Monthly Archives: October 2015

Mayor Brennan Accepts U.S. Transportation Secretary’s Challenge

Portland Mayor Michael Brennan recently accepted the U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx’s ‘Mayor’s Challenge for Safer People and Safer Streets’ effort, which challenges city leaders to raise the bar for bicyclist and pedestrian safety. The Bicycle Coalition of … Continue reading


Kittery Rt. 1 Bike/Ped Accommodations from Memorial Traffic Circle to Adams Road Intersection

Summary Statement The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is a statewide organization working to make Maine better for bicycling and walking. We support the creation of well-designed bicycle and pedestrian facilities, such as sidewalks, crosswalks, multi-use paths, and bike lanes, wherever … Continue reading


The Coalition is Hiring!

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Event Coordinator The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is seeking an experienced Event Coordinator who will support our staff on the logistics and marketing of each of our five major events.  Events include: two Great Maine Bike … Continue reading


‘Complete streets’ make Maine communities more walkable, bikeable, livable

This article originally appeared on By Susan Buzzell and Sandy Butler, Special to the BDN Posted Oct. 13, 2015, at 11:27 a.m. Last modified Oct. 13, 2015, at 11:47 a.m. With over 92,000 riders logging nearly 38 million miles from May 1 … Continue reading