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Bicycle Commuting

Think Bicycle Commuters Are Good Citizens? You're Probably A Democrat

Christine Matthews | Posted 08.16.2014 | Politics
Christine Matthews

While largely choosing positive attributes about cyclists, Republican men were most likely to find cyclists just generally "annoying." 16% of Republican men (but just 4% of Republican women) said this cyclist was "annoying" compared to 3% of Democratic men and women.

Could This Invention Change Everything About Commuting?

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 11.11.2013 | Green

The phrase “This changes everything” gets thrown around a lot, but in the sustainable commuting sphere, an invention out of New York by a group of...

Census: Bike Commuting On The Rise In Chicago

Posted 10.31.2013 | Chicago

Story by Ted Cox, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: CHICAGO — The number of people who bike to work in the city jumped by about 2,300 cyclists, or 13.7 p...

Big Milestone For Capital Bikeshare

Posted 05.17.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Capital Bikeshare is expected to soon record its 2 millionth trip, well-timed for Friday's Bike to Work Day. Thursday morning, Bikes...

Share the Road and the Future

Michael Brune | Posted 07.15.2012 | Green
Michael Brune

Bicycle commuting in the U.S. was up by 40 percent from 2000 to 2010. That's great, but it's only scratching the surface of how biking could transform our country.

The Unnamed Bicycle Column: A Cultural Shift

Keith Brown | Posted 06.06.2012 | New York
Keith Brown

The bike ride recently organized by the mayor of a small central New Jersey town was emblematic of a cultural shift, a national movement toward embracing so-called "alternative'' modes of transportation.