31, 2009 Comments 22 You always know when you write about the battle for road supremacy between cyclists and motorists that you w...



Near-misses often deliberate, says GP

Saturday, October 31, 2009

The New Zealand Herald: Near-misses often deliberate, says GP 4:00AM Saturday Oct 31, 2009 By James Ihaka North Shore doctor and cycling fanatic Alastair Borwick says most cyclists have storie...



Miami Critical Mass riders find strength in numbers

Saturday, October 31, 2009

The Miami Herald: Miami Critical Mass riders find strength in numbers Scores of cyclists are taking the roads of Miami as part of the monthly Critical Mass ride. BY ANDRES VIGLUCCI FREEDOM: ...



Joseph Barnett: It's a wonder what bicycling can do for us

Saturday, October 31, 2009

The Tallahassee Democrat: Joseph Barnett: It's a wonder what bicycling can do for us JOSEPH BARNETT • MY VIEW • OCTOBER 31, 2009 I read a book called "The Seven Wonders of the ...



Cyclists are a menace debate in London next month

Friday, October 30, 2009

Road.cc: ‘Cyclists are a menace’ debate in London next month By Kevin Emery - Posted on 30 October 2009 Eco-friendly saviours of the planet or self-regarding maniacs who represent h...



Cyclists urge motorists to share the road

Friday, October 30, 2009

SC Now: Cyclists urge motorists to share the road JOHN D. RUSSELL/MORNING NEWS By TRACI BRIDGES Published: October 30, 2009 Updated: October 30, 2009 FLORENCE — As daylight-saving ...



Hit-and-run driver who hurt cyclist sentenced to 9 months in jai

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Salt Lake Tribune: Hit-and-run driver who hurt cyclist sentenced to 9 months in jail Injuries » Victim left with severe injuries that required learning to walk again. By Stephen Hunt ...



Trucker jailed over cyclists death crash

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Oxford Mail: Trucker jailed over cyclist’s death crash 5:49pm Friday 30th October 2009 A “CALLOUS” lorry driver has been jailed for two years after knocking a cyclist off his b...



Officials promise justice for cyclist Kevin Pavlis

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Officials promise justice for cyclist Kevin Pavlis But Ada County prosecutors say little information in Kevin Pavlis' death may be released. BY PATRICK ORR - porr@idahostat...



Laws may change for Boise cyclists, drivers

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Laws may change for Boise cyclists, drivers A task force issued 24 recommendations to the City Council to make Boise streets safer. BY BETHANN STEWART - bstewart@idahostate...



Changing Skyline: Pedaling in a lane that's their own

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Changing Skyline: Pedaling in a lane that's their own By Inga Saffron Inquirer Architecture Critic I was idling at a red light on 17th Street the other afternoon, at ease...



On the road for better education

Friday, October 30, 2009

Metro News: On the road for better education   Urban Compass by April Lindgren METRO TORONTO October 30, 2009 5:39 a.m. I’ve finally started riding my bicycle to work. It doesn&...



City puts bicyclists directly in the path of motorists

Friday, October 30, 2009

USA Today: City puts bicyclists directly in the path of motorists In one of the busiest shopping districts in Long Beach, Calif., bicyclists are kings of the road in an experiment that turns fru...



Iowa man charged in fatal hit-and-run is dead of apparent suicid

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Des Moines Register: Iowa man charged in fatal hit-and-run is dead of apparent suicide BY WILLIAM PETROSKI AND LEE ROOD • BPETROSKI@DMREG.COM • OCTOBER 30, 2009 Winterset, Ia. -...



Driver in fatal Amherst bike accident gets probation

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Daily Hampshire Gazette: Driver in fatal Amherst bike accident gets probation By NICK GRABBE Staff Writer Friday, October 30, 2009 BELCHERTOWN - The driver of the vehicle that struck an...



LA road-rage trial closing arguments wrap up

Friday, October 30, 2009

VeloNews: LA road-rage trial closing arguments wrap up By Patrick Brady Published: Oct. 30, 2009 Prosecutors and defense attorneys made closing arguments Thursday in Los Angeles, in the trial ...



Cyclist claims doctor deliberately caused crash

Friday, October 30, 2009

MSNBC: Cyclist claims doctor deliberately caused crash Suit alleges L.A. physician hit brakes to cause wreck, which was no accident updated 10:50 a.m. PT, Fri., Oct . 30, 2009 LOS ANGELES - A ...



Mallard's road skirmish

Friday, October 30, 2009

The New Zealand Herald: Mallard's road skirmish 6:52AM Friday Oct 30, 2009 Labour MP Trevor Mallard has defended his role in a skirmish with a motorist who allegedly upset a group of cyclists the mi...



The road is there to share

Friday, October 30, 2009

The Brisbane Times: The road is there to share MICHAEL OREILLY October 30, 2009 - 6:30AM As a keen recreational cyclists who often rides more than 250 kilometres a week, mostly on the roads of...



LA road-rage defendant says he stopped to try to take a picture

Thursday, October 29, 2009

VeloNews: LA road-rage defendant says he stopped to try to take a picture By Patrick Brady Published: Oct. 29, 2009 Dr. Christopher Thomas Thompson said he never intended to hurt a pair of cyclists...



