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CCU 3rd “Bicycle Friendly University” in SC

Guest blogger:  Eleanor Henning, PCC Communications Intern Bicycles are an ideal travel option for college students.  They offer a cheap alternative to driving, provide excellent exercise, and are a quick way to maneuver around campus.  These advantages and more have encouraged universities around the country towards achieving the title of “Bicycle Friendly University” by the League of American Bicyclists, […]

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Bikeshare Taking our State By Storm

Bike share systems are growing like wildfire, nationally and statewide. The webinars and conferences can’t seem to keep up the pace with the ever growing and expanding systems to accommodate these bike rental stations within communities. In the words of NACTO, Bike Sharing has quickly emerged as a cost‐effective and sustainable strategy to bolster public […]

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Statewide News Roundup

3/26/12. Charleston sets goal of losing 100,000 pounds. (SC Now) 3/26/12. Injuries to Bicycle Rider Fatal. (GW Today) 3/28/12. USC’s campus is ‘bicycle friendly,’ study says (Daily Gamecock) 3/29/12. Bike racks, repair shop earn praise for USC. (The State) 4/1/12. Residents may apply for seats on SCDOT Commission. (Independent Mail) 4/2/12. Making headway on bikes. […]

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Statewide News Roundup

3/11/12. Public invited to view plan for bike facilities. (Aiken Standard)  3/11/12. New velodrome offers a ride for everyone in Rock Hill. (Herald) 3/11/12. Velodromes help boost Rock Hill economy, officials say. (Herald) 3/11/12. Velodrome is more than just riding in circles. (Herald)  3/12/12. Abandoned bikes find new homes. (Daily Gamecock) Brian Almond / The […]

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