Keen to participate in this year’s Conquer the Cold, winter commuting challenge hosted by getDowntown, but not sure how to prepare for winter cycling? You’re in luck! getDowntown is hosting workshops on winter cycling, covering subjects from “what to wear" to "how to navigate ice and snow.”
getDowntown is asking workshop participants to sign up online at: http://getdowntown.org/Events/ConquertheCold/WinterBikeCommuting101. The workshops will be held at the DDA’s office, 150 S. Fifth Ave, 3rd Floor, Ann Arbor, MI 48104; and at Mighty Good Coffee, 217 N. Main, Ann Arbor, MI 58104 .
The workshops dates include:
WEMU 89.1 recently released their interview with Heather Seyfarth from CEC on the Ann Arbor Bike Share Program. The 8 minute interview can be found here. The interview was produced by WEMU 89.1 as part of their Issues of the Environment segment, which is a weekly feature during WEMU 89.1’s Morning Edition.
WEMU 89.1 is a member station of NPR.
Would you like to review Ann Arbor’s Bicycle Friendly Community Application?
As you may have heard, Ann Arbor is currently working on an application for the League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Community Award. As part of the application process the League of American Bicyclists is looking for local reviewers.
Who should be a local reviewer?
Please note that all of the local reviewers will remain anonymous and that you can be a local reviewer even if you worked on the Ann Arbor application.
What does being a local reviewer require?
How will the local reviewers’ comments be used?
How to sign up to be a local reviewer:
Unable to attend the Public Meeting? You can still help the Community of Ann Arbor complete the Bicycle Friendly Community Award via a 10 question online survey on biking in Ann Arbor. The survey will close on July 9th!