Advocacy News

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Announces Annual Award Winners


The Bicycle Coalition of Maine has announced the winners of its 2017 Annual Awards, honoring eight Maine individuals and organizations for their commitment to making Maine better for biking and walking in 2016. “Each of these winners exemplifies what is … Continue reading

 

15th annual Maine Lobster ride rolls into Camden (Video)


This article originally appeared on WCSH6.com Click here to watch the video Justin Shrair, WCSH 9:59 PM. EST July 24, 2016 CAMDEN, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Bikers have geared up for the the 15th annual Maine Lobster Ride.The ride raises money for … 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

 

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


This article originally appeared on FoxBangor.com 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 WLBZ2.com 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

 

Westbrook Hosts First Open Streets Event (Press Release)


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Abby King – Bicycle Coalition of Maine – 207-740-8753 – abby@bikemaine.org Westbrook Hosts First Open Streets Event A Car-Free Community Celebration in the Street WESTBROOK, Maine. The first “Open Streets Westbrook” Event is planned … Continue reading

 

MAINE LOBSTER RIDE & ROLL READY FOR ITS 13TH TRIP ALONG THE COAST ON JULY 20 (PPH)


This article originally appeared on pressherald.com Posted: July 11, 2014 MAINE LOBSTER RIDE & ROLL READY FOR ITS 13TH TRIP ALONG THE COAST ON JULY 20 Written by: Karen Beaudoin – Press Herald web editor – kbeaudoin@mainetoday.com The Bicycle Coalition of Maine knows how to put on … Continue reading

 

Maine Riders Reminder: Leave Your Car At Home on Friday (MaineToday.com)


In case you’ve forgotten, here’s your reminder about how you’re getting to work on Friday: Pack a bag with your dress shoes, cuff up your pants leg and bring your bike lock because it’s Bike to Work Day. Since the … Continue reading

 

Western Maine Active Communities Conference (Press Release)


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 13, 2014 RE: Western Maine Active Communities Conference Planned CONTACT: Brendan Schauffler, Healthy Oxford Hills, 207-890-8675 brendan@healthyoxfordhills.org The Western Maine Active Communities Conference will take place on Thursday, May 22nd at the Bethel Inn … Continue reading

 

Bike to Work Day!


Join us for National Bike to Work Day! The Coalition is gearing up for our annual Bike To Work Day events and we want you to be part of the fun. Are you already a year round commuter who feels … Continue reading