Cycling in Chinese city is anything but leisurely

Thursday, October 29, 2009

The Toronto Star: Cycling in Chinese city is anything but leisurely WILLIAM FOREMAN the Associated Press Published On Thu Oct 29 2009 GUANGZHOU, China – A friend sent me a YouTube link ...



Woman charged over collision with cyclists

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Stuff: Woman charged over collision with cyclists Stuff.co.nz Last updated 12:23 29/10/2009 A young woman driver will appear in court for careless driving after she allegedly ploughed into cy...



Friends fury over accident verdict on cyclist crushed by lorry

Thursday, October 29, 2009

The London Evening Standard: Friends’ fury over accident verdict on cyclist crushed by lorry Benedict Moore-Bridger 29.10.09 Friends of a cyclist who was killed in a collision with a 32-...



Rivkin sentenced for running down cyclist

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Pensacola News Journal: Rivkin sentenced for running down cyclist KRIS WERNOWSKY • KWERNOWSKY@PNJ.COM • OCTOBER 29, 2009 There are no winners.  Michael Steele, a young husband and a ...



Phila. Man Dies After Being Struck by Bicyclist

Thursday, October 29, 2009

KYW: Phila. Man Dies After Being Struck by Bicyclist   by KYW's Pat Loeb The death of a Philadelphia paralegal after he was hit by a bike has prompted a center city law firm to offer a $10,000...



Jury begins deliberations in teen bicyclist's death

Thursday, October 29, 2009

The Orange County Register: Jury begins deliberations in teen bicyclist's death In closing arguments, prosecution says Jeffrey Woods was driving like a "maniac' when he struck Danny Oates; ...



84 cyclists caught without lights in Oxford street check

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Oxford Times: 84 cyclists caught without lights in Oxford street check 11:31am Wednesday 28th October 2009 A month-long crackdown on cyclists riding around Oxford’s streets without lights ...



Tragic cyclist 'caught in lorry's blind spot'

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Islington Gazette: Tragic cyclist 'caught in lorry's blind spot' 28 October 2009 A CYCLIST crushed under the wheels of a cement mixer could have been in its blind spot, a court heard. Trainee a...



Bicyclists encounter twine strung across Rio Grande Trail

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Aspen Times: Bicyclists encounter twine strung across Rio Grande Trail Aspen Times staff report Aspen, CO Colorado PITKIN COUNTY — Twine strung tautly enough across the Rio Grande Trail...



Doctor denies trying to injure cyclists

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Doctor denies trying to injure cyclists Defendant says he was trying to photograph people who were riding dangerously on narrow Mandeville Canyon Road. By Jack Leonard Octobe...



Dr. Thompson takes the stand in his trial on assault charges.

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

VeloNews: Dr. Thompson takes the stand in his trial on assault charges. By Patrick Brady Published: Oct. 28, 2009 Dr. Christopher Thomas Thompson took the stand in his defense on Tuesday after...



No charges for driver who hit man on bicycle

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Cape Cod Times: No charges for driver who hit man on bicycle October 28, 2009 TRURO — The police have decided not to bring criminal charges against the driver of a sport utility veh...



Yes, you can get arrested for bicycling while intoxicated

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Sacramento Bee: Yes, you can get arrested for bicycling while intoxicated By Tony Bizjak Published: Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009 - 12:00 am | Page 3B Last Modified: Wednesday, Oct. 28, 200...



Plea deal for Linda man who killed bicyclist

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

The Appeal-Democrat: Plea deal for Linda man who killed bicyclist October 28, 2009 10:15:00 AM By Rob Young/Appeal-Democrat A Linda man who was allegedly under the influence of drugs when th...



Vehicular homicide charge in bike death

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

The Daily Post Athenian: Vehicular homicide charge in bike death Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Jeremy Belk Staff Writer A Philadelphia man has been indicted by the McMinn County Grand Jury on vehi...



Phys Ed: Do More Bicyclists Lead To More Injuries?

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

The New York Times: Phys Ed: Do More Bicyclists Lead To More Injuries? By GRETCHEN REYNOLDS Recently, surgeons and emergency room physicians at the Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center in Denv...



Man struck by bicyclist in Center City dies

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Man struck by bicyclist in Center City dies By Allison Steele Inquirer Staff Writer The 40-year-old paralegal who was hospitalized earlier this month after apparently bei...



Driver says he didn't see cyclist before fatal hit

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

The Toronto Sun: Driver says he didn't see cyclist before fatal hit By TONY BLAIS, COURT BUREAU Last Updated: 27th October 2009, 4:22am Despite three witnesses all saying they saw a 77-year-old man...



Cyclists and Skaters May Get to Ride on Sidewalks

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

WCIV: Cyclists and Skaters May Get to Ride on Sidewalks posted 10/27/09 8:25 pm If passed tonight, it will become legal for bicyclists and skateboarders to ride on some city sidewalks.  Riding...



Cyclists demand action over blackspots

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

The Galway News: Cyclists demand action over blackspots Tue 27th October 2009 Impatient motorists putting lives at risk CYCLISTS are being forced off the road by impatient motorists who are taking ...



Prosecution rest in LA road rage case. Defense will call witness

Monday, October 26, 2009

VeloNews: Prosecution rest in LA road rage case. Defense will call witnesses Monday. By Patrick Brady Published: Oct. 26, 2009 Los Angeles Deputy District Attorney Mary Stone rested the prosecution...



