PeopleForBikes News

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Billions in Funding Advanced for Bikes in Federal Votes on Infrastructure and Reconciliation Bills

November 8th, 2021

The $1 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act offer big funding for bikes nationwide. ...

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Biking Where Black

November 8th, 2021

A new study shows that areas with less bike infrastructure experience disproportionate ticketing, compounding the effects of racially biased policing and transportation policies. ...

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In Texas, A Bike Network Gets Bigger

October 29th, 2021

An interview with Austin Mayor Steve Adler on the city’s ambitious, 400+ mile bike network. ...

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Increasing Awareness and Education About the Benefits of Electric Bicycles

October 13th, 2021

PeopleForBikes staff are amplifying the many environmental and social solutions e-bikes offer at several events this fall. ...

The author, Kiana Parker, is a disability advocate living in Seattle, Washington. (Photo credit Christine Chu)

Planning’s Disability Blindspot

October 4th, 2021

All cities should strive to serve everyone, people with disabilities included. Unfortunately, the latter is all too often left out of the planning process. ...