Monthly Archives: January 2015

City’s K-8 school set to launch “Walking School Bus” program (Ellsworth American)


This article originally appeared on ellsworthamerican.com January 26, 2015 by Steve Fuller ELLSWORTH — The city’s K-8 school was recently awarded funding to start a program that encourages students to walk to and from school, rather than take the bus. The … Continue reading

 

Norway to start ‘Walking School Bus’ program at elementary school (Oxford Hills Sun Journal)


This article originally appeared on SunJournal.com Leslie H. Dixon. Staff Writer Oxford Hills | Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 2:39 pm PARIS — Roughly 120 of the approximately 475 students at Rowe Elementary School may become part of a pilot … Continue reading

 

14 Maine Bicyclists and Pedestrians Lose Their Lives in 2014 (Press Release)


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Allenby Communication Director Bicycle Coalition of Maine 207.623.4511 (office) 207.252.8688 (direct) brian@bikemaine.org bikemaine.org 14 Maine Bicyclists and Pedestrians Lose Their Lives in 2014 Bicycle Coalition of Maine Monitoring Latest Bicycle / Pedestrian Crash Data  January … Continue reading

 

14 bicyclists and pedestrians lose their lives in 2014 (WCSH6)


This article originally appeared on WCSH6.com PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Recent MaineDOT data shows that 14 bicyclists and pedestrians were killed in Maine in 2014. Of these fatalities, 12 were pedestrians and two were killed while riding bicycles. Additionally, … Continue reading

 

Maine Had 14 Biking and Pedestrian Deaths in 2014 (MPBN)


This article originally appeared on MPBN.net   Fourteen people in Maine lost their lives while biking and walking in 2014. “And it’s a sad reality, but we think it is important for folks to know,” says Brian Allenby, of the … Continue reading