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Spinnsters: Announcing This Year’s Women & Biking Events

You can look forward to several women & biking workshops, a forum, and many meetups this year hosted by the Spinnsters.

We Pledge to Remain True to Our Values, Motivate, and Connect

Together, we have a real opportunity to affect change — especially at the local level.

This Week: Pedestrian Killed in Aspinwall, Pedestrian Hit in Regent Square

According the the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Robert Ninehouser was killed Tuesday evening after he stepped off a bus in Aspinwall and attempted to cross Freeport at Western.

Tues. Jan 24: Four Mile Run Watershed Community Meeting

At this initial multi-community meeting, the design team will be presenting conceptual designs and seeking input from residents in and around the watershed.

The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Non-Violent Protest and Transportation

Transportation has the ability to bring large groups of people together to commute and to protest. It is no wonder that utilizing these platforms has been essential in influencing business and affecting policy to promote equitable changes.

Wed. Jan 18: Envisioning the Future of Smallman St Public Meeting

The City of Pittsburgh wants to redesign the really wide, free-for-all section of Smallman St in the Strip District.

Finally the fundamental purpose of a road is to move people, not just vehicles

On Monday, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) released new standards to change the way transportation agencies measure their performance.

New Legislation will protect pedestrians during construction

Legislation would require safer pedestrian crossings and accessible sidewalks during construction

Support #PGHYouthVision as part of the Sprout Fund’s 100 Days of US

Assemble, Bike Pittsburgh, and other Pittsburgh-area youth organizations are beginning the #PghYouthVision creative media campaign to share youth perspectives about the future of our region with policymakers and grassroots organizers.

Are Pittsburgh Roads Dangerous by Design?

Today, Smart Growth America answered that question with the release of Dangerous by Design 2016, a report on the American epidemic of pedestrian deaths.

Proposed Advisory Board on Bike Lane Infrastructure

BikePGH is actively attempting to work with Council on amending the legislation to reflect best nationwide practices.

Allegheny National Forest proposes opening up hiking trails to Mountain Biking

If you would like to provide your thoughts on the trail share proposal you must mail, call in, or e-mail your comments by midnight, Jan. 26.

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