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Posted on February 9, 2016 | No CommentsThe Iola City Council has passed a Complete Streets Policy by a unanimous vote, becoming the 9th city in Kansas to embrace the concept of building streets for all types of people.Posted on August 28, 2015 | No CommentsA Bicycle Master Plan has been presented to city commissioners in Newton, Kansas.Posted on May 2, 2015 | No CommentsThe 2015 edition of the League of American Bicyclists Bicycle Friendly State rankings has Kansas at #48: The state’s report card gives Kansas a score of only 19 out of 100. While Kansas does have a 3-foot passing law, an advocacy group, and a Share The Road campaign, it lacks many …Posted on September 22, 2014 | No CommentsThe Kansas Department of Transportation is hosting a series of public meetings around the state this fall, to discuss transportation projects and priorities.Posted on May 21, 2014 | 1 CommentThe Ride of Silence is an annual event that honors those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public roadways. There are 2014 rides in Edgerton, Lawrence, Topeka, and Wichita.Posted on May 1, 2014 | No CommentsThe 2014 Bicycle Friendly State rankings has Kansas at #46, a complete freefall from just four years ago, when Kansas was ranked #13 in the nation.Posted on October 18, 2013 | No CommentsKanBikeWalk is holding their annual meeting on October 26th in Wichita, Kansas. The event is open to the public, and includes a free recreational bike ride highlighting Wichita's burgeoning bicycling environment and facilities.Posted on May 10, 2013 | No CommentsThe Ride of Silence is an annual event that honors those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public roadways. There are 2013 rides in Hutchinson, Lawrence, and Wichita.Posted on April 28, 2013 | No CommentsThe city of Kansas City, Kansas is making progress on its first bike lanes, with plans for the next stage in the works, to be presented at an open house on April 30th.Posted on April 21, 2013 | No CommentsThe National Bike Challenge runs from May 1st through September 30th. Last year, Kansas had some of the top individuals and teams in the entire country. Do your state proud by riding your bike and logging your miles in 2013!