Vulnerable User Assembly Hearing Update

Read more: Killers get probation, but victims’ families want justice Motorcycle group opposes vulnerable user bill Public Hearings set for Vulnerable Users Bill Public Hearings set for Vulnerable Users Bill You could hear a pin drop in the room as Laurie Landgraf gave her testimony in support of our proposed Vulnerable User bill at Tuesday’s [...]


Dane County moves forward with bike plans

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi is proposing some bold new biking initiatives in his 2014 county budget. Here are the highlights from the County Exec’s proposed budget: New North Mendota Trail In partnership with the Town of Westport, Village of Waunakee, and City of Middleton the budget will include $350,000 in county dollars to develop [...]


Advocacy in action: community opposes Iowa County ordinance

Storystream: Ordinance could mean an end to organized rides in Iowa County Last night, I had the opportunity to testify in front of the Iowa County Transportation Committee at their monthly meeting in Dodgeville, WI. The concern from the community was so poignant that the Committee had to change locations to accommodate a larger audience. [...]


The Bike Summit Rocked!

Last Friday was a great day for cycling in Wisconsin. As Dave Schlabowske reported in our last blog, the tenth annual Saris Gala was the best ever. We were sold out and the event raised a record amount for the work of the Bike Fed. Over a decade the Gala has raised over $800,000 for [...]