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TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto River Valley) Cycling Event

  TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto River Valley) Cycling Event

The bicycling event known as TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto River Valley) will start for the 58th consecutive year on Saturday, May 18, with hundreds of riders who will be participating in the longest-running biking event in the nation. New options this year include a reverse route, from Portsmouth to Canal Winchester, a “hop-back” route […]

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TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto River Valley) Cycling Event

  TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto River Valley) Cycling Event

The bicycling event known as TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto River Valley) will start for the 58th consecutive year on Saturday, May 18, with hundreds of riders who will be participating in the longest-running biking event in the nation. New options this year include a reverse route, from Portsmouth to Canal Winchester, a “hop-back” route […]

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Olentangy Trail Updates: Detour, Widening and Bridge Plans

Brent Warren Brent Warren Olentangy Trail Updates: Detour, Widening and Bridge Plans

A portion of the Olentangy Trail will be closed from May 13 to July 12 as construction work ramps up on Founders Park, the 20-acre development on former Battelle parking lots in Harrison West. The trail will be closed between West Fifth and West Third Avenues, where users will be detoured east to a separated […]

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Protected Bike Lanes on Summit Attracting Riders, but City Not Planning to Build More

Brent Warren Brent Warren Protected Bike Lanes on Summit Attracting Riders, but City Not Planning to Build More

When plans for two new bike lanes stretching from Downtown to Hudson Street were first announced in 2015, it was clear that the project was meant to be a departure from the norm for the city. The City of Columbus, working closely with the advocacy group Yay Bikes!, had developed a plan for Fourth Street […]

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The State of Alternative Transportation in Columbus

Brent Warren Brent Warren The State of Alternative Transportation in Columbus

Over the course of the last five years, there has been a lot of transportation news in Columbus. CoGo bike share arrived in 2013 and was the first of what would be several new mobility options, including Zagster bike share at OSU, Lyft (which came, left, and then came back), Uber, Lime dockless bikes, and, […]

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Opinion: Lessons in Bike Commuting from a Non-Cyclist

Steve Schoeny Steve Schoeny Opinion: Lessons in Bike Commuting from a Non-Cyclist

When my kids finished the school year in the Spring, I decided to try my hand at riding my bike to work. As the Director of Development for the 14th largest municipality in the country, I talk a lot about the benefits of having mobility choices, bike lanes, complete streets and other City Planner jargon. […]

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Year of Yay! Art Hop

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Year of Yay! Art Hop

This month we’ll be riding with our volunteer leader, Bethel Yared, who will be taking us on an ART HOP inspired ride. Stay tuned for our route! Year of Yay! is a series of 12 monthly bicycle tours that are FREE for members and first-time guests. This year we’ll begin and end our rides at […]

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