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Missouri Bicycle and Pedestrian Federation

The Missouri Bicycle Federation is a statewide, not-for-profit, membership organization that advocates advancement of bicycling access, safety and education in Missouri. The mission of the Missouri Bicycle Federation is to provide an advocacy platform to protect the rights and interests of bicyclists and to make Missouri a better place to ride a bicycle through the advancement of bicycle access, safety and education.

The Missouri Bicycle Federation publishes an online blog and a newsletter featuring bicycle-related news stories from around the region. Their web site also includes a directory of Missouri bicycle shops and clubs, a ride calendar, and information about Missouri routes and trails.

The Missouri Bicycle Federation also sponsors the annual BikeMO ride that takes place each October and which serves as a fundraiser for the group.

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Major national win for bicycling and walking in new federal Performance Measures 01-16-2017
The Missouri Bicycle & Pedestrian Federation has been part of a national coalition of groups that have been working to ensure that walking and bicycling were included in proposed Performance Measures for our national transportation system. New Performance Measures […]
"Scathing" KCMO Auditor report recommends major upgrades & changes to city's bicycle plan 01-13-2017
A major new development in the ongoing effort to make Kansas City a bicycle friendly community: The KCMO City Auditor's Office has released an audit of the current Bike KC plan that the Kansas City Star called "scathing". KCMO has released a major audit of […]
Rock Island Trail Update: Connections for Springfield, St Louis? And more from MoRIT . . . 01-11-2017
Greg Harris, Executive Director of the Missouri Rock Island Trail, Inc. (MoRIT) just sent the latest version of the Rock Island Trail Update.Rock Island Trail UpdateJanuary 11, 2017Hundreds attended the dedication of the first 47 miles of the Rock Island Trail on December […]
Governor Nixon and Ameren announce that 144-mile Rock Island Trail is on track for 2017 transfer to State Parks 12-21-2016
Today officials from Ameren joined with Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and State Parks Director Bill Bryan to announce that the work to salvage track and equipment from the 144-mile Rock Island railroad line and transfer the corridor to Missouri State Parks in 2017 for use […]
Missouri's "internationally significant" Rock Island Trail is now open! Photos and a new major article by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy about trail's history--and future 12-12-2016
At long last! Join Gov Nixon & MO State Parks Dec 10 for grand opening of 47-mile Rock Island Trail/Katy to KC Connector 12-02-2016
A day we have been working towards for more than 20 years has finally arrived--the Grand Opening of the 47.5 miles of Rock Island Trail State Park that forms the longest single section of the connection between the Katy Trail and Kansas City: The 47-mile Rock Island segment […]
Bicycle Friendly Communities: St Joseph Hon Mention - Kansas City & Lee's Summit Bronze - over 1.4 million Missourians now live in a BFC 11-22-2016
Last week the League of American Bicyclists announced the latest round of Bicycle Friendly Community awards.Missouri highlights: The League of American Bicyclists has announced 103 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities across the U.S.St. Joseph - Honorable Mention […]
Two major Rock Island Trail announcements: 47 miles open by end of December; Belle to build first mile of Windsor-Washington RIT 11-14-2016
The Missouri Rock Island Trail, Inc (MoRIT) made two major announcements about the Rock Island Trail over the weekend: Missouri's Rock Island Trail is coming together in several discrete segmentsFirst section of Windsor-Washington Rock Island Trail to be built in BelleMissouri […]
ALERT: Chesterfield City Council to vote on opposition to Baxter Road bicycle lanes; Citizen responses needed 11-07-2016
St. Louis County is planning to install bicycle lanes on Baxter Road between Clarkson and Wild Horse Creek. This is one of the first projects implemented under St. Louis County's new Complete Streets Policy, passed in 2014. Trailnet championed the creation and passage […]
No on Prop A: Tobacco tax for transportation gets one thing right, many things wrong 11-04-2016
A coalition of tobacco companies and convenience store owners have proposed Prop A, a new 23 cent per pack tobacco tax for transportation in Missouri. No on Prop A - a deceptive tobacco tax for transportationA simple look at the supporters of Prop A should make you suspicious--and […]

Last Update: December 4th, 2013