Rack n’ Roll Blog

Regarding the Pell Bridge Ramp Realignment Designs

Regarding the Pell Bridge Ramp Realignment Designs

The following notes were shared by Bike Newport to RI Department of Transportation as part of the community review process.   These notes reflect input discussed and gathered at numerous community reviews, including Newport Health Equity Zone, North End Neighborhood Association, Bike Newport Board of Directors, Newport Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission, and other Bike Newport… read more

In need of some good bike karma? Take a quick survey for us.

In need of some good bike karma? Take a quick survey for us.

  Here at Bike Newport we doing some research for our strategic planning.    The link below is a very quick 4 question survey about frequency of bike riding, barriers, and solutions to biking in Newport, RI. We want to know your biking habits. Please click on one of the links below and if you’re able to share then please do so in any way you can, perhaps you can pop it in… read more

Fall fun with rides and runs

Fall fun with rides and runs

Now that the weather is starting to cool off, Labor Day weekend has been and gone, it’s time for rides and runs around Rhody. Here are eight rides and a run guaranteed to get your blood flowing and shake off that summer heat. Wooooop! Get registered for fall fun. Bike to: Every Saturday – RI Bridge Bike Shuttle  Every Saturday thru October 13th.  NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED. Call (401)… read more

New Fall Plan for the RI Bridge Bike Shuttle!

New Fall Plan for the RI Bridge Bike Shuttle!

In order to optimize the RI Bridge Bike Shuttle we’ve now made it even easier to cross the Pell and Verrazano Bridges with your bikes. Since it’s inception on June 30th, the RI Bridge Bike Shuttle has been a great way to get across the bridges with your bike. Many people have enjoyed rides in Jamestown, Wickford and North Kingstown without the need to use their car to do so. Feedback has been… read more

The Big Blue Bike Barn Gets a Green Boost

The Big Blue Bike Barn Gets a Green Boost

We’re happy to announce that Bike Newport received $10,000 from Rhode Island Foundation to ensure green infrastructure at the upcoming Big Blue Bike Barn. The work will include adding solar, collecting rainwater and fabricating furniture from locally sourced wood. Read… read more

Copyright © 2017 Bike Newport. All Rights Reserved.