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Join us promoting safety and choice on SC roads

The Palmetto Cycling Coalition is dedicated to making South Carolina more bicycle friendly through improving safety and access and providing education. Our past successes include lobbying for SC bike law reform, resulting in the 2008 bicycle safety bill signed into law. Currently, our statewide Safe Streets Save Lives education campaign aims to reach both motorists […]

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Charlotte Complete Streets-Rozzelles Ferry Road Photo: Charmeck.org

Tips for Local Complete Streets Advocates

From bike lanes to sidewalks: How to get a Better Built Environment Partnerships. Form these first, and then do the rest. Local advocates. Find good speakers, former planners/engineers, tech-savvy folks, good communicators, and natural leaders. If any of these folks are connected in the community already, that’s a bonus, but you can make connections with […]

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Greenville B-Cycle Launch

Bike Sharing: For More Than Just Cyclists

On May 27, 2013, the long-awaited New York City bike share program, Citi Bike, finally began operations. This not only marked the implementation of the first program of its type in New York City, but the largest bike share system in North America. Since its inception, thousands of residents and tourists have used the system’s […]

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