Category Archives: Bike Lanes

Is Minneapolis Done Messing with the Sabo Bridge Barriers?

The Sabo Bike and Pedestrian bridge has been re-open for about a month now, and while it has been smooth sailing above traffic, the City of Minneapolis has had an on-again, off-again, on-again affair going on with barriers. What are … Continue reading

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Sabo Is Back With Some Brand New Additions – Update

Please forgive the Vanilla Ice lyrics in the post title, but that was too good to pass up right?  Ok, so everyone at this point knows that the Sabo Bridge is back in operation thanks to some additional supports, but … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Bicycling Counts Art Installations

As a part of Bike/Walk Week here in the Twin Cities, The Minnesota Center for Energy and Environment, are running a pretty cool little program to help to provide some visualization to the number of cyclists in Minneapolis. How does it … Continue reading

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What’s in a ranking? Minneapolis slips and climbs

It was just last week that we warned that we shouldn’t be resting on our laurels with our piles on number 1 rankings, and just like that one slips through our tightly grasped fingers.  The latest Bicycling.com rankings are out and … Continue reading

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Proposed Loop Trail For St. Croix River Crossing

Depending on what side of the contentious St. Croix River crossing mega-bridge debate you come down on (worst or best thing ever according to opponents and supporters) this is hopefully a win-win scenario for readers of this website.  We say win-win because chances are … Continue reading

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Trail and Bike Lane News

A few bits of news regarding the Twin Cities infrastructure, – The Intercity Regional Trail is continuing to progress and is currently in the public comment period.  For those of you just hearing about this now, the Intercity Regional Trail … Continue reading

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Penn Avenue South Reconstruction Meeting Tonight

Relatively speaking, 50 years is a really long time.    Yet, according to the Minneapolis Bicycle Coalition, if this opportunity to add bike friendly features to Penn Ave S is missed, we won’t have another shot until 2062. Show your support to … Continue reading

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Sabo Bridge

We received this information this morning, just in case you haven’t seen it We also have some pictures from Joe Reinemann. pictures From: Kennedy, Mike D. Sent: Mon 2/20/2012 5:10 AM Subject: Martin Sabo Bridge shutdown Mayor and Councilmembers. This … Continue reading

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Bike Report Twin Cities

Are you a Twitter user? This dropped into our inbox the other day, and it seems like a pretty good idea. Bike Report Twin Cities is an attempt to have a crowd sourced ride report for Minneapolis and St. Paul … Continue reading

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Girard Ave Greenway Ramp Now Open

On our way to the Stupor Bowl start on Saturday morning, we were met with a nice little surprise.  The Girard ave. ramp onto the Midtown Greenway is now open! For anyone attempting to get into the heart Uptown can … Continue reading

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