Advocacy News

Geiger Elementary rolls into National Bike to School Day (Sun Journal)


This article originally appeared on SunJournal.com DARYN SLOVER, Staff Photographer Lewiston-Auburn | Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 1:46 pm DARYN SLOVER/SUN JOURNAL Honora White, 7, and her father, Shawn, gather Wednesday at Pettingill School Park before riding to school during … Continue reading

 

Students put Peaks Island landmarks on the map (The Forecaster)


This article originally appeared on theforecaster.net Colin Ellis Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 9:20 am PORTLAND — Students at Peaks Island Elementary School recently unveiled a new way to see the island and learn its history. The students in Charlie Marenghi’s second- … Continue reading

 

Bike to School Day (Lewiston / Auburn Sun Journal)


DARYN SLOVER/SUN JOURNAL Dru Angelides, 7, and his mom, Rebecca Grant, ride to Geiger Elementary School in Lewiston during National Bike to School Day on Wednesday. The second-grader joined about 60 of his schoolmates, parents, staff and Lewiston Community Resource … Continue reading

 

Maine Schools Celebrate Bike and Walk to School Month Throughout May! (Press Release)


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Darcy Whittemore Program Manager, Maine Safe Routes to School Program Bicycle Coalition of Maine (207) 623-4511 saferoutes@bikemaine.org bikemaine.org Maine Schools Celebrate Bike and Walk to School Month Throughout May! (Portland, ME) May 1, 2014 – … Continue reading

 

Governor LePage Recognizes the Maine Safe Routes to School Program


 

Construction Starts on Pathways & Safe Routes to School Pedestrian Crossings in Three Neighborhoods


TRAFFIC ADVISORY City of Portland                389 Congress StreetPortland, Maine 04101www.portlandmaine.gov CONTACT: Nicole Clegg, 207-756-8173, 207-272-4477 (cell) nicoleclegg@portlandmaine.gov  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 28, 2013 Construction Starts on Pathways & Safe Routes to School Pedestrian Crossings in Three Neighborhoods PORTLAND, … Continue reading

 

Video – Walking School Bus Program Kicks Off In Portland (WGME)


  This article originally appeared on WGME.com Click here to watch the video Walking School Bus Program Kicks Off In Portland PORTLAND (WGME) — A program just getting under way here in Portland is putting a different kind of school … Continue reading

 

Maine Schools Celebrate Walk and Bike to School Month Throughout May!


Darcy WhittemoreProgram Manager, Maine Safe Routes to School Programsaferoutes@bikemaine.org (207) 623-4511 Maine Schools Celebrate Walk and Bike to School Month Throughout May! (Portland, ME) May 1, 2013 – May is Walk and Bike to School Month in Maine and students in over … Continue reading

 

Past Meets Future: More Maine Kids Commute to School on Two Feet (MPBN)


This story originally appeared on MPBN.net 03/26/2013   Reported By: Tom Porter More school children in Maine’s largest city could soon be making the morning commute – or at least some of it – on two feet instead of four wheels. A “Walking … Continue reading

 

BCM Scholarship Available for the 3rd Annual National Youth Bike Summit!


  Let your bicycle-loving high school and college friends know that New York City is the place to be from February 15-17, 2013 for the 3rd Annual National Youth Bike Summit.  This year, the Bicycle Coalition of Maine is offering … Continue reading