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DRBC Legal Notes: Rules of the Path

By Ross Seymour Wisconsin has a short statute on how people are to use bike/ped paths.  Those rules are found at Sec.  of the Wisconsin statutes.  The rules apply to “Bicycle Ways.”  Bicycle ways are defined as any path or sidewalk designated for the use of bicycles by the relevant governmental body.  (Sec. (5s))  Bicycle ways are distinguished from bicycle…
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Found Online May 2011

Found Online is a collection of links to interesting articles and items we come across online. Most of these are also posted to our Facebook page throughout the month (be sure to like our page) as we find them and are put here about once a month.   League Announces Best New Bicycling Cities in the Nation The best biking…
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Bicycle Friendly Communities & News

The City of Onalaska, Wi submitted an application for Bicycle Friendly Status in the last round of the League of American Bicyclists (LAB), Bicycle Friendly Community program. We are sorry to report that they did not receive this recognition but did receive and honorable mention. We hope for the opportunity to work with the city on achieving this status in…
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Local Cyclists Pedal for the Affordable Housing Crisis

By Carolyn Dvorak - DRBC Member Ramon Martinez, a Sociology student at Viterbo University, is joining a group of 32 bicyclists riding from Charleston, to Santa Cruz, CA.  They are part of a non-profit organization called Bike and Build, an organization located in Philadelphia, PA.  The staff of three includes two program directors and an executive director.  Their mission is…
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