House Bill 3615 Volunteer Beverly Pack testified recently, in support of PCC’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety bill, H.3615. The bill would requires a Defensive Driving course for any motorist that injures a vulnerable road user while Failing to Yield Right of Way. Among other things, it also requires cars stop, not just yield, for pedestrians in […]
Anything related to getting folks excited about riding. This can include opportunities and incentives to get on a bike, including National Bike Month, Bike to Work Day, community bike maps, route finding signage, bicycle-themed celebrations and rides, commuter challenges, and bike shares.
A post by PCC’s Amy Johnson Ely, originally published in the national BikeLaw blog. The landscape of bike and street politics has changed. The entire movement is redefining itself, and it is going to be beautiful. The identity of “bicyclists” has evolved. Our leadership can and should represent more – more than what some […]
The PCC attended the National Bike Summit this year on March 6-9! An annual conference and lobby opportunity with the League of American Bicyclists, this year the SC delegation included a great group of 4: John Green, Cycle Center bike shop owner, Columbia Meredith Ridgon, Bike Walk Greenville board chair, Greenville Josh Cady, Lees-McRae College, […]
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 […]