Wow - the last couple of weeks have flown by fast! I hit the ground running in the first few days of January with continued work on upcoming events. Stay tuned!
Some important news for cyclists concerns the proposed US Bicycle Route System. Click on the link to read more of what is happening in the midwest. I always have a question when I read news like this: What can I do to promote favorable progress? Here are a few answers to that question, things we can all do to increase safety on our roadways:
For more information on bike/ped advocacy in the midwest, here are a few organizations with a wealth of information:
This statewide organization is The Voice for Kansas cyclists and pedestrians.
Missouri Bicycle and Pedestrian Federation
If you'd like to see first-hand how our Legislative system works, join them at their annual Advocacy Day at the state Capitol on February 16th. Click the link for details.
Everything you wanted to know about Kansas cycling but were too busy cycling to ask!
Every cyclist, runner, walker, motorist, and citizen is capable of doing something to ensure roadway safety. Big or small, it all counts. As a cyclist, runner, and President of KanBikeWalk, I am asking you to join us in the quest for safer roadways.