High School MTB Racer Inspires

A few weeks ago I went to photograph the Milwaukee High School Mountain Bike Team practice and had the pleasure of meeting an inspiring teen, Hodan Mohamud, 16, the only female student on the team at Riverside University High School. Hodan came to the mountain bike practice directly from swim practice after school. Beyond her infectious [...]

UW Schools Make the Grade

The 2015 Bicycle Friendly University list is out and University of Wisconsin System schools did well in their examinations. The UW Madison, with a strong bicycle component to their transportation department, led the way, advancing to Gold status, while UW La Crosse joined UW Milwaukee and Eau Claire on the list Bronze level members. “In [...]

Now open for safe walking!

The curb extensions on Clement Ave. At Wilbur St. were finished just in time for school to start. Students, parents, the school crossing guard and morning commuters on Clement all have now gotten used to the new safety feature to get used to. To celebrate we held a ribbon cutting and Walk to School Day. [...]

Walk to School Day Success!

Families from all over the world celebrated International Walk to School Day today. Here in Wisconsin kids had a gorgeous Fall morning to walk, bike and skate to school. Fairview Elementary in Milwaukee gave out fruit bars and water and had 106 kids walk to school. Fernwood Montessori in Milwaukee had over 50 students bike, [...]