'Bike rage' highlighted as police target bad cyclists

Monday, October 26, 2009

Cambridge News: 'Bike rage' highlighted as police target bad cyclists A CYCLIST smashed into a car, carrying a mother and child, in a terrifying bike rage attack in Cambridge. The rider deliber...



Police launch crackdown on cyclists

Monday, October 26, 2009

The Oxford Times: Police launch crackdown on cyclists 3:46pm Monday 26th October 2009 Police are launching their Cycle Lights campaign in Oxford tomorrow. In the last five years, three cyclist...



Police to enforce bicycle laws more heavily to increase safety

Monday, October 26, 2009

The Bellingham Herald: Police to enforce bicycle laws more heavily to increase safety HANNAH BOSTWICK - THE BELLINGHAM HERALD BELLINGHAM - With the onset of worsening weather conditions and few...



Boulder County cyclist-motorist group presents ideas for canyons

Monday, October 26, 2009

The Daily Camera: Boulder County cyclist-motorist group presents ideas for canyons New signs, clean shoulders and increased enforcement among recommendations By Laura Snider Camera Staff Writer...



Hit-and-run driver 'targeting cyclists'

Sunday, October 25, 2009

The New Zealand Herald: Hit-and-run driver 'targeting cyclists' 4:00AM Sunday Oct 25, 2009 By Anna Leask The driver of a ute that ran down and fatally injured an Auckland doctor as he trained ...



Cyclist testifies in car-versus-bike case

Saturday, October 24, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Cyclist testifies in car-versus-bike case The driver accused in a Brentwood assault case once forced him off the road, witness says. By Jack Leonard October 24, 2009 A cyc...



Two-wheel troublemaking: Have motorists let bicyclists' 'rights'

Friday, October 23, 2009

USA Today: Two-wheel troublemaking: Have motorists let bicyclists' 'rights' go too far? 08:30 AM Have bicyclists "rights? gone too far? For a decade, urban bicyclists have become more bra...



Survey: 90 percent of avid Oregon bicyclists also own, drive car

Friday, October 23, 2009

The Oregonian: Survey: 90 percent of avid Oregon bicyclists also own, drive cars By Joseph Rose, The Oregonian October 23, 2009, 8:09AM Despite the belief that bicyclists are getting a free ri...



Cyclists push for tougher drink-drive restrictions

Friday, October 23, 2009

The Dominion Post: Cyclists push for tougher drink-drive restrictions By KAY BLUNDELL - The Dominion Post Last updated 05:00 23/10/2009 Angry Kapiti Coast cyclists have launched a campaign de...



MPs respond to national road safety report with call for clampdo

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Road.cc: MPs respond to national road safety report with call for clampdown on anti social cyclists By tony_farrelly - Posted on 22 October 2009 In a move which many will interpret as blaming t...



City strives to make roads safer for cyclists

Thursday, October 22, 2009

The Capital: City strives to make roads safer for cyclists After safety effort, police will warn night riders without lights By SHANTEE WOODARDS, Staff Writer Published 10/22/09 Bikers have r...



'I wanted to teach them a lesson."  Road rage trial resumes.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

VeloNews: 'I wanted to teach them a lesson." — Road rage trial resumes. LAPD investigator tells jury in road rage trial he was shocked at a driver's comments. By Patrick Brady Publi...



Defense attorney cross-examines cyclists in LA road rage case

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

VeloNews: Defense attorney cross-examines cyclists in LA road rage case By Patrick Brady Published: Oct. 20, 2009 Two cyclists were looking for a fight before an incident that led to assault c...



Texting cyclist struck by car

Monday, October 19, 2009

The Vancouver Sun: Texting cyclist struck by car BY TREVOR WILHELM, THE WINDSOR STAROCTOBER 19, 2009COMMENTS (14) Several teenagers witnessed a horrifying sight outside Holy Names school Monday wh...



Cyclists make nice to drivers

Monday, October 19, 2009

The Toronto Star: Cyclists make nice to drivers Effort to defuse 'car war' tensions as Michael Bryant faces Monday court hearing Donovan Vincent Staff Reporter Published On Mon Oct 19 2009 ...



Culture clash

Saturday, October 17, 2009

The Nelson Mail: Culture clash MARTIN DE RUYTER/The Nelson Mail  Find a cyclist and you’ll find a war story – a tale of an unhappy encounter with some motorist, recounted wit...



Mob attacks cops after fatal mishap

Saturday, October 17, 2009

The Telegraph: Mob attacks cops after fatal mishap A sub-inspector and three constables were injured when a mob attacked policemen at the site of a mishap on Jessore Road in which a truck had ru...



Cyclists: "Stop (Stop) Using Cars as a Weapon!"

Saturday, October 17, 2009

The SunBreak: Cyclists: "Stop (Stop) Using Cars as a Weapon!" By Michael van Baker Editor This week City of Seattle attorney Tom Carr and Senate Judiciary Chair Adam Kline (D-37) s...



Cyclist testifies that doctor deliberately caused Brentwood coll

Saturday, October 17, 2009

The Los Angeles Times: Cyclist testifies that doctor deliberately caused Brentwood collision Riding on a narrow stretch of Mandeville Canyon Road, the rider and his bicycling partner were injure...



