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Anything related to how roads and streets are built. Think asphalt, bike lanes, pedestrian refuge islands, cycle tracks, the despised rumble strips, and sidewalks. If it’s in your environment, you ride in it, and it impacts your level of comfort, it’s engineering.

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NBS 2017 and Rumble Strip session

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, […]

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Chas Design Division Director Allen Davis speaks

2017 SC Mayor’s Bike & Walk Summit Recap!

See session presentations here.  See photos here. Noteworthy quotes from the Mayors’ Roundtable: City of Anderson, Mayor Roberts: “You’ve got to make and work with master plans and then be flexible when we need to be” “What does ‘Accessibility’ mean to me:  Give every citizen opportunity to get to services and recreation.” “Executives come to your […]

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Protect Transportation Alternatives funding!

Contact your SCDOT Commissioner, HERE, with the text below. Dear SCDOT Commission: We respectfully request that SCDOT make a change this year, by not transferring 50% of Transportation Alternatives funding back into the general Highway Fund. SCDOT has a federal funding stream called Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP), also known as the Surface Transportation Program Set […]

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