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06/25
2014

NTPP Report to Congress: Shift to bicycling and walking comes with infrastructure

Program championed by Minnesota Congressman Oberstar shows impact of targeted investment

“The non-motorized pilot program was designed to create mode shift and to develop the statistical information necessary to properly evaluate the impact of investments in non-motorized travel.” Congressman James Oberstar, 2005

12/18
2013

Lessons Learned with Bike Walk Twin Cities

Steve Clark shares his personal takeaways after nearly eight years with the Nonmotorized Transportation Pilot Program.

12/17
2013

2013 BWTC Count Report Released

Highlights from the new 2013 BWTC Count Report and how this data helps to tell the story of how our streets really function for bicyclists and pedestrians.

12/13
2013

New high for bicycling

Since 2007, bicycling up 78% and walking 16%, according to 2013 Bike Walk Twin Cities Count Report, released today.

09/27
2013

Have you explored the expanding bike network?

As the BWTC pilot comes to the end of its last year, the new network has taken shape--get out and explore it!

09/27
2013

Progress in Planning

In the years since the BWTC program began, MN communities have embraced active transportation plans like never before. Why bike/ped planning is essential & the planning efforts currently underway.

09/05
2013

Overcoming Barriers to Bicycling and Walking with Frogtown Neighborhoods Program

St. Paul Smart Trips guest blog on drastically changing the model for neighborhood outreach in Frogtown.

08/07
2013

Bicycling & Equity: The New Majority

Guest blog by Anthony Taylor, League of American Bicyclists Equity Advisory Council and Major Taylor Bicycling Club of MN

08/05
2013

Linking Heath & Active Transportation

Q & A with Commissioner Gretchen Musicant, Minneapolis Health Department

08/05
2013

Lessons Learned: Creating a Successful Community Bike/Walk Center

One year after opening BWTC-funded SPOKES Bike Walk Connect, director Sheldon Mains shares "advice from the trenches."

06/13
2013

Portland to Portland

More than 30 days into a cross-country trip focused on bikeway design, English cyclists take to the streets of Minneapolis with BWTC's Prescott Morrill.

06/12
2013

University Trail the first of many bike/walk projects to open in 2013

Cyclists will soon have a continuous bikeway from Saint Paul to downtown Minneapolis.

06/10
2013

Making Transportation Options Real for Neighborhood House

Informed by our experiences with the BWTC pilot, TLC recently trained Neighborhood House staff to better address the transportation challenges of the families they serve in Saint Paul.

05/03
2013

Safety Summit Postscripts

Joan Pasiuk recaps the 2013 Midwest Regional Bike Safety Summit: what was most exciting, and also what was missing, at the Minneapolis event.

04/24
2013

Tapping Local Resources for Bicycling and Walking Projects: Capital Improvement

Growing demand for biking & walking options puts more reliance on state and local governments to provide resources for bicycling and walking transportation.

 

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