Advocacy News

Super Raffle Winners Selected!

The Super Raffle Winners have been chosen! Five lucky winners were selected at our Kick-Off Party and here they are: Grand Prize: Bicycling Trip of a lifetime to Spain donated by VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations – Tom Mackie (Ashburn, … Continue reading

 

BikeMaine announces 2016 route and host communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Allenby Bicycle Coalition of Maine Communications Director 207.252-8688 brian@bikemaine.com  BikeMaine announces 2016 route and host communities Bicycle tour has brought over $1.0 million to Maine Portland, ME, February 4, 2016 – On Thursday night, the … Continue reading

 

Join Us For the 2016 Kick-Off Party!

Join us as we celebrate another year of bicycling with some great company, delicious food, a cash bar, and an action packed program featuring: 6:00pm – Coalition Award Presentations 6:20pm – BikeMaine 2016 Route Announcement 6:45pm – 2016 Super Raffle … Continue reading

 

Media Advisory: Bicycle Coalition of Maine Watching Latest Pedestrian Crash in Farmington

January 4, 2016 – Portland, ME – As the state’s leading group promoting bicycling and walking safety, the Bicycle Coalition of Maine routinely monitors crash reports for incidents that involve bicyclists or pedestrians. The Coalition regrets to hear of another … Continue reading

 

The Coalition is Hiring!

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Office Administrator Job Description The Bicycle Coalition of Maine seeks a part-time (20 hours/week) office administrator to join its team at its Portland headquarters. The Bicycle Coalition of Maine (BCM) is a statewide nonprofit organization that … 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

 

BikeMaine to tour beaches, towns and mountains in September (KeepMECurrent)

By Adam Birtabirt@keepmecurrent.com@CurrentSportsME | 0 comments BikeMaine – the Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s fully supported, weeklong cycling tour through some of the state’s most idyllic locales – returns in mid-September for its third annual go-round. Riders of all skill levels are signing … Continue reading

 

BikeMaine expected to draw 350 cyclists for weeklong ride (BDN)

This article originally appeared in the Bangor Daily News.   By Aislinn Sarnacki, BDN Staff  Follow on Twitter  Find on Facebook Posted Aug. 26, 2015, at 12:48 p.m. The third annual BikeMaine, a weeklong ride organized by the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, is set for Sept. 12-19, and … Continue reading

 

Maine Voices: Recent pedestrian deaths remind us roadways are full of vulnerable users (PPH)

This opinion piece originally appeared on PressHerald.com ABOUT THE AUTHORS Lauri Boxer-Macomber, attorney at law, and James Tassé, assistant director of the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, are both members of the coalition’s Bicycle Law Enforcement Collaborative. The recent tragic and avoidable deaths … Continue reading

 

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Watching Latest Pedestrian and Motorist Crashes (Media Advisory)

MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: Brian Allenby Communication Director Bicycle Coalition of Maine 207.623.4511 (office) 207.252.8688 (direct) brian@bikemaine.org bikemaine.org  Bicycle Coalition of Maine Watching Latest Pedestrian and Motorist Crashes August 5, 2015 – Portland, ME – As the state’s leading group promoting bicycling and walking … Continue reading