Cyclists face new hazard along paths

Friday, October 16, 2009

KOB.com: Cyclists face new hazard along paths Posted at: 10/16/2009 9:26 PM | Updated at: 10/16/2009 10:19 PM By: Antoinette Antonio, Eyewitness News 4; Charlie Pabst, KOB.com A warning for b...



City Council meeting will address cyclist harassment amendment

Friday, October 16, 2009

The Missourian: City Council meeting will address cyclist harassment amendment Friday, October 16, 2009 | 2:52 p.m. CDT BY MAGGIE SQUIRES COLUMBIA — An amendment that would add pedestri...



Bicyclist not injured in Tuesday collision

Thursday, October 15, 2009

The Daily Orange: Bicyclist not injured in Tuesday collision By Sara Tracey Posted: 10/15/09, 2:58 AM EST Section: News The Syracuse University student who struck a woman on a bicycle with a c...



More from bicyclist club's traffic justice summit

Thursday, October 15, 2009

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: More from bicyclist club's traffic justice summit At least 200 people turned out Wednesday for the Cascade Bicycle Club's Traffic Justice Summit, which was held a...



Dispute between driver, bicyclist ends in Campbell County court

Thursday, October 15, 2009

The News & Advance: Dispute between driver, bicyclist ends in Campbell County court Campbell County Judge laments lack of civility on area roads By CHRIS DUMOND Published: October 15, 2...



Bicyclist Asks Motorist to Share the Road, Witness Claims Motori

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

SF Weekly: Bicyclist Asks Motorist to Share the Road, Witness Claims Motorist Shared His Fist Instead By Ashley Harrell in Crime, Law & Order, Local NewsWed., Oct. 14 2009 @ 12:59PM Bicy...



Driver fears for errant cyclists

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Forres Gazette: Driver fears for errant cyclists Published: 14 October, 2009 A FORRES woman is calling on cyclists to "obey the rules of the Highway Code" to prevent an accident happening...



Drunk Driver Accused of Killing Bicyclist

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Fox8.com: Drunk Driver Accused of Killing Bicyclist Kevin FreemanFox 8 Reporter AKRON -- An Akron man is being held on $1 million bond Wednesday, accused of driving under the influence of alcohol an...



James Martin 'didn't breach rules' with anti-cyclist column

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

BikeRadar.com: James Martin 'didn't breach rules' with anti-cyclist column By James Costley-White The Press Complaints Commission says TV chef James Martin didn't breach its code of conduct (Ph...



Deadly car vs. bike accidents: Should they be a crime?

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Deadly car vs. bike accidents: Should they be a crime? Susanne Scaringi died after her bicycle slammed into the side of a van that abruptly pulled in front of her. The...



Cyclist dragged 200M to his death

Monday, October 12, 2009

The Montreal Gazette: Cyclist dragged 200M to his death Kevin Connell's family outraged that driver wasn't tested for drugs or alcohol at the scene BY MAX HARROLD, THE GAZETTEOCTOBER 12, 20...



Bicyclist in Greenport airlifted after being hit by car

Monday, October 12, 2009

Newsday.com: Bicyclist in Greenport airlifted after being hit by car October 12, 2009 By JOHN VALENTI john.valenti@newsday.com A 61-year-old man riding his bicycle in Greenport had to be airli...



California road-rage case heads for court

Monday, October 12, 2009

VeloNews: California road-rage case heads for court By Patrick Brady Published: Oct. 12, 2009 A California emergency-room physician faces trial this week on multiple felony charges stemming fr...



Driver who knocked down cyclist banned

Monday, October 12, 2009

Asian News: Driver who knocked down cyclist banned October 12, 2009 A MAN who drove off after knocking down a woman cyclist has been banned from driving for six months by Manchester magistrates...



The thrills and spills of a commuting cyclist

Sunday, October 11, 2009

The Sunday Star-Times: The thrills and spills of a commuting cyclist By MICHAEL DONALDSON - Sunday Star Times Last updated 05:00 11/10/2009 OPINION: IT'S ALMOST impossible to bring perspective on ...



Are women cyclists in more danger than men?

Friday, October 09, 2009

The BBC: Are women cyclists in more danger than men?   By Sarah Bell BBC News Women cyclists make up a far higher proportion of deaths involving lorries than men. Why? Many of the fata...



Cop 'pepper sprayed, rammed cyclist'

Friday, October 09, 2009

The Australian: Cop 'pepper sprayed, rammed cyclist' By staff writers | October 09, 2009 Article from: news.com.au A NEW ZEALAND police officer has been accused of pepper spraying a cyclist who wa...



Cyclist at fault in crash with car

Thursday, October 08, 2009

The Santa Cruz Sentinel: Cyclist at fault in crash with car A 67-year-old woman is nursing her injuries after being struck by a car in front of a shopping center on East Cliff Drive near 17th Av...



Santa Clara County settles with cyclist's mom for $1.2 million

Thursday, October 08, 2009

The San Jose Mercury News: Santa Clara County settles with cyclist’s mom for $1.2 million By Julia Prodis Sulek jsulek@mercurynews.com Posted: 10/08/2009 06:49:36 PM PDT Updated: 10/08/...



Trial begins in 14-year-old bicyclist's death

Thursday, October 08, 2009

The Orange County Register: Trial begins in 14-year-old bicyclist's death Prosecutor: Jeffrey Woods was on drugs and texting when he struck and killed Danny Oates; defense attorney: Woods hada s...



