Author Archives: Blake Trask

Pilot Project to Highlight Bike Travel, Tourism in Snohomish County

Bicycle travel and tourism is big business. In Oregon, it is estimated to provide almost […]

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Celebrate the Past and Present of Snohomish County’s Centennial Trail

Looking for a way to celebrate and show that Washington Bikes in Snohomish County? This […]

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WAbikes in Olympia: 5 things to watch in week 5

Exactly 30 days into session, here are five things Washington Bikes is watching as the […]

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WAbikes in Olympia: SB 6227 – Strengthening Washington’s Distracted Driving Law

On Tuesday, Washington Bikes testified in support of Senate Bill 6227 to further strengthen our state’s […]

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Washington Bikes in Olympia: 2014 Legislative Agenda

After a busy 2013, which featured several victories as well as a long conversation over […]

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State Transportation Revenue Package Update

What’s Going on in Olympia? On Tuesday of last week, Governor Inslee called for a […]

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Make Your Voice Heard At the Washington State Senate Listening Sessions

Updated to add three more sessions announced Sept. 12 and with change of location for […]

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Anacortes Wants The Guemes Channel Trail!

Wow! On a Wednesday morning over 90 residents, business owners, Chamber of Commerce representatives, city […]

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Congressman Rick Larsen to Visit Guemes Channel Trail With Anacortes Community, Civic, and Business Leaders

Washington Bikes working with supporters to complete the trail; spur tourism and transportation connectivity As […]

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Complete the Lower River Road Trail in Vancouver

Join us in Vancouver this Friday, August 23 for a Site Visit to Complete a […]

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