Advocacy News

The Coalition is hiring a Communications Director!

The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is a statewide, nonprofit membership organization that has been working since 1992 to make Maine better for biking and walking.  Our programs and events collectively promote and expand safe biking and walking in Maine for … 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


The Great Maine Bike Swap’s season kickoff (Fox23 Bangor)

This article originally appeared on ORONO – With the weather warming up this might be the perfect time to go buy an affordable bike. People in the Bangor Area had the opportunity to buy used bikes at the uUniversity … Continue reading


Great Maine Bike Swap held at UMaine Loading (WLBZ 2 – Video)

This story originally appeared on Click here to watch the video ORONO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Cyclists trying to bike on a budget this spring could trade their old bike for a new one in Orono. The 16th annual … Continue reading