City's cyclists may follow 'Idaho stop law'

Tuesday, October 06, 2009

Winnipeg Free Press: City's cyclists may follow 'Idaho stop law' By: Bartley Kives 6/10/2009 1:00 AM  THE city may consider letting cyclists roll through intersections with stop signs w...



Cycling Advocates Call For Stop To Cyclist-Bashing

Monday, October 05, 2009

Voxy: Cycling Advocates Call For Stop To Cyclist-Bashing Monday, 5 October, 2009 - 12:29 The Cycling Advocates Network (CAN) is calling for a stop to cyclist-bashing on the roads and in the m...



St. Mary's Bicyclist Killed

Monday, October 05, 2009

The Washington Post: St. Mary's Bicyclist Killed By Matt Zapotosky Washington Post Staff Writer Monday, October 5, 2009; 3:54 PM A St. Mary's County man out for a bike ride was killed Monday...



Bus knocks down cyclist, mob disrupts traffic

Monday, October 05, 2009

The Times of India: Bus knocks down cyclist, mob disrupts traffic RANCHI: An irate mob on Monday blocked NH-23 for several hours in protest against the mowing down of a cyclist by a speeding b...



City to settle with injured bicyclist over North Portland inters

Monday, October 05, 2009

The Oregonian: City to settle with injured bicyclist over North Portland intersection By Janie Har, The Oregonian October 05, 2009, 4:25PM A bicyclist whose run-in with an automobile two years ago ...



Answers sought in cyclists' death

Saturday, October 03, 2009

The San Antonio Express-News: Answers sought in cyclists' deaths By Vianna Davila - Express-News A day after the Bexar County Sheriff's Office said charges would not likely be filed in a bicycl...



Driver who hit Minneapolis cyclist is sought

Friday, October 02, 2009

The Star Tribune: Driver who hit Minneapolis cyclist is sought Minneapolis police are treating the case as an assault and are looking for the driver of a silver or gray Volvo wagon. By JIM FOTI...



Tandem bicyclists die in pickup accident

Friday, October 02, 2009

The San Antonio Express-News: Tandem bicyclists die in pickup accident By Michelle Mondo and Eva Ruth Moravec - Express-News A couple who survived a head-on collision two years ago were killed Thurs...



Sheriff Files Charge Against Driver Whose Truck Hit Bicyclist

Friday, October 02, 2009

The Greeneville Sun: Sheriff Files Charge Against Driver Whose Truck Hit Bicyclist Published: 11:28 AM, 10/02/2009 Last updated: 11:33 AM, 10/02/2009 BY BILL JONES STAFF WRITER After an inves...



Police patrols to target cyclists

Thursday, October 01, 2009

The Age.com: Police patrols to target cyclists THOMAS HUNTER October 1, 2009 - 12:56PM   Crackdown on rogue cyclists Police to crackdown on cyclists who they say are wearing inappropria...



Three charged after Rye road rage incident involving car and bic

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Foster's Daily Democrat: Three charged after Rye road rage incident involving car and bicycles By Geoff Cunningham Jr. gcunningham@fosters.com Thursday, October 1, 2009 RYE— Three men a...



Cops: We chased cyclist who refused to stop

Thursday, October 01, 2009

The Jersey Journal: Cops: We chased cyclist who refused to stop Thursday, October 01, 2009 When a Jersey City cop thought he saw the butt of a gun sticking out a bike rider's waistband Tuesday ...



Norwalk man arrested, charged in hit-skip that left two teen bic

Thursday, October 01, 2009

The Norwalk Reflector: Norwalk man arrested, charged in hit-skip that left two teen bicyclists seriously injured By CARY ASHBY - Reflector Staff Writer | Thursday October 01 2009, 11:33am Bellevue r...



Cyclist's family sue for £500,000

Thursday, October 01, 2009

BBC: Cyclist's family sue for £500,000 The widow of champion Scottish cyclist Jason MacIntyre who was killed following a road accident last January is seeking £500,000 damages. Caro...



Cyclist struck in Boulder crosswalk

Thursday, October 01, 2009

The Daily Camera: Cyclist struck in Boulder crosswalk Driver ticket by police, cyclist has non-life threatening injuries John Aguilar, Camera Staff Writer Posted: 10/01/2009 03:25:08 PM MDT A...



Car Driver, 2 Bicyclists Charged In Road-Rage Incident

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

WMUR: Car Driver, 2 Bicyclists Charged In Road-Rage Incident Police Say Driver Acted Recklessly, Bicyclists Threatened Driver With Rocks POSTED: 5:04 pm EDT September 30, 2009 RYE, N.H. -- Rye...



Cyclists: Riding a mile in their shoes

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

The Diamondback Online: Cyclists: Riding a mile in their shoes By Mike DiMarco Published: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 In an argument solely based on why I ...



Driver won't be charged in collision that killed cyclist at Milw

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Driver won’t be charged in collision that killed cyclist at Milwaukee and Emerald - Idaho Statesman Published: 09/30/09 Boise Police say they will not charge a drive...



School district could backpedal on policy

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Albany Times Union: School district could backpedal on policy Saratoga Springs board to consider modifying ban on riding bikes to schools By DENNIS YUSKO, Staff writer First published: Tuesday...



