Feb
27
2012

"Build it, and they will come."

A 6-minute mini-documentary tells the story of how the Dutch acquired their famous network of urban bicycle paths. Sequence of events: 1. Primarily pedestrian and bicycle traffic (early 1900s) 2. Booming economy =  more cars + more sprawl + more roads = high pedestrian/cyclist fatality rate (middle 1900s) 3. Protests + Economic crisis = Bicycling returns (late 1900s) Click through and check the link.

Feb
27
2012

“Build it, and they will come.”

A 6-minute mini-documentary tells the story of how the Dutch acquired their famous network of urban bicycle paths. Sequence of events: 1. Primarily pedestrian and bicycle traffic (early 1900s) 2. Booming economy =  more cars + more sprawl + more roads = high pedestrian/cyclist fatality rate (middle 1900s) 3. Protests + Economic crisis = Bicycling returns (late 1900s) Click through and check the link.

Feb
19
2012

Grants To Repair Sheridan Bridge Over Rock Island, New Trail

Via the Journal Star Summary: Lincoln received two grants to repair the Sheridan Bridge over the Rock Island Trail and to put in a small, 1.25 mile segment of trail connecting 14th and Humphrey Avenue to Kooser Elementary School in NW Lincoln. The project does not have a start date yet, but the grant money is intended to be used in the next three years.

Feb
16
2012

Roll-Out Party!

We hope to see you there!

Feb
16
2012

Roll-Out Party!

We hope to see you there!

Feb
16
2012

Roll-Out Party!

We hope to see you there!

Feb
16
2012

Roll-Out Party!

We hope to see you there!

Feb
16
2012

Roll-Out Party!

We hope to see you there!

Feb
3
2012

Monthly Bike Rack Usage for Lincoln, 2011

Installed April 2011 -First number is bikes on bus for month/average bikes per day from monthly use ( ) number of days buses operate that month APRIL : 1064/41 (26) MAY : 1336/53 (25) JUNE : 1403/54 (26) JULY : 1549/62 (25) AUGUST : 2163/80 (27) SEPTEMBER : 2220/85 (26) OCTOBER : 2134/82 (26) NOVEMBER : 1527/61 (25) DECEMBER : 879/34 (26)

Feb
3
2012

LB1030 Hearing Testifiers and Supporters Are Crucial!

Now that LB1030 is set for a hearing on Monday, February 6th, it is more crucial than ever that the members of the Transportation & Telecommunications Committee see how important it is to the citizens of Nebraska that this bill advances to the floor of the Legislature and becomes a law. It’s also important that we show our gratitude to Senator Hansen for introducing the bill. With that in mind, here are some tips from […]