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Urban Biking

How Bicycling Improves City Life for Everyone

Jay Walljasper | Posted 07.17.2014 | Green
Jay Walljasper

You can see big changes happening across America as communities from Fairbanks to St. Petersburg transform their streets into appealing places for people, not just cars and trucks.

The Friendliest Cities For... Bikes

The Active Times | Posted 05.17.2013 | Travel
The Active Times

Want a taste of this two-wheeled utopia? Put your pedal power to the test in one of these top 10 bike-friendly cities.

See San Francisco on a Bicycle Built for You

GloboMaestro | Posted 03.19.2013 | San Francisco
GloboMaestro

San Francisco is one of America's top bike destinations -- and Mission Bicycle is leading the charge. As the only shop in town that makes its own custom cycles, they'll help you design every component from frame size to color-coded tires.

LOOK: Miami Beach Takes HUGE Step For Bikes And Pedestrians

The Huffington Post | Joey Francilus | Posted 10.11.2012 | Miami

Imagine running, biking, or walking the entire stretch of the Miami Beach oceanfront. Well, that dream is slowly, but surely, becoming reality: co...

The Ubiquitous Bike Culture Of Copenhagen

Christine Negroni | Posted 02.12.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Copenhagen has ambitions to increase the number of two-wheeled-commuters to 50% by 2015, and I hope they achieve it. Even more, I hope their progress sends a message far beyond Denmark and encourages the rest of the world to adopt pedal power, the ever-renewable-energy source.

Women and Bicycling Means Sustainable Business

Andrea Learned | Posted 01.01.2012 | Green
Andrea Learned

Biking represents a simple activity and lifestyle change that could affect so many of the big, societal issues we face today, as well as some that are not given the priority they should, such as community-building and connection with nature.

Chicago Gets Its First Protected Bike Lane, Second Coming Soon

Posted 09.24.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Department of Transportation on Monday announced the completion and official opening of the city's first protected bike lane, located alon...

From Lemons to Lemonade: Clevelanders Find New Uses for Abandoned Spaces

Halle Tecco | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Halle Tecco

Although Cleveland's Galleria Eerieview has lost nearly all the retail shops, two fruitful things remain: the barrel-shaped glass ceiling and resourceful, dedicated employees.

Urban Cycling Becoming Mainstream In NY

NYFI | John Fischer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A few months ago, in July, a small Florida-based bicycle shop called Republic Bikes entered into a partnership with Urban Outfitters. The company, lau...