Looking for a new ride with summer around the corner? Bike prices don’t vary much among shops, but there are big differences in repair costs and other factors. Find out what to look for.
If you’re headed out for a bike ride this weekend, it’s best to leave the Lycra and spandex at home and opt for something a little more stylish.
WASHINGTON — The month of May is filled with bike-related events: Bike to School Day, Bike to Work Day and it’s National Bike Month. But some area cyclists complain that instead of feeling encouraged to…
WASHINGTON — The latest survey on Capital Bikeshare use is out, and it’s showing who rides those big red bikes and why. According to the survey, prepared by LDA Consulting and Mobility Lab, 65 percent…
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Virginia Beach has banned advertising signs on bicycles along a bike path next to its Boardwalk. The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/1ycBIY3) reports the City Council approved the ordinance change Tuesday night. Advertising…
WASHINGTON — Cyclists are getting more real estate on the road — and not just in the U.S. Transport for London’s plan includes an 18-mile-long segregated bikeway that slices across London and the work could…
The number of cyclists is growing in a town known for its
traffic. And while this trend is great for the health of environment and the
health of District residents, it has caused some tension between motorists,
pedestrians and cyclists.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Memberships in the Capital Bikeshare program are up, but the operation has run out of keys for new members to access bicycles. The Washington Post (http://wapo.st/1loS876 ) reports the bicycle sharing program…
Concerns from drivers that cyclists and pedestrians get
too much attention and funding are often focused inside the Beltway, but now members of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors have concerns
that the \”war on cars\” is nudging its way into the suburbs.
Wash. Dry. Bike.
Traffic in the D.C. area can cause headaches and some choice
words. But new research suggests people can change their mood by changing the way
Bicyclists have to deal with occluded bike lanes and icy patches — and drivers should plan accordingly.
Sharing the road with bicyclists and drivers continues to bring headaches in D.C.