COVID-19 UPDATE: The Bicycle Coalition of Maine has re-opened our Portland office, but we ask that visitors make an appointment via email before stopping by, and please wear masks inside the office. We look forward to seeing you all soon!

Slow ME Down

Speeding endangers cyclists, pedestrians, and drivers. Even small increases in speed increase the lethality of a crash with a vulnerable user, and speed affects everything from how fast a car can stop to how quickly a moment of distraction becomes a disaster. Learn more and sign our Slow ME Down letter of support here.

Highlights from 2020

5,182 Children Educated about Bike/Ped Safety
150 New Members
$6,500 Awarded in BikeMaine Community Grants
7 Community Spokes Trained
81 Educational Events

Community Spokes Training

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Coalition News

Orono business owner biking to D.C. to help others access bicycles (via WABI)

ORONO, Maine (WABI) – Many Mainers dream of having a bike, but for some, that dream is just out of…

Sheriff’s Deputy Hit and Killed by Driver in Trenton

(TRENTON, Maine) Sept. 24, 2021 – Deputy Luke Gross, an 18-year veteran of the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department, died after…

Orono Brewing’s Abe Furth Debuts Beer, Prepares for Maine-to-D.C. Bike Ride to Benefit BCM

(ORONO, Maine) Sept. 22, 2021 – Orono Brewing Company Founder Abe Furth wants to raise $50,000 to launch the Bicycle…

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