Bicycling Funding Passes Utah Legislature – Updated

UPDATE – March 13, 12:01 AM – After an evening of tense back and forth negotiations between the Utah House and Senate, HB 362 passed the House and Senate with just 18 minutes left in the session. The bill has great potential for bicycling and walking projects in the future. The key provision for biking […]

Updated: Help Determine the Future of Road and Mountain Biking in the Wasatch Mountains

Updated: Help Determine the Future of Road and Mountain Biking in the Wasatch Mountains

March 4, 2015 – The Mountain Accord process is underway. The draft proposal for the Mountain Accord for the Central Wasatch has been released – see http://mountainaccord.com/get-involved/ The plan addresses environment, recreation, transportation, and economy. Mountain bike trails and road cycling are part of the planning process. Wasatch Mountain users are encouraged to view the plan and make […]

Comments Requested for Emigration Canyon Bicycling Study

Comments Requested for Emigration Canyon Bicycling Study

By Dave Iltis February 25, 2015 – Salt Lake County through its Office of Township Services is working on improving conditions in Emigration Canyon for cyclists, motorists, runners, and pedestrians. Recently, the county released the Emigration Canyon Motorists and Bicyclists Safety Assessment, a report on current conditions and recommendations for improving safety in the canyon. […]

Cycling Utah Calls for 10,000 Wheels Initiative for Affordable Transportation in Utah

Cycling Utah Calls for 10,000 Wheels Initiative for Affordable Transportation in Utah

By Dave Iltis March 2, 2015 – Cycling Utah is proposing the 10,000 Wheels Initiative for Affordable Transportation for the Wasatch Front and Utah. Affordable transportation is crucial for Utah and in particular, Wasatch Front residents in order to get to jobs, the grocery store, appointments, school, and cultural events, and to participate in life […]