Man Recovering from 'Bike Rage' Hit and Run

Monday, September 28, 2009

KSHB: Man Recovering from 'Bike Rage' Hit and Run Reported by: Ryan Kath Email: kath@nbcactionnews.com Last Update: 9/28 11:10 pm KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A bicyclist is nursing several inj...



Safety cushion sought for bicycle riders

Sunday, September 27, 2009

The Argus Leader: Safety cushion sought for bicycle riders Son of accident victim pursues change in law Peter Harriman, September 27, 2009 When Tony Anderson's father was killed in a collision...



Cyclist critical after Tamaki Drive 'carnage'

Sunday, September 27, 2009

The New Zealand Herald: Cyclist critical after Tamaki Drive 'carnage' 5:00AM Sunday Sep 27, 2009 By Heather McCracken A cyclist was critically injured and three others hurt when a car ploughed...



Cyclist hopes to fight LaSalle's bike ban

Saturday, September 26, 2009

The Windsor Star: Cyclist hopes to fight LaSalle's bike ban Wants to get bikes back in Brunet Park BY CHRIS THOMPSON, THE WINDSOR STARSEPTEMBER 26, 2009 WINDSOR, Ont. -- A LaSalle bike ent...



Bicyclists vs. Pedestrians: An Armistice

Saturday, September 26, 2009

The New York Times, Op Ed: Bicyclists vs. Pedestrians: An Armistice By ROBERT SULLIVAN Published: September 26, 2009 ONE of the great battlefields in the war between bicyclists and pedestrians...



Couriers launch their own PR blitz over handling of cyclist's tr

Friday, September 25, 2009

The Globe and Mail: Couriers launch their own PR blitz over handling of cyclist's traffic death ANTHONY REINHART From Friday's Globe and Mail Last updated on Friday, Sep. 25, 2009 04:42AM ED...



Jury selection begins today in teen bicyclist's death, father sa

Friday, September 25, 2009

The Orange County Register: Jury selection begins today in teen bicyclist's death, father says Jeffrey Woods, the defendant, is accused of texting a drug deal about the same time he was suspecte...



Cyclists have been angered by speed bumps but residents welcome

Friday, September 25, 2009

The Times: Cyclists have been angered by speed bumps but residents welcome them Motorists have complained about them for years, and now it’s the turn of cyclists to curse the speed bump. F...



ValleyRide van driver charged in Eagle cyclist's death

Thursday, September 24, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: ValleyRide van driver charged in Eagle cyclist's death Michael Perkins of Boise is the first to face prosecution in a series of deadly crashes that started this spring. BY ...



Driver hits bicyclist following argument in Flint

Thursday, September 24, 2009

MLive.com: Driver hits bicyclist following argument in Flint By Laura Angus September 24, 2009, 4:20PM Tim Jagielo | Flint Journal A male bicyclist is taken to McLaren Hospital after being hi...



Trucker who hit cyclist, 9, in Plainfield won't face charges

Thursday, September 24, 2009

MyCentralJersey.com: Trucker who hit cyclist, 9, in Plainfield won't face charges BY MARK SPIVEY • STAFF WRITER • SEPTEMBER 24, 2009 PLAINFIELD — A Warren County truck driver ...



Pasadena cyclist charged with kicking 13-year-old in jaw

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Pasadena Star-News: Pasadena cyclist charged with kicking 13-year-old in jaw Posted: 09/24/2009 12:09:53 PM PDT PASADENA - A cyclist at the Rose Bowl has been charged with two misdemeanor assau...



Tasered biker sues in civil rights case

Thursday, September 24, 2009

The Ironton Tribune: Tasered biker sues in civil rights case By Benita Heath | The Tribune Published Thursday, September 24, 2009 CHESAPEAKE — The bicyclist who was the center of a Taser...



3 cyclists involved in separate accidents

Thursday, September 24, 2009

The Ottawa Citizen: 3 cyclists involved in separate accidents BY GLEN MCGREGOR, THE OTTAWA CITIZENSEPTEMBER 24, 2009 OTTAWA — Three cyclists were involved in separate accidents with motor ...



Men Who Harrased Bicyclist On Her Commute Home Severely Warned

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Streetsblog San Francisco: Men Who Harrased Bicyclist On Her Commute Home ‘Severely Warned’ by Bryan Goebel on September 24, 2009 A San Francisco police inspector has "severely...



No Boulder County tickets yet under new bike law

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

The Daily Camera: No Boulder County tickets yet under new bike law Advocates say raising awareness among drivers, cyclists a long-term project By John Aguilar Camera Staff Writer Posted: 09/23...



City ordinance blames bicyclist for collision

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

The State News: City ordinance blames bicyclist for collision By Brittany Shammas After she was struck by a car while riding her bicycle across Harrison Road, Liz McDaniel was left with a spr...



Woman bicyclist seriously injured in collision with car in downt

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

MLive.com: Woman bicyclist seriously injured in collision with car in downtown Muskegon By Heather Lynn Peters September 23, 2009, 12:08PM MUSKEGON — A woman bicyclist was seriously inj...



Bicyclist accused of attacking driver won't face charges

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

South Florida Sun Sentinel: Bicyclist accused of attacking driver won't face charges State Attorney's office drops case because of conflicting stories By Angel Streeter South Florida Sun Senti...



