Good reasons to bike in winter

Bill Miller has been winter biking for four years. He’s lost forty pounds and gotten his cholesterol under control. But that’s not the main reason he does it. “I was in sales for years,” explained Bill, a Bike Fed member. “Lots of driving and lots of drive up windows at fast food restaurants. When I [...]

The Decline of Car Culture

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to chat with Steve Walters at WisconsinEye about the decline of car culture. Along with Rob Kennedy, Transportation Planner for UW-Madison and Carl Scrhoedl, a Madison bicycle enthusiast, we analyzed the signs that car dependency is on the decline and hypothesized what this will mean for communities in the future. [...]