Bicycle Pedals Recalled by Performance Inc. Due to Fall Hazard

Bicycle Pedals Recalled by Performance Inc. Due to Fall Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: 2011 Forté Pro Carbon […]

How Utah’s Congressional Delegation Stands on Cycling

By Charles Pekow, November 1, 2011 The folks who represent Utah across the continent in our nation’s capital like to ride bicycles. But the Republican-dominated Utah congressional delegation’s fondness for two-wheeling doesn’t mean it will support guaranteed federal funding for bicycling next year. In fact, quite the contrary: their philosophy means being tight with federal […]

New Methods Sought for Bike Counts

By Charles Pekow Let’s face it: planners just don’t know enough about how many bicyclists and pedestrians are using the roads. Transportation officials have long used established methods to count motorists but the data on non-motorized users aren’t good enough to plan rationally. Or so determined the Transportation Research Board (TRB), which is planning to […]