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City Looking for Input on Bike Plan Update

Brent Warren Brent Warren City Looking for Input on Bike Plan Update

The City of Columbus is hoping lots of people will add their voices to this year’s update of the Bicentennial Bikeways Plan. The first opportunity for participation is an online survey, which is up now and will be available through April 23rd. The survey asks for input on how to make streets safer for bicycling […]

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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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2013 Year in Review: Transportation

Brent Warren Brent Warren 2013 Year in Review: Transportation

With so many new transit options coming online in Columbus this year (and with a recent data analysis suggesting that alternative transit is gaining ground in Columbus), we thought it would be appropriate to do a year in review for transportation news. Below is a round-up of stories we did on the new ways to get around, […]

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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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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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