Glossary for Bicycle Planning and Advocacy

Bicycle Rodeo Manual: Guidance for Communities Hosting Rodeo Events.

South Carolina Government Resources:

Council of Governments

Metropolitan Planning Organizations – find the regional planners in your area.

SC Department of Transportation Engineering District Directory – This is where you go to find out about the paving projects in your area and to advocate for the two foot extra feet beyond the solid white stripe at the edge of the road as required by law.

SC Department of Transportation Bike Ped Page

SC Legislature

Find out who your State and Federal Representatives and Senators are and how to contact them

SC Department of Health and Environmental Control:

Bureau of Air Quality

Injury and Violence Prevention

Obesity Prevention & Control

State-wide Resources:


Biking Carolina

Carolina Cycling News

Charleston Moves

Children’s Trust of SC: Bicycle Safety

Eat Smart Move More SC

Greenville’s Bikeville

Palmetto Conservation Foundation

Partners for Active Living

Safe Kids South Carolina

Safe Kids Upstate

Safe Kids Trident Area

SC Safe Routes to Schools Resource Center

SC/GA Cycling

SCIWAY: South Carolina’s Information Highway

Spartanburg’s BikeTown

Sumter County Active Lifestyles

Upstate Road Relations Coalition

USC Outdoor Recreation Bike Shop

National Resources:

Adventure Cycling Association

Alliance for Biking and Walking

America Bikes

Bicycle City

Bikes Belong Coalition

Close Call Database for Cycling

The Federal Highway Administration’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Program Office

International Mountain Biking Association

National Center for Bicycling and Walking

League of American Bicyclists (LAB)

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC)

People for Bikes