advocacy http://momentummag.com/topics/advocacy/index.rss en-us Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:07:00 GMT Travel With Care Campaign to Melt Icy Road Relations PeopleForBikes launches national campaign to humanize people on bikes and encourage better behavior.

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Bike Equity Today and the "Invisible Cyclist" A new report by the League, “The New Majority: Pedaling Toward Equity” helps to illustrate the existing diversity and present ideas to move toward bike equity.

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What it Takes to Sell Biking to North Americans A first-of-its-kind study funded by the PeopleForBikes Green Lane Project in partnership with transportation departments in San Francisco and Portland on selling biking to the masses.

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Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Charter for Young Bicyclists Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson and ECF president Manfred Neun will be among the expected signatories of the Charter of Vancouver on Children and Cycling on June 29, 2012, during the Velo-city Global 2012 conference in Vancouver, BC.

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Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Q & A with Delegate Lisa Slakov Lisa Slakov is a member of the organizing committee for Velo-Talk, the Vancouver/ UBC chair of Hub and a soon-to-be delegate of the upcoming Velo-city Global conference in Vancouver, BC.

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Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Highlights from Velo-city Global 2010 In 2010, Momentum had our very own on-the-ground reporter cover the conference and events. This year’s conference will be no exception.

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Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Velo Village In the lead-up to the Velo-city Global conference, delegates can also participate in Velo Village on Salt Spring Island between June 21 and 23.

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Countdown to Velo-city 2012 - Build It and They Will Come Transportation infrastructure is a key focus of the upcoming Velo-city Global conference in Vancouver, BC.

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Top 5 Cycling Advocates of 2011 We picked our favorite top 5 advocates of 2011.

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Countdown to Velo-city 2012 - Learning from Peers Conferences like Velo-city Global are a link to inspiring speakers and current information on best-practices, research and more.

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Alliance, League, Bikes Belong Unifying into One Organization An organization that unifies the Alliance for Biking & Walking, the League of American Bicyclists and Bikes Belong is set to launch by January 2013.

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Repainting The Bike Lane On Bedford Avenue A group of 14 cyclists repaint the bike lanes that New York's DOT removed.

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Back to School, Bike to School How to make your bike to school commute a wonderful experience for your family and your neighborhood.

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Ask the Advocate - Road Diets Road diets are an excellent prescription for obese roadways. They often involve removing and narrowing car traffic lanes and adding bike lanes, sidewalks and green buffers.

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The Big Idea - Stop and Stay Stopped Every time a person in a car saw a person on a bike blow a red light, it made my already challenging job a little bit harder.

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Jarvis Street Bike Lanes Under Threat A motion in council could kill the bike lanes that have seen a three-fold increase in cycling use along Jarvis Street since their establishment.

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Jarvis Street Bike Lanes Could Cease to Exist The Toronto Cyclists Union asks drives and cyclists along Jarvis Street whether or not they think the bike lanes should be removed.

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The 3rd Annual Ontario Bike Summit Those interested in grassroots initiatives to encourage bicycle-friendly communities may want to take a look at the 3rd annual Ontario Bike Summit this June 27-28.

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Families on Bikes Writer Kathleen Wilker Wins 2010 Bruce Timmermans Individual Award Momentum is proud to announce that our Families on Bikes writer, Kathleen Wilker, has won the 2010 Bruce Timmermans Individual Award for her cycling outreach work in Ottawa, ON.

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Mississippi Mills' Silver Chain Challenge As part of his small town's bicycle month celebrations, Jeff Mills wanted to increase bicycle riding in Mississippi Mills by tracking kilometres cycled. Schools and municipalities across the region have taken up his challenge.

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