The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control’s Bureau of Air Quality is accepting nominations for its 2017 “Spare the Air” Awards. Any project that can demonstrate reductions in air pollution in any part of the State during 2016 is eligible. The “Spare the Air” Awards are presented to environmental stewards that have made a […]
Anything related to how we learn to ride in the road. Think bike safety classes, how our media informs us about the laws, how people learn from each other how to ride, and how group rides inform us by example.
Mark your calendar for Thursday & Friday, May 4 & 5, 2017! www.scmayorsbikewalksummit.org The Mayor’s Bike & Walk Summit, a statewide event, is hosted by the City of Columbia Mayor’s office, located in downtown Columbia at the IT-ology building on Main Street, in collaboration with the Palmetto Cycling Coalition, Palmetto Conservation Foundation, SC Safe Routes […]
Ever wonder where the money comes from to build a street, complete with infrastructure for everyone: the people driving, bicycling, walking, or riding a wheelchair to a bus stop? Where does the money come from, to build these public spaces and transportation corridors. Read our guide: “Funding Biking and Walking Infrastructure and Programs in SC: […]
Training others in bike safety is fun, especially when it involves kids who love to get around on bikes in their neighborhood. This group we trained this Summer was especially fun. A multi-age group at a summer daycare/academy, it was encouraging to see such enthusiasm towards the Safe Streets curriculum, especially the lesson on finding your […]