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Cyclist Randy Murdick (KMOX News)
The St Louis cycling community is in an uproar after a motorist shouted at and threatened a cyclist, ran into and injured the cyclist, and then drove off. Cyclist Randy Murdick (KMOX News) The driver turned out to be Mayor of Sunset Hills, Missouri. We are working with the local cycling community urge the Mayor and Sunset Hills to do the... (read more)
I bicycle and I vote!
Missouri's primary elections are being held across the state on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014. "I bicycle/I walk/I run and I vote" is one of the most powerful statement we can make to any elected leader, in our work to make Missouri a better, safer place to walk and bicycle.I bicycle and I vote! So whatever your party, whoever your candidates,... (read more)
Amendment 7 will send MoDOT in a fundamentally new direction
Today the Board of the Missouri Bicycle and Pedestrian Federation voted to endorse Amendment 7, the Missouri transportation funding plan that will be put before Missouri voters on August 5th. Amendment 7 will send MoDOT in a fundamentally new direction In endorsing Amendment 7, our Board and staff looked at our Vision for Bicycling and... (read more)
Proposed Rock Island Trail
How would you like to see Missouri add a SECOND cross-state rail trail, similar to our current Katy Trail?  And how about if it the new trail were to cross the Katy Trail, creating the opportunity for a 350+ mile trail loop across Missouri - plus connect directly into the St Louis regional trail system, the Kansas City regional trail system,... (read more)
MoDOT Commission members approved the final Project List today
The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission today approved the final project list for the proposed $5 billion Missouri transportation funding plan. MoDOT Commission members approved the final Project List today The plan is the first in Missouri history to incorporate bicycling, walking, and transit alongside all other transportation... (read more)
MoDOT Moving Forward
On MoDOT's "Moving Forward" page you can view the draft project list and make comments or suggest projects until 5pm today, July 3rd, 2014.  MoDOT Moving Forward Please take time now to make a comment in support of bicycle and pedestrian projects in the proposed $5.4 billion plan.  The comment form is at the bottom of the Moving... (read more)
Rick Beard
After local cyclist Rick Beard was killed in a hit and run collision Friday night, St Louis area cyclists have been meeting, demonstrating, and discussing with the media what needs to be done to make streets safer for people who bicycle and walk.Rick Beard Today St Louis area advocacy group Trailnet released a statement with important information... (read more)
MoDOT is planning how to spend over $5 billion in proposed new funding
For the past several years we have been working to integrate funding for bicycling and walking into Missouri's state transportation funding plan. After fending off a last-minute attempt to removing bicycling from the proposed $6 billion Missouri transportation funding initiative in April, the plan is now set to appear before voters in August.... (read more)
Gathering at the Capitol for our annual Legislators Ride - it really makes a dif
Bicycling and walking incorporated in a statewide transportation funding proposal going before voters. A bid to remove bicycling from the proposal overwhelmingly defeated.  The bicycle ban defeated for the fourth straight year.  A proposal to discourage cities, counties, and state agencies from working with nonprofits on sustainability... (read more)
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