Tag archives for Driftless Region Bicycle Coalition


DRBC February 2017 Meeting Minutes

DRBC February 2017 Meeting minutes – Feb 1, 2017 at Fat Sam’s Board members present: Brian, Dan, Andy, Kris, Mike Others present: Matthew Christen Called to order at 6:15 PM Secretary’s report: No January meeting. December minutes approved Treasurer’s report: We closed the Associated Bank Accounts and have everything at Altra. Currently we have $5, not including segregated funds. Zagster:…
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Survive the Heat

Bicycle Commuting in a heat wave. Western Wisconsin has been suffering through a heat wave for the past few weeks. Despite the heat there are still lots of bicyclists out on the road commuting to work, shop or just heading out for a cool drink with friends. Just like winter, the hot humid summers here can pose challenges for some…
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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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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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