Philadelphia's Vision Zero: Making Streets Safer For Pedestrians, Bicyclists And MotoristsThe aim of Vision Zero in Philadelphia is to lay out proven strategies to eliminate traffic fatalities and serious injuries by 2030, through education, engineering and enforcement.
Cyclists Remembered In Philadelphia "Ride Of Silence"An international effort is taking place Wednesday night to honor cyclists killed or injured in motor vehicle related accidents and to raise awareness about the rights of cyclists to ride the roads.
Annual Ride Your Bike To Work Day Gets Rolling This FridayPhiladelphia's 21st Annual Ride Your Bike to Work Day is this Friday, May 20th, and registration for the event is being encouraged by organizers.
Defunct Manayunk Bridge To Be Converted For Recreational UseThe $4.1-million project is designed to extend the Cynwyd Heritage Trail, in Lower Merion, to the Schuylkill River Trail network in Philadelphia, via the Manayunk Bridge.
'The Circuit Coalition' Asks For Funding To Continue Building Regional Trail NetworkDozens of non-profit groups that form 'The Circuit Coalition' are trying to make the case that the regional trail network is a worthy investment. The just expired Penn Foundation grant funded 40 different projects.
Project Underway To Identify Hottest Spots For Bike Theft In PhiladelphiaIn the last six years, police data shows more than 10,700 bicycles with a total value of nearly $4 million were reported stolen in Philadelphia.
Vendors Give Philadelphians a Peek At Bike-Sharing Equipment Up For BidThe city intends to roll out a program next year in which customers will be able to help themselves to a sturdy bike for a short time, paying at the self-service docking stations by the day or through an annual membership.
Plan In Place To Make Ben Franklin Bridge Walkway More User-FriendlyThere’s been a lot of talk about a new ramp for pedestrians and bicyclists to access the Ben Franklin Bridge and now theDRPA is designing one.
Philadelphia Apartment House Developer Offers Bike-Sharing For His TenantsThere will be three bicycles for residents to share at each of five Dranoff Properties' buildings: three in center city, one in Manayunk, and one on the Camden waterfront.
Mayor Nutter Straps On A Helmet For Bike To Work DayIt’s National Bike to Work Day, and here in Philadelphia, Mayor Nutter led a group of riders from Boat House Row, up the Benjamin Franklin Parkway to City Hall.
Bicyclists Applauding New 4' Safety Buffer Rule In PennsylvaniaA new law is on the books in Pennsylvania that requires motorists to give bicyclists four feet of clearance when passing.
The Philadelphia Bike Expo's Going On This Weekend At 23rd Street Armory In Center CityBikes, bags, clothes, hardware are on display, along with an obvious love of cycling.