bicycling http://wlrn.org en It’s That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/it-s-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets <p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:11.5pt;font-family:&quot;Georgia&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#333333">If you're driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:26:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 29879 at http://wlrn.org It’s That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets Broward Aims For A More Bicycle Friendly Community http://wlrn.org/post/broward-aims-more-bicycle-friendly-community <p></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 23988 at http://wlrn.org Broward Aims For A More Bicycle Friendly Community It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/its-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets-1 <p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 15px;">If you're driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 22626 at http://wlrn.org It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/its-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets-0 <p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 15px; ">If you&#39;re driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 21218 at http://wlrn.org It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets Crash Stops Cross-Country Charity Bike Ride, Miles From Goal http://wlrn.org/post/crash-stops-cross-country-charity-bike-ride-miles-goal Cyclist Jacob Landis, who rode more than 10,000 miles on his bike this year to raise money for cochlear implants, will miss out on the final miles of his ride after being hit by a truck. Landis had planned to ride his bike to every Major League Baseball stadium this season. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 13:04:31 +0000 Bill Chappell 20997 at http://wlrn.org Crash Stops Cross-Country Charity Bike Ride, Miles From Goal It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/its-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal; ">If you're driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal; ">The monthly group bike ride called Critical Mass is taking place again. Cyclists will be riding 12.5 miles around Miami starting at Government Center and ending at Grand Central Park.</span></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:18:22 +0000 Arianna Prothero 19847 at http://wlrn.org It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets A Tale Of Two Bike Shares From Miami Beach To Broward http://wlrn.org/post/tale-two-bike-shares-miami-beach-broward <p></p><p></p><p>The city of Miami Beach and Broward County both launched bike shares in 2011 but the two programs have seen vastly different success rates.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">Bike shares have been popping up across the country over the past few years with one of the most recent additions launching in New York City earlier this summer. Despite its reputation for not being bike-friendly, South Florida was an early adopter of the bike share-- an idea, like many things in our region, born in another country.</span></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 15:17:55 +0000 Arianna Prothero 19826 at http://wlrn.org A Tale Of Two Bike Shares From Miami Beach To Broward Cyclists Rally In Miami Beach To Remind Drivers Of Traffic Safety http://wlrn.org/post/cyclists-rally-miami-beach-remind-drivers-traffic-safety <p>On Saturday, August 16, a group of friends and supporters gathered for a "Cyclist Respect Rally"&nbsp;on the bike lane of 16th Street near the intersection with Jefferson Avenue in Miami Beach.</p><p>Along the street, they stood in a line between the car lane and the bike lane to create a human barrier where event coordinator Jessica Hunter was hit by a car earlier this month.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 20:21:52 +0000 Karelia Arauz 19223 at http://wlrn.org Cyclists Rally In Miami Beach To Remind Drivers Of Traffic Safety Cars Stop, Bikes Go During Miami's Critical Mass Event http://wlrn.org/post/cars-stop-bikes-go-during-miamis-critical-mass-event <p></p><p></p><p><span style="color: #000000">On Friday night, thousands of cyclists gathered for this month’s Critical Mass event in Miami.</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000">B</span>icyclists and, to some extent skateboarders, inline skaters, roller skaters and other self-propelled commuters took to the streets en masse.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 11:54:56 +0000 Karelia Arauz 18161 at http://wlrn.org Cars Stop, Bikes Go During Miami's Critical Mass Event South Florida Drivers Beware: Critical Mass Tonight http://wlrn.org/post/south-florida-drivers-beware-critical-mass-tonight <p>The massive cycling event known as <a href="http://www.themiamibikescene.com" target="_blank">Critical Mass </a>is taking place tonight in South Florida. The monthly ride happens in major cities all over the world.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 20:59:37 +0000 Arianna Prothero & Gabriella Watts 18071 at http://wlrn.org South Florida Drivers Beware: Critical Mass Tonight The Environmental Cost Of South Florida's Car Culture Could Be Negated By Bikes http://wlrn.org/post/environmental-cost-south-floridas-car-culture-could-be-negated-bikes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In a state that is noted for its dedicated car culture, it seems a given that residents and tourists would benefit from any measurable decrease in road congestion, car exhaust, and air pollution.&nbsp;</span>As <a href="http://www.bikeleague.org/programs/bikemonth/" target="_blank">National Bike Month</a> winds down and South Florida, communities make moves to become more bike friendly, it pays to talk about the potential environmental impact of having more bicycles and less cars on Florida's roads.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 23 May 2013 10:02:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 14429 at http://wlrn.org The Environmental Cost Of South Florida's Car Culture Could Be Negated By Bikes Close Call At Hairy Intersection Shows Need For Bicycle Education http://wlrn.org/post/close-call-hairy-intersection-shows-need-bicycle-education <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One particular evening will always stick with me. I was commuting home from work and at the intersection of U.S. 1 and Southwest </span>27th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Avenue, which is a pretty intense during evening rush hour.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 12:01:00 +0000 Ryan Shedd 12136 at http://wlrn.org Close Call At Hairy Intersection Shows Need For Bicycle Education