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Oak Street Bridge Project Clears Hurdles

The Oak Street bike and pedestrian bridge and path project has cleared several more hurdles recently. According to City of La Crosse staff, the funding for the project has survived in the city budget being sent to the common council of La Crosse. Also the bridge was well received by the general public and home owners, with adjacent properties to…
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Biking in La Crosse History

Last Saturday DRBC members set up a display in downtown La Crosse for the Historic Downtown Days. To tie our regular setup into the more historical theme on the event several members brought their classic bikes and even dressed in "period" clothing. They talked to lots of people, had sl0w races and got the public involved with our bicycling trivia…
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Fat Tire Night

Update 10/26 Thanks to everyone who came out to the event. It was a big success for us. Everyone had a great time and we raised over $700 towards new bike racks. Sure it is not enough, but it is a start! A big thanks goes out to Jeff & John at the Bodega, New Belgium Brewing, River Trails Cycles,…
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Getting Bicycle Friendly – Business Style

Twice a year the League of American Bicyclists releases their Bicycle Friendly America ratings. This program rates communities, colleges and businesses based on the League’s criteria. Communities and businesses have to apply for the rating answering a long series of question that demonstrate their commitment to making bicycling easier for their communities or employees. The league awards four levels of…
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