Author: Richard DeSarra

Genesee-Finger Lakes Active Transportation Summit

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 from 8am – 5pm! Click here to register! We envision a future in which every community has transportation options that are healthy, fun, safe, and environmentally friendly. The purpose of the Genesee-Finger Lakes Active Transportation Summit

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Save the Date! Genesee-Finger Lakes Active Transportation Summit Tuesday, April 30th

Save the Date! Genesee-Finger Lakes Active Transportation Summit Tuesday, April 30th We envision a future in which every community has transportation options that are healthy, fun, safe, and environmentally friendly. The purpose of the Genesee-Finger Lakes Active Transportation Summit is

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Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency Hires Active Transportation Specialist

It is a great pleasure to announce that Elizabeth Murphy has joined our Healthi Kids Team – effective Monday, January 28th. Elizabeth assumes the position of Active Transportation Specialist funded by our community’s H.E.A.R.T. Grant (CDC Community Transformation Grant). This

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Winter Bicycle and Pedestrian Traffic Count – BRR!

The next counts for the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project are scheduled for January 8th, 9th, and 10th. If you’re interested in helping out, please see this site: http://trails.zgroks.com/index.html which lets you view all of the sites and easily

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NYS DOT’ Draft Capital Plan ignores Bicycling & Walking as Transportation Modes

NYBC Press Release Objects to NYS DOT draft Capital Plan Posted on November 29, 2012 by brkehoe Media Release: NYS Dept. of Transportation’s Draft Capital Plan misses 1/4 of traffic deaths/injuries Complete Streets Law mandates also ignored in draft Plan

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Support the GCCS’s Sixth Grade Class Bicycling Research Project

The Genesee Community Charter School’s 6th graders are raising funds to help support their travel to learn directly about four great bicycing cities in the USA. The four cities selected are, Austin TX, Portland OR, Boulder CO and Madison/Milwaukee WI.

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The Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency Job Posting: Transportation Specialist

The Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency Job Posting: Transportation Specialist This position focuses on engaging, organizing, and educating the community to achieve public-policy and practice changes that promote active transportation in Monroe County. Active transportation describes human-powered methods of transportation,

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Help Update the Greater Rochester Area Bicycling Map

Several years ago, members of the Rochester Bicycling Club (RBC) helped to rate selected roads in the City of Rochester, surrounding Monroe County, and nearby towns in Wayne, Ontario, and Livingston Counties. These road ratings were used by the Genesee

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Bicycle and Pedestrian Traffic Count

We need your help for the next round of Bicycle and Pedestrian Traffic Count On September 11, September 12, and September 13, 2012, members of the Rochester Cycling Alliance, the Active Transportation Working Group, and other interested parties are invited

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Bicycle Benefits is in Rochester

Summer is here in Rochester, and with this summer there is a noticeable change in our community. As I ride my bicycle around town, I see hundreds of people enjoying our city’s new bicycle paths, bike lanes, and shared roadways.

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