Motorists could be blamed for all accidents involving cyclists

Monday, September 21, 2009

Road.cc: Motorists could be blamed for all accidents involving cyclists By Kevin Emery - Posted on 21 September 2009 A proposal from cycling groups to see motorists become legally responsible for al...



Rush-hour horror after cyclist falls under lorry

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

The Independent: Rush-hour horror after cyclist falls under lorry Man (51) dies in hospital after being dragged beneath wheels By Grainne Cunningham, Patricia McDonagh, and Caitrina Cody Wedne...



Nothing Settled In Cycle Wars

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

The Toronto Star: Nothing settled in cycle wars RENÉ JOHNSTON/TORONTO STAR Bicyclists oppose proposals for mandatory helmets and licences Sep 15, 2009 04:30 AM JOHN SPEARS CITY HALL ...



Burgerville's peace offering to cyclists: Free smoothies

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

The Oregonian: Burgerville's peace offering to cyclists: Free smoothies Posted by Joseph Rose, The Oregonian September 15, 2009 14:08PM How do you show bicyclists that your serious about lettin...



Cycling death leaves brother frustrated over laws

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

The Sahuarita Sun: Cycling death leaves brother frustrated over laws By Dan Shearer, Green Valley News Published: Tuesday, September 15, 2009 9:10 PM MDT Burt Featherman misses his brother. T...



Jury to determine award to bicycle racer suing BSF

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Bozeman Daily Chronicle: Jury to determine award to bicycle racer suing BSF published on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 10:58 PM MDT By JODI HAUSEN Chronicle Staff Writer Although the Bridger Ski...



Ottawa cyclists get traffic tickets and free bells

Monday, September 14, 2009

CBC News: Ottawa cyclists get traffic tickets and free bells Last Updated: Monday, September 14, 2009 | 12:42 PM ET CBC News Police started targeting bicycle safety violations after five peopl...



5 patients, 5 stories: Injured cyclist battles insurer

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Arizona Daily Sun: 5 patients, 5 stories: Injured cyclist battles insurer By CYNDY COLE Sun Staff Reporter Sunday, September 13, 2009 Firefighter, paramedic and bicycle racer PJ Lingley, 3...



Chicago Trains Officers On Cycling Laws

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Greater Greater Washington: Chicago trains officers on cycling laws The Chicago police created a great video describing the rights and responsibilities of bicyclists. In many cities, officers not fam...



Jupiter Island Cycling Haters Turn To Tacks

Friday, September 11, 2009

Palm Beach Post Column: Jupiter Island cycling haters turn to tacks By Frank Cerabino Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Thursday, September 10, 2009 Ronnie and Bob Horowitz were pedaling their bicycles...



Their Love Cannot Be Unchained

Friday, September 11, 2009

The Washington Post: Their Love Cannot Be Unchained After 'Ghost Bike' Removal, Cyclists' Memorial Effort Multiplies By Ashley Halsey III Washington Post Staff Writer Friday, September 11, 2...



Jupiter Island, Cyclists Reach Accord On Riding Safety

Friday, September 11, 2009

Palm Beach Post: Jupiter Island, cyclists reach accord on riding safety By BILL DIPAOLO Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Friday, September 11, 2009 JUPITER ISLAND- — Bicycle riders and town...



Biking "Fastest Growing" Way To Get Around NYC

Friday, September 11, 2009

The Reporter: Biking "Fastest Growing" Way To Get Around NYC By VERENA DOBNIK NEW YORK — In a metropolis known for its aggressive traffic, noise and fumes, cyclists crisscross New Yo...



Tensions Between South Florida Cyclists, Drivers Riding High

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

Sun Sentinel: Tensions between South Florida cyclists, drivers riding high By Robert Nolin and Angel Streeter Staff Writer September 8, 2009 Two warring tribes are battling for dominance on...



Bicyclist Critically injured in Collision With Vehicle

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

KARE: Bicyclist Critically Injured in Collision With Vehicle MINNEAPOLIS -- A bicyclist was taken to North Memorial Hospital after colliding with a van in north Minneapolis. Police say the 44-year-o...



Bicycle Ban Petition Sparks Debate

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

North Liberty Leader: Bicycle Ban Petition Sparks Debate JOHNSON COUNTY- A petition initiated by a concerned group of neighbors has sparked statewide debate about the use of bicycles on Iowa's roadwa...



Cyclist Injured After Being Hit By Pickup Truck

Monday, September 07, 2009

WSPA: Cyclist Injured After Being Hit By Pickup Truck By RUSSELL BRADLEY Published: September 7, 2009 The Highway Patrol is investigating what was a hit and run accident in Greenville Sunday a...



Des Moines' Bike Talks Echo Iowa's

Monday, September 07, 2009

The Des Moines Register: Des Moines' Bike Talks Echo Iowa's Efforts to make Des Moines streets better for bicyclists have hit speed bumps that reflect broader debates about cycling safety in Iowa. T...



Hit-and-run cyclist killer jailed

Monday, September 07, 2009

The BBC: Hit-and-run cyclist killer jailed A businessman who admitted driving into a cyclist and leaving him for dead has been jailed for seven and a half years. Brian Williams, 35, of Chester Avenu...



