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Dec072016
ACTION NEEDED: Call for a Safer, People-Scaled Intersection at W. 25th and Detroit

As part of the West Shoreway project, the Ohio Department of Transportation is planning to redesign the intersection of W. 25th and Detroit, one of Cleveland’s most-biked intersections. It’s already a dangerous intersection for bicyclists and pedestrians, despite being an important link between downtown and Ohio City—two of our most walkable neighborhoods. Unfortunately, ODOT’s plans […]

Dec072016
HB154 – Contact your state senator

As written on our website on October 3rd we have been waiting for the Ohio Senate Transportation, Commerce and Labor Committee to vote to move HB154, the statewide 3ft passing bill, to the full senate floor for a vote.  This has happened thanks to your calls and emails. Today, December 7th, at 1:30pm the full […]

Nov222016
Midway – Protected Bike Lane Plan – Public Meetings

Bike Cleveland and others have been working on The Midway for years now, and after a long push, Cleveland is on the verge of accepting protected bike lanes as a viable and desirable way to promote biking and protect people. If you’re not sure what protected bike lanes are, or why they’re good, check this […]

Oct072016
Brecksville Magazine Is Talking About Bike Brecksville

Laura Straub of Brecksville Magazine recently interviewed Bike Brecksville.  Article is on page 31. Read Article Here

Sep282016
UPDATED – TAKE ACTION: HB154 is waiting on the Senate

UPDATE: October 3rd: Thanks to your calls and emails to your Ohio State Senate representatives HB 154, the statewide 3ft passing law, has been referred to the Transportation, Commerce and Labor Committee.  This is the first step in bringing it to the full senate floor for a vote. But our work is not done until this bill […]

Sep232016
Letter to CBS Radio and 92.3 The Fan re: The Ken Carman Show with Anthony Lima

  September 23rd, 2016 Mr. Andy Roth Program Director 92.3 The Fan Dear Mr. Roth: My name is Jacob VanSickle and I serve as Executive Director of Bike Cleveland, the bicycle advocacy organization in Cleveland, Ohio. In partnership with public and private partners, Bike Cleveland works to build livable communities by promoting all forms of […]

Sep192016
CLE 2 SEA – Shelli Snyder – In Our Thoughts
Sep162016
Thank You Rob and Uche!

Like all organizations do, we are experiencing some changes, and it is with some sadness that we say goodbye to two of our staff, Uche Adigwe and Rob Thompson. Their departures are close together, but otherwise unrelated (don’t worry, Jacob’s a great boss). Uche has taken his talents to Cincinnati for personal reasons, while Rob […]