Dane County Executive Parisi: 2017 is boldest budget for biking

(Editor’s note: This guest column from Dane County Executive Joe Parisi is the latest in an occasional series of pieces from elected officials in Wisconsin who are interested in cycling.) The arrival of fall means Badgers and Packers football, the days are shorter and generally cooler, and school kids get to remind their parents just [...]

Wisconsin Bike Fed makes October Wisconsin Walks Month

Walking in Wisconsin should be a safe–not spooky–activity enjoyed by everyone from children on their way to school to senior citizens staying healthy through exercise. To help make walking safer and more enjoyable, the Wisconsin Bike Fed will coordinate events across the state throughout the month of October, and participate in International Walk and Bike [...]

Cycle Survey is Out: Ask Them to Answer!

For the second election cycle in a row the Bike Fed has emailed a survey to every candidate for the state legislature. We’re asking them if they’ll support funding for bicycle trails and other infrastructure, restoration of our complete streets law, the vulnerable users law, a bike tax and more. We’ll give the candidates about [...]