Canadian Politician Charged in Road Rage Death

Tuesday, September 01, 2009

The New York Times: Canadian Politician Charged in Death By IAN AUSTEN Published: September 1, 2009 OTTAWA — As the high-profile attorney general for Ontario, Michael Bryant had championed ...



Des Moines Cyclist Killed By Speeding Hit & Run Driver

Monday, August 31, 2009

Des Moines Register: Des Moines Cyclist Killed On Road Near Cumming A bicyclist killed by a speeding motorist Sunday will likely heat up the debate between cycling advocates and a group urging state ...



Witnesses: Road Rage Driver's Car Plowed Into Cyclist

Monday, August 31, 2009

The Oregonian: Driver who backed into bicyclist Friday was going 40 mph, according to witnesses by Michael Russell, The Oregonian Monday August 31, 2009, 5:55 PM A driver who argued with a bicyclis...



Bicycle riders and motorists fight to share the coastal roads in

Monday, August 31, 2009

Palm Beach Post: Bicycle riders and motorists fight to share the coastal roads in Palm Beach County By BILL DIPAOLO Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Monday, August 31, 2009 JUNO BEACH — S...



Woman Dies After Bicyclists Crash Head-On In Bloomington, MN

Monday, August 31, 2009

MPR News: Woman dies after bicyclists crash head-on in Bloomington by Madeleine Baran, Minnesota Public Radio August 31, 2009 Bloomington, Minn. — A bizarre bicycle accident killed a woman la...



Driver Charged With Assaulting Cyclist With A Deadly Weapon

Saturday, August 29, 2009

The Oregonian: Arrest made in collision between car, cyclist by Lisa Grace Lednicer, The Oregonian Saturday August 29, 2009, 10:03 AM Portland Police Bureau detectives have made an arrest in a...



Can Bikes and Cars Share the Road?

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

The Christian Science Monitor: Can Bikes and Cars Share the Road? An increase in the number of people commuting by bicycle instead of car would be an unqualified boon for the environment and for publ...



Burgerville: Bikes Now Welcome In All Drive-Thrus

Friday, August 14, 2009

Chalk it up as another big win for citizen activism. Portland writer and self-described “family biking evangelist” Sarah Gilbert’s account of being denied service in the drive-thru ...



Cyclist Gets Apology After Burgerville Drive-Through Denial

Friday, August 14, 2009

KGW: Cyclist gets apology after Burgerville drive-through denial 01:31 PM PDT on Friday, August 14, 2009 By KGW Staff PORTLAND, Ore. -- When one Southeast Portland cyclist recently tried to go...



Mean Streets

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Mountain Xpress: Mean Streets It's time motorists and cyclists signed a peace treaty by Mike Sule in Vol. 16 / Iss. 3 on 08/12/2009 As much as I love cycling in Asheville, it is not without its cha...



Texting Distraction Alleged In Shawnee Cyclist Death

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

The Oklahoman: Phone distraction may be to blame in Shawnee cyclist death SEMINOLE STATE OFFICIAL FACES CHARGE IN CYCLIST’S DEATH BY SHEILA STOGSDILL Published: August 11, 2009 SEMINOLE &mda...



Arrest made, van seized after hit-and-run injures five cyclists

Saturday, July 18, 2009

The Ottawa Citizen: Arrest made, van seized after hit-and-run injures five cyclists Two cyclists remain in critical condition BY GLEN MCGREGOR AND DAVID GUY, THE OTTAWA CITIZENJULY 18, 2009...



Cyclist dies in collision with car at Capel Hendre

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

The South Wales Guardian: Cyclist dies in collision with car at Capel Hendre 2:09pm Tuesday 23rd June 2009 A CYCLIST has been killed after colliding with a car at a notorious Capel Hendre junct...



Meridian Bicyclist Kevin Pavlis Dies From Injuries

Friday, June 12, 2009

The Idaho Statesman: Meridian Bicyclist Kevin Pavlis Dies From Injuries After Being Struck By SUV  Members of the Boise biking community said Friday morning they are “rattled” and &l...



Mayor's Cycle Superhighways are 'glorified' cycle lanes

Friday, June 05, 2009

Cycling Weekly: Mayor's Cycle Superhighways are 'glorified' cycle lanes Friday, 5 June 2009 Keith Bingham The first of two of 12 of London’s so-called “Cycle Superhighways” were an...



Road Rights

Monday, March 30, 2009

BOB MIONSKE’S NEW BICYCLE LAW COLUMN AT BICYCLING MAGAZINE NOW AVAILABLE Nearly two months ago, I announced that, following my final Legally Speaking column, I wou...



After Velonews, The Road Ahead

Thursday, February 05, 2009

BOB MIONSKE BEGINS NEW BICYCLE LAW COLUMN AT BICYCLING MAGAZINE As I noted in my most recent Legally Speaking column, I first became acquainted with VeloNews as a young, aspiring racer. I still remem...



Cyclist charged with homicide in car crash

Friday, April 13, 2007

Jacksonville.com: Cyclist charged with homicide in car crash By TERESA STEPZINSKI The Times-Union, A bicyclist has been charged with causing the death of a Ware County woman who swerved her ca...



Chasing my stolen bicycle

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

The San Francisco Bay Guardian: Chasing my stolen bicycle Enter the urban underworld of open-air chop shops, steal-to-order thieves, and brazen fencing networks, where San Francisco's mo...