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Bike OSU’s Winter Bike Show returns for fourth year

Anne Evans Anne Evans Bike OSU’s Winter Bike Show returns for fourth year

Anyone who loves bikes will want to check out the Fourth Annual Winter Bike Show at the Knowlton School of Architecture tomorrow evening. The Winter Bike Show is the showcase event for Bike OSU, a a student-run bicycle organization dedicated to creating a safe and fun cycling community for the university. Started in the Fall […]

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Update to Columbus Bike Plan Aims to Educate and Encourage

Brent Warren Brent Warren Update to Columbus Bike Plan Aims to Educate and Encourage

The Bicentennial Bikeways Plan, a document released in 2008 that laid out an ambitious series of projects and initiatives meant to transform Columbus into a premier bicycling city, is due for an update. City officials say the update will focus more on education and outreach than mapping out new bike infrastructure or bike lanes (a […]

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Bike Lanes Coming to Fourth and Summit/Third Streets

Brent Warren Brent Warren Bike Lanes Coming to Fourth and Summit/Third Streets

A resurfacing project planned for 2015 could have a big impact on how cyclists travel through the University District, Weinland Park, Italian Village and Downtown. The City of Columbus has finalized plans to replace one lane of traffic with a bike lane on both Fourth and Summit Streets, from Hudson Street to I-670. Parking lanes […]

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Best Alternative Mode of Transportation of 2013: CoGo Bike Share

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Alternative Mode of Transportation of 2013: CoGo Bike Share

2013 was a big year for alternative transportation options in Columbus thanks to the launch of new bike sharing, car sharing, livery services, bike paths, bus routes and other amenities (we even compared some of them for you, HERE). While all new modes were represented in the results of our annual reader survey, it was […]

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Alternative Transit Gaining Ground in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Alternative Transit Gaining Ground in Columbus

  Columbus is a “car city”. You’ve probably heard that said on many occasions, and for the most part… it’s true. In 2011, nearly 90% of the city’s workforce commuted to their jobs by car. Which is common for the majority of American cities with robust highway systems and sprawling single-use suburbs that have made […]

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CoGo Bike Share to Continue Through Winter Months

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share to Continue Through Winter Months

CoGo vs car2go vs Uber vs COTA — Which one is right for your commute? FIND OUT A little bit of snow shouldn’t deter the heartiest of Columbus residents, therefore the CoGo bike share service will continue to operate year round. The fleet of bikes is expected to be reduced during the winter in anticipation […]

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Trek of Columbus Recognized as a Top US Bike Shop

Walker Evans Walker Evans Trek of Columbus Recognized as a Top US Bike Shop

The National Bicycle Dealers Association announced their top bike shops for 2013, and Trek Bicycle Stores of Columbus was recognized as one of only 170 shops across the US to receive this distinction. There are approximately 4,000 bike shops in the US, putting them in the top five percent with this award. Trek of Columbus […]

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