Advocacy News

Acadia National Park Transportation Concepts Position

Acadia National Park (ANP) is one of Maine’s BEST places to bicycle, featuring Carriage Paths, the Park Loop Road and many other attractions. The park is facing some extreme transportation challenges, namely, very large numbers of motor vehicles and buses on roads … Continue reading


2016 Annual Appeal

CLICK HERE TO GIVE THE GIFT OF SAFER BICYCLING Dear Friend: What steps do you take to keep yourself safe when riding? Perhaps you’re someone who wears hi-visibility clothing, or always uses hand signals when turning? Maybe you use lights … Continue reading


The Coalition is hiring a Communications Director!

Interviews for qualified candidates will be held exclusively on Monday, November 14th.  Please leave that day open in your calendar so that you will be available. The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is a statewide, nonprofit membership organization that has been working since 1992 … Continue reading


National Walk to School Day is October 5! Join in the fun!

Hundreds of Maine school children will walk or bike to school with family members, school staff and volunteers in celebration of National Walk to School Day, Wednesday, October 5th. Organized events are planned at schools across the state throughout October, … Continue reading


Safe Routes to School Newsletter Archive

The Maine Safe Routes to School Program compiles a monthly newsletter to keep you in the know about local success stories, exciting program updates, and funding opportunities. Check out our past newsletters for inspiration, then SIGN UP for our SRTS … Continue reading


Valet Volunteers Needed! Beach to Beacon 10k Race – Saturday, August 6!

Valet Volunteers Needed! Beach to Beacon 10k Race – Saturday, August 6! Beach to Beacon is the Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s largest Valet Bike Parking event of the year and is a fantastic opportunity to get folks out of their … Continue reading


Bicycle Coalition of Maine and Maine Police Roll Out New Enforcement Resource and Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PORTLAND, Maine – The Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s Law Enforcement Collaborative is announcing the distribution of its Law Enforcement Reference Guide, as well as a coordinated bicycle, pedestrian and motorist law enforcement detail dedicated to improving safety for vulnerable users. … Continue reading


Community Connections Podcast (107.5 Frank FM)

Community Connections Bicycle Coalition of Maine 5/15/15 May 15th, 2016 06:00am | Duration: 25:52 Nancy Grant joins us from the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, to chat about the growing presence of bicycles on our roadways, group rides, bicycle tourism, bike … Continue reading


National Bike Month Events in Maine

May is National Bike Month! We’ll be celebrating all over the state with a number of events. May 7th – Bangor Walk N Roll & Bangor Police Department Hosting a Bike Rodeo May 7th – Bangor Police Department Hosting a Bike … Continue reading


Pedal to the Park Sundays at Hadlock Field (WCSH6 – Video)

This article originally appeared on WCSH6.   PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A new partnership between the Portland Sea Dogs and the Bicycle Coalition of Maine launched Sunday called “Pedal to the Park on Sundays,” which offers incentives to people … Continue reading