Cycling is Good for Drivers

Here at the Bike Fed we believe strongly that it’s not us versus them. Instead, we like to think that, no matter how you travel, we’re all on the road together. And there’s mounting evidence that we’re right. A recent survey by the web app Waze found that the most satisfied and happy drivers in [...]

Transportation Issues Heat Up

It is becoming increasingly clear that transportation will be the big issue in the upcoming state budget debate. And the Bike Fed will be part of the discussion. At a hearing before the state Assembly Transportation Committee this past week the factions laid out their arguments. In the middle was state Transportation Secretary Mark Gottlieb, [...]

UWM Goes For Gold!

The UW-Milwaukee school colors are black and gold. Today, you can emphasize the gold part as UWM won recognition as one of the very best cycling campuses in the country. We share the celebratory press announcement below. Go Panthers! University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee named a GOLD Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists UWM [...]

Welcome New Board Members

The Bike Fed remains one of the few nonprofits that selects the majority of its board of directors by vote of its members. This year we had 18 candidates for four open seats on the board. Member-voters returned the two incumbents on the ballot and added two new members to the board. Here are the [...]

Let’s vote some more!

Now that you’ve voted for the next President of the United States, it’s time to vote again, this time for Bike Fed board members. Each fall we fill four seats by election on the 21-member Bike Fed Board of Directors. After the election three more seats are filled through appointment by the board. All terms [...]