The Mystery of the Orange Barrels

Late last month, social media reports and photos of the dreaded orange barrels placed in the bike lane on Detroit-Superior bridge began to emerge. They were in the eastbound bike lane, and when they popped up – the reason wasn’t readily apparent.  Putting orange barrels all the way down a priority bike route raised a […]

Midway Bike Ride & Panel Discussion

Celebrate National Bike Month with a fun, flat three-mile ride starting at Public Square and going out Superior Avenue—the selected Midway Proof of Concept Corridor—through the St. Clair Superior neighborhood and ending at Goldhorn Brewery for snacks, beer, and a panel discussion on Cleveland’s proposed Midway Protected Bike Boulevard Network. Panelists include: Freddy L. Collier, […]

Detroit-Superior Bridge Collision

Early this morning, reports began to emerge of a cyclist being hit on the Detroit-Superior bridge. The details, as of April 26th at 4:00PM, are as follows (driver & cyclist’s names removed): Sergeant Jennifer Ciaccia #9176 Public Information Officer Cleveland Division of Police The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently investigating a crash […]

May is Bicycle Month!

There will be no shortage of cycling activities this May  – so no excuses for not getting out and about on 2 wheels! Let’s all celebrate the joy of bicycle riding, the freedom it brings, and the rewarding feeling of getting there under your own power.  We have highlighted a few of the events we […]

LaneSpotter is Coming!

We’re excited to invite Cleveland cyclists to take part in the pilot launch of a new cycling app called LaneSpotter! We have had discussions with it’s developer, and Cleveland joins Pittsburgh, Denver, Seattle and others in helping during this initial testing phase.  LaneSpotter will be better than other apps because it’s route focused, and uses […]

Three Feet of Celebration

“The operator of a vehicle overtaking another vehicle shall pass to the left at a safe distance and shall not again drive to the right until safely clear of the overtaken vehicle. When a motor vehicle overtakes and passes a bicycle, three feet or greater is considered a safe passing distance.” Two sentences.  It has […]

The Future of Bikes on Public Square?

At some point this week during the preparation for the reopening of Public Square – the bicycle markings within the shared lanes disappeared – deeply scrubbed from existence.  The signage vanished from the roadsides as well. It didn’t take long for the inquiries to begin coming our way.  Social media followers and members of the […]

Read About Riding!

“You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!” ― Dr. Seuss In honor of Read Across America Day & the birthday or Dr. Seuss, we offer you this list of books to fuel your next cycling adventure, or increase your knowledge of all things 2 […]