Tag archives for Driftless Region Bicycle Coalition

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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My Bike Summit Experience

By Carolyn Dvorak I am a new member to DRBC as well as the Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin.  As a life-long bicyclist, I grew up in Glendale, Wisconsin in a family where it wasn’t unusual to travel to Kenosha on Tuesday nights for the bicycle races or to spend a Saturday riding the Ozaukee 64 with a group of cycling…
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