Help your child’s school win money!

Your child’s school could win up to $2,500 this October with Fire Up Your Feet!  Fire Up Your Feet is an online activity tracking program that rewards school for getting active. Thanks to a generous sponsorship from AAA Wisconsin, we have increased the Awards for the Fall Activity Challenge, running October 1st -31st! There is a total of $5,000 up […]

The Bike Fed Board Election Process is Changing

If you’re a Bike Fed member*, you may have seen this comment in the weekly Bike Fed newsletter At it’s meeting on September 16th the board voted to amend the by-laws to allow for appointed members of the board. The new arrangement will still have a majority of elected members in keeping with Bike Fed […]

Lake Mills Makes Progress

Lake Mills Makes Progress I once taught a class at the UW Madison’s Department of Urban & Regional Planning that I called “Bikes, Pedestrians and Cities.” I hope to teach it again some semester, but even if I never get that chance it’s nice to know the course made an impression. One of my students […]

Riding Opportunities for Women

As the planning manager, one would think that I have this whole bicycling thing down! I should be able to fix a flat, hop on a trainer and join a group ride with ease.  Well, let me be the first to tell you this is not the case. In fact, I was so intimidated after my first […]