Tag Archive: US Bicycle Route System

Washington state joins others seeking approvals for U.S. Bicycle Routes

US Bicycle Route System corridors (approved routes in black)

 

Washington state may have its first official U.S. Bicycle Route later this spring.

Washington Bikes reported that the state Department of Transportation has submitted its plans for USBR 10 to cross the northern part of the state from Anacortes to the Idaho border.

The plans go to the American Association of State Highway and …

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Indiana embracing U.S. Bicycle Route System

U.S. Bicycle Route System

The effort to create new segments for the U.S. Bicycle Route System is gaining momentum in communities in Indiana.

Richmond, Indiana, located on the Ohio border, has approved a route for U.S. Bicycle Route 50 (USBRS 50) through the town. Volunteers elsewhere are working to gain support to take the bicycle route clear across Indiana …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2013/01/16/indiana-embracing-u-s-bicycle-route-system/

Successful fund-raising campaign at Adventure Cycling Association

I don’t know if they’re popping champagne corks at the Adventure Cycling Association offices in Missoula this morning; probably they’re just topping off their water bottles and heading out for a celebratory bike ride.

They’d be celebrating because the nonprofit achieved its goal of raising $50,000 for the U.S. Bicycle Route System by last night’s …

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Anonymous donors support U.S. Bicycle Route System

Two anonymous donors together dropped $15,000 on the fund-raiser supporting the U.S. Bicycle Route System, bringing the total amount raised to $40,000.

That’s great news for the non-profit Adventure Cycling Association, which is promoting the “Build It. Bike It. Be a Part of It.” campaign during the month of May. The goal is $50,000.

Adventure …

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Two new U.S. Bicycle Routes approved

Bike routes approved (in red)

The U.S. Bicycle Route System continues to grow.

Two new routes have been designated for numbering in the upper Midwest this month — USBR 35 in Michigan and USBR 45 in Minnesota (both shown in red at left).

In addition, USBR 1 in North Carolina was re-aligned.

The new routes add more than 600 miles to the bicycle route network that already includes other routes …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2012/05/21/two-new-u-s-bicycle-routes-approved/

How to qualify for freebies by supporting the US Bicycle Route System

The “Build It. Bike It. Be a Part of It.” campaign for the US Bicycle Route System is continuing with some generous gifts and contests.

The non-profit Adventure Cycling Association is sponsoring the campaign to raise $50,000 during National Bike Month to help offset its expenses in coordinating development of the nationwide bicycle route network.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2012/05/17/how-to-qualify-for-freebies-by-supporting-the-us-bicycle-route-system/

Cool prizes for supporting U.S. Bicycle Route System

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As you no doubt know, the non-profit Adventure Cycling Association is holding a fund-raising drive all month to offset its expenses in coordinating development of the U.S. Bicycle Route System.

The association needs to raise another $2,230 before midnight Saturday to receive a matching grant from TeamEstrogen.com. To coax that cash out of your bank …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2012/05/11/cool-prizes-for-supporting-u-s-bicycle-route-system/