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Our friends at DART are hosting an event for cyclists called Ride the Link. Here is the information from their site:
DAY: SATURDAY, JUNE 1 TIME: 11 A.M. - 2 P.M. PLACE: MAIN STREET GARDEN (1900 MAIN ST. IN DOWNTOWN DALLAS)
Last Friday was National Bike To Work Day. Based on last years success in Richardson, BikeDFW and Dallas Area Rapid Transit hosted 5 Bike Commuter Energizer Station in the Dallas area: Plano, Garland, Richardson, Downtown Dallas, and Oak Cliff. Joined by local cities of Plano, Garland and Dallas along with local bike groups, Bike Friendly Richardson, Bike Friendly Garland and Bike Friendly Oak Cliff, we were able to provide these support stations...
Great news! The Texas Safe Passing (HB 2225) bill will be heard on the State House of Representatives Floor tomorrow, Thursday, May 9! We need a successful vote on this bill. As a constituent, you have influence on how your representative votes. Will you contact your representative now? TAKE ACTION NOW: Find your representative here. Choose "House" from the drop-down box, enter your address, and click on your representative's name to go...
Dallas Morning News reports that several trail projects are under consideration for funding. To see the full list of DFW projects being ranked and rated for funding, see http://transportationblog.dallasnews.com/2013/05/two-dallas-hike-and-bike-trails-could-get-multi-million-dollar-boost-this-week.html/#more-4342
For more information on what SAFETEA-LU is, visit http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/safetealu/
Mark your calendars! Friday, May 17, 2013 is National Bike To Work Day. IF there is ever a day to ride to work, make it this day. Think about the positive statement we'll be making as cyclists, safely using an alternate form of transportation.
This is a repost, courtesy of the Friends of the Northaven Trail blog. We thought that there was some great information to share with Dallas cyclists. Please go here to see the original post. FoNHT 2013 Dallas City Council Election Survey - District 11 and 13 Candidates The Friends of Northaven Trail provided this survey to each of the District 11 and District 13 candidates since the Northaven Trail is planned...