Advocacy

Meanwhile, in the other Washington: Federal Transportation Extension Passes

Transportation funding issues remain uncertain on the federal level, but on Saturday the U.S. Senate’s […]

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Washington State Ride of Silence 2015: Voices for Safety

The black armbands tell you: This is a somber procession. The bicycles tell you: This […]

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Growing Bike Advocacy in Yakima

Today’s post was written by Rebecca Brown of Yakima. She is a co-founder of Yakima […]

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Washington State #1 Bicycle Friendly State in the Nation for Eighth Year Running

For the eighth year in a row, Washington state ranks as the most bicycle friendly […]

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Governor Inslee Proclaims May Bike Month!

Noting the billions that biking provides to the Washington state economy, the enormous health benefits, […]

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If you don’t count, it doesn’t count (bicycling, that is)

Rigorous data collection for bicycling has largely been absent. Washington Bikes is now coordinating with […]

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Governor Inslee Signs Dead Red Bill into Law!

On Friday morning Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute Senate Bill 5438 – the Dead Red […]

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Connections for Kate

“I just rode 9.7 miles! About to do it again on the way home. I […]

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Action Alert: Take the Next Step to Invest in Our Children

The Senate and House transportation revenue package proposals each take important steps to investing in […]

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Legislature Approves Bill to Grow Outdoor Recreation

On Tuesday, the Washington State House of Representatives passed Engrossed Substitute Senate Bill (ESSB) 5843 […]

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