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Bike Utah Update June 2013

By Scott Lyttle May was National Bike Month – the events surrounding Bike Month in Utah have been endless. Everything kicked off on April 26 at the fifth annual Utah…

Parley’s Canyon Closed to Cyclists from Mouth to Milepost 131 – Use Emigration instead through Fall 2013

UDOT is improving drainage at the base of Parley’s Canyon through milepost 131 (about 2 miles up the canyon). The construction is impacting the shoulders of I-80, and therefore the…

The Mean Streets Of Springtime

Winter commuting by bicycle; cold, wet, quiet mornings, just the sound of water slicking the fenders and one or more of my sons sniffling back a runny nose and asking…

Moab and Grand County Earn Silver Bicycle Friendly Community Award; Orem Gets Honorable Mention

he City of Moab and surrounding Grand County jointly applied to the League of American Bicyclists (LAB) for designation as a BFC. Cyclists don't necessarily end their trips where government…

Bike Friendly State Rankings: Utah drops 1, Idaho gains 10

Idaho made a significant jump in the national Bicycle Friendly State rankings this year. Utah, meanwhile, appeared to be pedaling a stationary bike, if you compare the 2013 state-by-state rankings…

Utah Bike Summit Recap

The 5th annual Utah Bike Summit presented by Bike Utah was held Friday April 27th at the University of Utah Guest House. …

Moab’s Colorado Riverway Path Gets Closer to Completion with New Grant

The bikepath connecting Moab with public recreation lands around it should be largely completed this fall. Grand County received a third grant from the Federal Transit Authority to complete the…

FFKR Architects Wins Bike Friendly Business Award; 3 Boise Businesses Honored

FFKR Architects Wins Bike Friendly Business Award; 3 Boise Businesses Honored

FFKR Architects of Salt Lake City became the state's first architectural firm to win a BFB award and the only new BFB in Utah added to the roll in the…

Bike Share to Launch in Salt Lake City on April 8, 2013

Bike Share to Launch in Salt Lake City on April 8, 2013

A Bike Share program is a network of many Bike Share stations, where members can take any bike, from any station, as many times as they like for a small…

2013 to be the Year of the Bike in Salt Lake City and County

2013 to be the Year of the Bike in Salt Lake City and County

Salt Lake City’s Transportation Division has coined 2013 the “Year of the Bike” – a movement that includes partnership with Salt Lake County, UTA, UDOT, University of Utah, and other…