Author: Charlie Leccese

City of Rochester Neighborhood Petition for Speed Limit Reduction

Added to our Cycling Resources page is a PDF containing the City of Rochester Neighborhood Petition for Speed Limit Reduction. Download Form – Send completed form to Erik Frisch or mail to:  Erik Frisch, Dept. of Environment Services, City of Rochester, 30 Church

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The Rochester Cycling Alliance is now a member organization of the New York Bicycling Coalition. The NYBC advocates for pro-bicycle policies at the local, New York state and federal levels. They educate New Yorkers about the benefits of bicycling and walking,

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RCA Bike Corral at Greentopia

RCA Bike Corral at Greentopia Sept 14-15, 2013 By Harvey Botzman Once again the Rochester Cycling Alliance performed a valuable service to the entire bicycling community. At the Greentopia Festival, Sept. 14-15, 2013, we maintained a bike corral for the

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2013 Rochester’s Spokes & Ink Bike & Poster Festival

Spokes & Ink Bike & Poster Festival Monroe Center for the Arts & Education August 18, 2013 By Harvey Botzman The Rochester Cycling Alliance did it again! We were at Rochester’s Spokes & Ink Bike & Poster Festival, on Sunday,

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Amtrak Unboxed Bicycle Carriage Demonstration

Amtrak Unboxed Bicycle Carriage Demonstration Empire Service, Adirondack, Maple Leaf, and Ethan Allen Trains July 17-31, 2013. By Harvey Botzman Amtrak has been demonstrating the use of bicycle racks for the carriage of unboxed bicycles in passenger cars on its

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Shifting Gears: Promoting Rochester’s Two-Wheeled Revolution

Introducing the most amazing final publication from the Genesee School 6th graders. Shifting Gears: Promoting Rochester’s Two-Wheeled Revolution! A Project of the Genesee Community Charter School Sixth Grade Class of 2013 Read the entire report here, find out how these students

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Press Conference Detailing Final Plans for Rochester Intermodal Transportation Center

March 4, 2013. At a press conference announcing the receipt of proposals for the final design and construction of the Rochester Intermodal Transportation Center Congresswoman Slaughter spoke with RCA VP Bill Collins and RCA Director Harvey Botzman. The Congresswoman reiterated

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Winter Biking Tips

A query came into the website asking help on biking through the winter. Gary’s answer would seem to have value to a lot of our riders especially considering the time of year, so we’ve posted it for everyone’s convenience. Any

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