Bicycling

Pennies for Progress Aims to Keep York County Moving

Nov. 11, 2020 (York County, SC) York County Pennies for Progress ensures ongoing road improvements. The Bike/Ped Coalition of York County welcomed Patrick Hamilton, Pennies for Projects Program Manager, to our November meeting. He described the program and its history, shared a map of Pennies projects and photos of project improvements, and responded to questions. Here is what we learned.

Bike/Ped Coalition Advocacy Comment on New Interchange (Rock Hill)

Mar. 13. 2020  (Rock Hill, SC) The Bike/Ped Coalition of York County submitted feedback in response to “SCDOT’s Public Notification of a New Interchange Project on I-77″ asking the SCDOT to incorporate safe access for people walking, bicycling, and otherwise rolling (e.g., wheelchairs and strollers) into the planning.

New Youth Mountain Biking League Forming in SC!

York County, SC (Aug. 12, 2019) People have long mountain biked…but interscholastic mountain bike racing is a new sport! And the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) is bringing it to SC in 2020. Are you interested in starting a team, being a coach, or having your child participate? Learn more about the SC Interscholastic Cycling League.

RIDIng to WoRk by tHE numbERs

Where is bike commuting growing in the United States? Every year, the U.S. Census Bureau studies Americans’ commuting habits, including how many people commute by bike. While commuting is only part of the bicycling story, the American Community Survey provides valuable insight into changing commuting patterns and transportation choices. Each year, the League of American […]