Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia

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City Council Set To Vote On Bill Aimed At More Bike Parking, Pedestrian Hangouts

Philadelphia City Council is expected to cast a final vote this week on a bill that makes it easier for neighborhoods to set up pedestrian hangouts, as well as more space for bicycle parking.


File photo of the bike lane on Spruce Street (by KYW's John McDevitt)

Bicycle Coalition Of Philadelphia Holds ‘Ride Of Silence’ Tonight

Every year, anywhere from dozens to hundreds of cyclists gather at the foot of the Philadelphia Art Museum to remember the riders killed and many injured in the past year.


file photo (by Mike Dunn)

City Council Wants More Control Over Bike Lanes

Bicycle advocates – and the Nutter Administration – are reluctantly going along with a proposal to give Philadelphia City Council more control over the location of bike lanes.


John Boyle (far left), of the Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia, says the DRPA has been putting this off for too long (credit: KYW's David Madden)

Plans For Bike Ramp On Camden Side Of Ben Franklin Bridge Delayed Again

Biking enthusiasts are wondering why the Delaware River Port Authority decided to remove construction of a ramp on the Camden end of the Ben Franklin Bridge that could accommodate them, as well as the handicapped, from their five-year capital plan.


(credit: KYW's Cherri Gregg)

Cyclists Saddle Up For 6th Annual Ride Of Silence In Philadelphia

Nearly 200 people rode silently on a track through Philadelphia to honor fallen bicyclists and to raise awareness about the cyclists’ rights to share the road.


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NJ Politician Proposes License Plates For Bicycles

A New Jersey assembly woman has proposed a bill to require license plates and a $10 registration fee for bicycles ridden on public roads.