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  1. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    I'm not saying these stats aren't a good thing as far as safety is concerned but I guarantee Mayor Billy is licking his chops at the money this is bringing in. Given how much money he is spending on the various municipal union contracts, he is going to need all the money he can get.

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  2. 78th Precinct Will Focus On Cyclist Education In Prospect Park With Initiative Starting SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Park Slope Stoop

    Education first, and then summonses if necessary, is the riding line from the new Commanding Officer of the 78th Precinct when it comes to cyclists obeying the rules in Prospect Park.

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    Tuesday | Brooklynian

    I'm not saying these stats aren't a good thing as far as safety is concerned but I guarantee Mayor Billy is licking his chops at the money this is bringing in. Given how much money he is spending on the various municipal union contracts, he is going to need all the money he can get.

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  4. Budapest: Europe's Little Known Cycling CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Triple Pundit

    After spending some time in Eastern Europe, I was pleasantly surprised by the social acceptance and visionary advocacy of the bicycle in Budapest, Hungary. It is common to see businessmen, tourists and trendy 20-somethings zooming around the city on two wheels.

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  5. The Fort Lauderdale Critical Mass September 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Broward-Palm Beach

    As they do on the last Friday of every month, the Ft. Lauderdale cycling community gathered at War Memorial Auditorium for Critical Mass.

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  6. Thousands of bicyclists expected to ride through Miami BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Local10.com

    ... City, Little Haiti, North Bay Village and then Miami Beach before crossing back over to downtown Miami. "Critical Mass is not sponsored or sanctioned by either the city of Miami Beach or the city of Miami, and no special event permits are issued," ...

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  7. Critical Mass Returns to Miami Beach Tonight as Mayor Levine Warns Police Are on AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Miami New Times

    ... two-lane toll road will host this month's tour de Critical Mass. It's the first time in five months that Critical Mass will cross the causeways and maneuver its way up Miami Beach. The Critical Mass will then head west through Little Havana and ...

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  8. September 25: Clarke to propose new Department of Planning and...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | PlanPhilly

    ... . A new generation of "conversational"-paced monthly group bike rides is replacing the more confrontational Critical Mass and (in its own way) Naked Bike Ride events. To my great embarassment, it has come to my attention that a bandana'd photo of ...

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  9. Greater Morristown weekend preview, Festival madness: Books, bike, bottles and businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Morristown Green

    ... from its new album, Gravitas . Admission is $39-$69. At 100 South St., Morristown. It's that time again. Critical Mass Bike Ride time, that is. Join other cycle enthusiasts (and newbies!) at the monthly Critical Mass ride beginning at the Morristown ...

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  10. Lock up to avoid larcenyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    The problem with people is that they steal; it's primal instinct. However, could it be our fault for not locking things up to avoid theft? That's what my dad thought after he got his bike stolen.

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  11. Making biking in Philly a social activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Philly.com

    ... endurance and are not about shock value (like the infamous Naked Bike Ride), or aggressive advocacy (like the Critical Mass rides that have occasionally rolled into town, causing gridlock). The preferred pace is described as "conversational" at ...

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  12. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Brooklynian

    I'm not saying these stats aren't a good thing as far as safety is concerned but I guarantee Mayor Billy is licking his chops at the money this is bringing in. Given how much money he is spending on the various municipal union contracts, he is going to need all the money he can get.

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  13. Is "bikelash" on the decline in Philly because the bike-lashers are winning?Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | PlanPhilly

    Streetfilms is out with a new video from last week's Project for Public Spaces conference in which I proclaim "bikelash" in Philly to be waning. I think that's generally true, at least in many of the flatter, closer-in areas of greater Center City where bicycle commuting is a serious and growing contender for mode share - 20% in my census tract in Bella Vista! In one telling, bikes are becoming less of a political flashpoint because they are now more common and accepted.

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    Tuesday Sep 16 | Brooklynian

    I'm not saying these stats aren't a good thing as far as safety is concerned but I guarantee Mayor Billy is licking his chops at the money this is bringing in. Given how much money he is spending on the various municipal union contracts, he is going to need all the money he can get.

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  15. Zoobombing: Portland phenomenon of grown-ups speeding downhill on kiddie bikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | TreeHugger

    Biking has generated a subculture unto itself, as seen with global naked bike rides , the decades-old Critical Mass and an endless parade of creatively customized vehicles . In Portland, Oregon -- long-known as a bike-loving locale -- a new form of wacky bike-riding called " zoobombing " has emerged, where adults ride customized kiddie bikes downhill at furious speeds.

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  16. What's Happening in Downtown Martinez?Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | ClayCord.com

    "Free spirits don't obey laws. Laws are for people who are willing to obey laws."

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  17. Weekend Event Guide: Trail Fest, bike porn, a Tigard tour, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Bike Portland

    ... Publishing founder Joe Biel will present an encore of his documentary, Aftermass: Bicycling in a Post Critical Mass Portland that traces the history (and future?) of Portland's bike activism scene. It's a very relevant topic given the conversations ...

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  18. Single-Speeds Are Helping to Broaden the Appeal of Transportation CyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Streets Blog Chicago

    The amount of biking in the U.S. more than doubled during the aughts, from 1.7 billion trips in 2001 to four billion in 2009, according to the League of American Bicyclists, a national advocacy group. One of the great things about this boom is that it has created a wider demographic of people who ride.

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  19. Make biking cuter - Critical Mass DC and Arlington meet! THIS SundayRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | TheWashCycle

    There are those times in life when two forces rocket towards each other, only to meet in the middle with an incredible explosion of AWESOME CUTENESS and CUPCAKES. OnSunday, September 14th, the incredible adorability of Kidical Mass Arlington will cross the bridge and join forces with the amazing delightfulness of Kidical Mass DC to ... circle the Washington Monument.

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  20. Film ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... to record old-timey songs onto 78rpm lacquer discs. Hollywood Theatre . Aftermass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass Portland Joe Biel's documentary on Portland's cycling community and the advocacy that keeps it vibrant/obnoxious. Clinton Street ...

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