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Bike Utah News for July 2014

It has been a busy few months for Bike Utah. We have been working on a number of initiatives that we hope will make bicycling safer and more fun regardless…

Salt Lake County Bicycle Advisory Committee Seeks New Members

July 17, 2014 - Salt Lake County is seeking applicants to fill five positions in its 15 member Bicycle Advisory Committee. The committee (SLCBAC) reviews and offers input on all bicycle-related…

Salt Lake City’s Greenbike Doubles in Size with 8 New Stations

Salt Lake City’s Greenbike Doubles in Size with 8 New Stations

July 22, 2014 – Salt Lake City, Utah – Greenbike, Salt Lake City’s bike share program, today announced that they have doubled the size of their system. Eight new stations…

Drive-throughs and Biking – Salt Lake City Council to Consider Ordinance Allowing Cyclists

July 15, 2014 – The Salt Lake City Council will consider an ordinance that allows bicyclists and pedestrians to use drivethrough windows. Currently, some businesses prevent this, leaving cyclists unable…

Salt Lake County Bicycle Advisory Committee News for June 2014

After a year and a half, Committee Chair A.J. Martine voluntarily stepped down from his position. The committee voted by unanimous approval to appoint John Herbert (former vice-chair) as replacement.…

Policy Finalized on Ski Areas and Mountain Biking

Ski slopes in national forests can officially get used for mountain biking in the off season. Many already are but the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) finalized its policy in April…

Sarai Snyder: Empowering Women via The Pedal

Sarai Snyder: Empowering Women via The Pedal

Utah had the pleasure this April of hosting women’s cycling advocate Sarai Snyder, founder of the website Girl Bike Love (girlbikelove.com) and the worldwide CycloFemme ride (cyclofemme.com). As one of…

Bicycle Collective News for June 2014

The Bicycle Collective is proud to announce that we are expanding our summer Open Shop hours in our Salt Lake Community Bike Shop.…

Salt Lake County Planning East West Trail System

June 11, 2014 - Salt Lake County, Utah is beginning to develop an East-West Trail System Master Plan to connect the Jordan River Parkway with the Bonneville Shoreline Trail.…

Combat Puncture Vine on the Jordan River – Buy a Weevil or Volunteer

Hate Goat Heads? Love the Jordan River Trail? Help to combat the awful weed by participating in the Donate a Weevil Program. Just visit http://jordanrivercommission.com/Store/donate-biocontrol/ to buy a puncture-vine seed…