Biking: Play! It Safe

Summer is a great time to get outside on your bike and enjoy nature. It is very tempting to throw caution to the wind and live dangerously. Television, movies, video games, and commercials can lure a risk-taking public into pushing the limits. We would like to encourage people to think through all of the consequences prior to embarking on an adventure. There are definitely some risks worth … [Read more...]

Hennepin Minneapolis Bike Box and Bike Lane

In 1980, Hennepin and 1st Avenue were converted to one-way streets in an effort to minimize air pollution downtown. Now that car emissions have been improved, Hennepin and 1st Avenue are reverting back to two-way streets to save downtown businesses by making it easier to get to the business of your choice — no more going around the block ad nauseum. Along with the change in traffic flow, bike … [Read more...]