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Packed schedule for Bike Week 2017

Bike Week 2017 in Rochester officially runs 13-21 May, and the schedule is packed! The RCA calendar lists it all: You can learn about biking instead of driving at I pass gas: An event for the bikecurious, find good routes

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Bike Lockers in City Garages

Now you can keep your bike safe, secure, and dry in a locker in downtown Rochester! Fully-enclosed lockers are free to use in the Mortimer Street Garage, across from the RTS Transit Center. You can also rent a locker in

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Update from the National Bike Summit

by Scott MacRae, MD I attended the League of American Cyclists National Bike Summit in Washington, DC, again this year, seeing old friends and meeting new ones with over 400 attendees. If you have never attended, it’s a fantastic opportunity

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Success Stories at the South-Central PA Regional Bike Summit

Want to hear about the successes of like-minded promoters of cycling as transportation? Attend the South-Central PA Regional Bike Summit on Saturday, 18 March. The target audience includes on and off-road riders, bike club members, bike shop representatives, bicycle advocates,

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Hudson Ave. bike share station is fully funded

In spring 2017, Rochester will get a bike share program, run by Zagster. Our friends at Reconnect Rochester wanted to make bike share broadly accessible to city residents, and in particular saw need for a bike share station on Hudson

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Main Street bike lane: Progress update

The City of Rochester will soon make substantial updates to Main Street, and RCA is among a coalition of citizens advocating for dedicated bike lanes on our new-and-improved Main Street. Read more about the project in the January RCA meeting

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Notes from MassBike Advocacy Boot Camp

by Jesse Peers Let me get this out of the way: I’m a relatively recent bicycle convert. I grew up in a cul-de-sac neighborhood way out in the ‘burbs and had nowhere to cycle to as a kid. Seventeen years

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RCA 2016 Accomplishments

The coming of a new year gives good opportunity for reflection, and we’re proud to say that the Rochester Cycling Alliance accomplished quite a lot in 2016 to promote biking and bike infrastructure in the Rochester area. A list is

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Breaking the Bubble, 5 December 7:30-8:30

Be part of the discussion “Breaking The Bubble: Re-Humanizing Rochester: The Past, Present, and Future of Rochester’s Transportation System”, 5 December, 7:30-8:30 at Brue Coffee downtown. Reconnect Rochester founder Mike Governale and City of Rochester Transportation Specialist Erik Frisch will

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3-foot passing law + jerseys!

We at the Rochester Cycling Alliance are working with the New York Bike Coalition toward a state law requiring motorists to leave a 3-foot space when passing cyclists on the road. You can read more and help by contacting your

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