Category Archives: General

Items of general interest to the cycling community.

BikeAAA on the Pending Heather Cook Parole Hearing

BikeAAA and Bike Maryland have expressed their strong views that former Bishop Heather Cook should be denied parole after only 25% of her sentence has been served.     Click to see the BikeAAA Letter submitted in April, 2017.   … Continue reading

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BikeAAA’s Jon Korin’s editorial on How Biking Benefits the Whole Community

Read the May 4, 2017 Capital Gazette column “Biking Benefits the Whole Community” 

Posted in Events, General, Press

Capital Entertainment Cover Story on Places to Bike

Read the story and see the photos in the May 5, 2017 Capital Gazette Entertainment Cover Story!

Posted in General, Infrastructure, Press

Building County Bike Culture During National Bike Month

Severna Park Voice Story on Bike Culture and May Bike Events.    May, 2017

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BikeAAA Parents Recognized for Leading Bike to School Day

  Great recognition in the Severna Park Voice for Rich Marshall, Laura Derrindinger, Mary Van Andel and Arjan Van Andel for leading May 10 Bike to School Day!    

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BikeAAA VP Alex Pline Writes on County Growth

Becoming the Best: Anne Arundel can escape its growth Ponzi scheme Capital Gazette, September, 2016  

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BikeAAA Weighs In on Heather Cook Parole

Heather Cook, the former Bishop who crashed into and killed cyclist Tom Palermo in Baltimore in 2015, was sentenced to seven years.    She was drunk and using her cellphone and then left the scene.     She comes up … Continue reading

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BikeAAA’s Jon Korin Recognized as Hometown Hero

The Capital Gazette did a feature on Jon and the startup of BikeAAA, the county Bike Commission and the progress being made.    Read about it at:    http://www.capitalgazette.com/capital_style/ph-ac-cs-hometown-hero-jon-korin-0219-20170219-story.html  

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2017 Maryland Legislation – April 11 Update

Below is a list of proposed bicycle safety legislation as of April 11, 2017.   The session closed April 10 and three bike safety bills passed and await Governor signature and SHA announced they will install twp HAWK Signals! HB11 … Continue reading

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Media Advisory to Drivers for the 2016 Lifeline100: County Exec Schuh plans to ride

MEDIA ADVISORY October 14, 2015   Motorists Advised to Be Cautious of Cyclists on the Road During Sunday’s Lifeline 100 Bicycle Ride;  County Executive Will Ride The second annual Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 Century Ride and Make Health Happen … Continue reading

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