Monthly Archives: September 2013

Thanks, Orono (BDN)


  This letter to the editor originally appeared in the Bangor Daily News. Thanks, Orono I was a rider in the inaugural BikeMaine ride. I live north of Chicago, Ill. This was my first time in the state of Maine. … Continue reading

 

Deirdre Fleming: Law can provide a yardstick to gauge safety for Maine cyclists


  This article originally appeared in the Portland Press Herald. Deirdre Fleming: Law can provide a yardstick to gauge safety for Maine cyclists The Bicycle Coalition of Maine (BCM) touts our state as having some of the nation’s most bike-friendly … Continue reading

 

Parking spaces give way to artistic whimsy in Portland (PPH)


This article originally appeared in the Portland Press Herald. Parking spaces give way to artistic whimsy in Portland By Gillian Graham ggraham@mainetoday.comStaff Writer PORTLAND – Cars and delivery trucks passed within feet of her workbench Friday morning as Rebecca Smith bent over the … Continue reading

 

Portland celebrates PARKing Day – VIDEO (WCSH6)


  This article originally appeared on WCSH6.com Portland celebrates PARKing Day   PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Parking is at a premium in Maine’s largest city, with many commuters paying for spots in lots and visitors pumping meters full of change.  But on … Continue reading

 

Bicycle Coalition does PARK(ing) Day the two-wheel way (PPH)


  This article originally appeared on PressHerald.com. Bicycle Coalition does PARK(ing) Day the two-wheel way Friday September 20, 2013 | 09:09 AM Posted by Karen Beaudoin kbeaudoin@mainetoday.com Employees and volunteers for the Bicycle Coalition of Maine were out and about in front of the … Continue reading

 

Parking spaces will become mini parks Friday in Portland


  This article originally appeared in the Bangor Daily News. Parking spaces will become mini parks Friday in Portland By Kathleen Pierce, BDN Staff Posted Sept. 17, 2013, at 12:46 p.m. PORTLAND, Maine — Think it’s hard to find parking in Portland? Wait till … Continue reading

 

Bicycle group’s ‘rolling exploration of Maine’ wraps up weeklong tour (BDN)


  This article originally appeared in the Bangor Daily News. Bicycle group’s ‘rolling exploration of Maine’ wraps up weeklong tour By Bill Trotter, BDN Staff Posted Sept. 14, 2013, at 11:10 a.m. Last modified Sept. 15, 2013, at 5:54 p.m. EASTBROOK, Maine — More … Continue reading