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Lincoln Bike to Work Week Festivities

Posted on May 9th, 2016 · Posted in General

The City of Lincoln is partnering with the local bicycling community to encourage residents to participate in Bike to Work Week, May 13-20th. Participants who commit to riding to work.. read more

LB 716 Final Copy

Posted on May 3rd, 2016 · Posted in General

Here is the final copy of LB 716, as amended:   LB716_Final The big change came in a late amendment from Senator Bloomfield: “A bicyclist riding a bicycle on a sidewalk.. read more


Posted on April 19th, 2016 · Posted in General

It’s official.  As of 5pm on April 19, LB 716 officially passed the final step of the legislative process to become a law.  Now we need your help to keep.. read more

AM2841: Bad for Bicycling

Posted on April 7th, 2016 · Posted in General

In a time when childhood obesity is skyrocketing, the last thing we should be doing is making it harder for kids to bike to school or in their neighborhood.  Unfortunately,.. read more


Posted on April 6th, 2016 · Posted in General

LB 716 will be coming back to the floor of the legislature soon on Select File. There have been two additional amendments filed – bad ones-  that will also be.. read more

Statement on Amendments to LB 716

Posted on April 6th, 2016 · Posted in General

LB 716 passes to Select File, Amendments filed by senators Coash and Bloomfield On April 4, Nebraska came one step closer to becoming more bicycle friendly. LB 716, sponsored by.. read more

On the Road with Julie Part 2: National Bike Summit

Posted on March 23rd, 2016 · Posted in General

(You can find Part 1: Colorado Bike Summit here.) The National Bike Summit is an event that I’ve been attending for 8 years now, and it is something that I.. read more

On the Road With Julie, Part One: Colorado Bike Summit

Posted on March 21st, 2016 · Posted in General

What a whirlwind the last several weeks have been! Between keeping up with the progress of LB 716, bike summits on the regional and national level and presenting at a.. read more

Signals vs. Devices

Posted on March 4th, 2016 · Posted in General

Oh, the difference one word can make! The impact of LB 716 turns out to be more broad than we initially realized. An amendment to the bill addresses one simple.. read more

ACTION ALERT: Get LB 716 to Select File

Posted on February 29th, 2016 · Posted in General

As you may know, the bill we’ve been working hard to get through the Unicam, LB 716, has made it through committee and given a chance to be heard via.. read more