STIP Major Amendment Includes Drastic Reduction in Bike Funding

STIP Major Amendment Includes Drastic Reduction in Bike Funding

STIP Major Amendment Includes Drastic Reduction in Bike Funding

A major amendment to the STIP (State Transportation Improvement Plan) was presented by RIDOT (Rhode Island Department of Transportation) to the State Planning Council on Jan 10 and will be presented to the State TAC (Transportation Advisory Committee) on Jan 24.  The amendment addresses a shortfall in funding and includes a reduction of $27.67 million from the TAP (Transportation Alternativ… read more

Bikes + Coffee = LOVE!

Bikes + Coffee = LOVE!

Perfect seasonal gifts! Wake up, y’all! Check out what’s brewing for your morning caffeine. Bike Newport has teamed up with Empire Tea and Coffee to bring you –  BICYCLE BLEND! Pick up your “medium-light, sweet and nutty with notes of caramel and chocolate” (YUM!) at Bike Newport or Empire AND  enjoy it from your very own 16oz bike travel mug, together for $30. Every penny supports Bik… 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

Hey Hey From Newport Folk Festival

Hey Hey From Newport Folk Festival

Yup – that’s bikes as far as the eye can see… It’s a thing of beauty. HUGE shoutout and thanks to the diehard Bike Newport volunteers who are signing roads, and meeting, greeting, and parking 1800 people on bikes every day here at Fort Adams. Neither sun nor heat nor sweat nor grease stops these great folks from getting it done – with a smile! It’s a sight to see. And it’s shattering… read more

Elliot’s Ride – A Ride for Everyone!

Elliot's Ride - A Ride for Everyone!

ELLIOT’S RIDE A Ride for EVERYONE!  Sunday June 10th, 2018, 9:00am-1.00pm Beginning and ending at Fort Adams State Park   Billed as “A Ride For Everyone!”, Elliot’s Ride seeks to bring lots of people together to ride along the ocean. “People who ride there every day and people who’ve never ridden there before,”  – www.elliotsride.org Elliot’s Ride for Everyone is a FREE,… read more

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