Salt Lake County Council Rejects Bicycle Commuter Benefit

November 24, 2015 – Today, the Salt Lake County Council rejected a Bicycle Commuter Benefit for Salt Lake County employees who commute by bike to work. The council removed the item from the 2016 budget by a vote of 5-4 on party lines, with all five Republicans, Michael Jensen, Aimee Winder Newton, Steven DeBry, Max Burdick, […]

Cycling Utah’s Fall-Winter 2015-2016 Issue is Now Available!

Cycling Utah’s Fall-Winter 2015-2016 Issue is Now Available!

Cycling Utah Magazine’s Fall-Winter 2015-2016 Issue is now available as a free download (12 mb download), Pick up a copy at your favorite Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, Montana, W. Colorado, N. Arizona bike shop or other location!  Contents: Who is a Cyclist? –  page – 2 Rob Squire and Alex Grant are our Riders of the Year  –  […]

Editorial: Salt Lake County Should Add Bicycle Commuter Benefit

Editorial: Salt Lake County Should Add Bicycle Commuter Benefit

Editorial By Dave Iltis • Editor • Cycling Utah On Tuesday, November 24, the Salt Lake County Council will be considering including the Employee Bicycle Commuter Incentive Policy. The policy would implement a benefit of up to $300/year for employees who commute to work by bicycle. The benefit is slightly larger so that effectively the County would […]

Bike Friendly Awards Given to St. George and Brigham Young University

November 15, 2015 – The League of American Bicyclists announced their latest round of Bike Friendly Community Awards today. St. George was awarded an Honorable Mention. “St. George has made improving bicycle friendliness a priority and has been a leader in Washington County in that regard. We are pleased that they have applied for the […]

Rockwell Relay Donated to Charity Vision – 2016 Event Date Set

Rockwell Relay Donated to Charity Vision – 2016 Event Date Set

By Tyler Servoss The founders of the Rockwell Relay: Moab to St. George are pleased to announce that they’ve donated their race to Provo-based Charity Vision. The 2016 race will be named the Rockwell Relay Benefiting CharityVision. Race co-founder Dan Stewart said, “Over the last 7 years we have seen tremendous growth with our race. […]

Event Preview: Rocky Mountain Cyclocross Championships Set for Longmont, Colorado on December 5, 2015

November 8, 2015 – The Rocky Mountain Cyclocross Championships will be held on December 5, 2015 in Longmont, Colorado. The race is in it’s 3rd year (the first year it was called “Altitude Adjustment Cross and was held the week before the Boulder National Championships), and is shaping up to be the perfect regional championship […]

SLCBAC News for Fall 2015

By Ian Scharine As the colors and great rides of autumn await, SLCBAC looks forward to closing out the riding season on a high note. Along with many completed projects this past year, more communities are thinking about upgrades to their streets and public areas that will benefit biking and walking. One of these communities […]