bicycle friendly state rankings

Oregon ranks fourth in new Bike Friendly State rankings

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 4th, 2008 at 7:33 pm

ORegon Bicycle Summit

A dream deferred.
(Photo © J. Maus)

Oregon placed fourth in a new ranking of Bike Friendly States that was released tonight by the League of American Bicyclists.

Washington took top honors, followed by Wisconsin and then Arizona. At the bottom of the list were Alabama and Georgia, with West Virginia coming in last.

Yesterday, I sat down with the League’s executive director Andy Clarke and Bike Friendly State program manager Jeff Peel to learn more about the rankings. [Read more…]

Headed to Seattle for national conference; Bike Friendly State rankings to be unveiled

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 29th, 2008 at 12:20 pm

I’m headed to the 2008 Pro Walk/Pro Bike conference in Seattle next week along with a large contingent from Portland. Among the highlights will be the unveiling of the first-ever Bike Friendly States rankings by the League of American Bicyclists.

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