Action Cycle! New youth engagement girls bike club in Milwaukee launches this Saturday

Action Cycle! is a bicycle centered, community focused movement. The participants are made up of middle school aged, female youth who live in the Milwaukee area, focusing on area codes 53206 and 53212. Action Cycle! is led by our long time Safe Routes to School instructor and League of American Bicyclists Certified Safety Instructor Angela Livermore. [...]

Woman’s death reminds us to be watchful on the road

A 54-year-old woman from Chicago became the 28th person killed while walking on Wisconsin roads this year, in a crash along Highway 50 near Lake Geneva on Aug. 16. Jeanne K. Mulville-Rowell was struck by an eastbound car about 11:25 p.m. while walking close to the fog line about 100 yards east of Chapin Road. [...]

Passing the Baton

Well, friends, it’s been a privilege to share in the success and growth of the Wisconsin Bike Fed these past 8 years. As mentioned in my farewell post earlier this summer, I will be leaving the Bike Fed in September to live in Freiburg, Germany for 11 months with my husband and baby daughter. While [...]

The Biggest Full Moon Ride Yet

With 142 men, women and children, the last Tosa Full Moon Bicycle Ride of the summer was the biggest yet. The growing number of riders and new businesses encouraging their customers to ride on the destination retail strip further confirms the “if you build it they will ride” theory of bicycle facilities. Since North Avenue [...]