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Safe Streets Workshop This Thursday in Longview

Join Washington Bikes, Cowlitz on the Move, Pathways 2020, and Healthy Communities Washington for an […]

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Bring a Parklet to Your Seattle Neighborhood

Seattle Department of Transportation is extending its Pilot Parklet Program and will accept applications until […]

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Remaining Active in the Golden Years

On Christmas Day, my partner Steve and I assembled an adult tricycle for his 88-year-old […]

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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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Bikenomics Book Review

As a follow-up to her earlier ‘zine Bikenomics, Elly Blue has written and published a […]

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Planning for a Bikeable, Walkable Spokane: Finding a Way Forward Together

Spokane Petition The City of Spokane has announced the elimination of the Bicycle/Pedestrian Coordinator position. […]

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Federal Transportation Plans: Looking Ahead or in the Rearview Mirror?

If you’ve ever participated in any kind of strategic planning exercise you’ve heard about having […]

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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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Taking Stock of the 2013 Washington Legislature: Part 2 – What Didn’t Go Our Way

With the 2013 Washington Legislature’s regular and special sessions complete, Washington Bikes reviews our victories […]

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Bicycle Urbanism Symposium a Smashing Success.

After considerable anticipation and planning over the past year and a half, the Bicycle Urbanism […]

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