Category Archives: General

Items of general interest to the cycling community.

What’s Next After Bronze? Getting to Silver Bike-friendly Community

We are quite proud that Anne Arundel County and Annapolis have together been designated Maryland’s seventh Bronze Bike-friendly Community but it is more of a call to further action than a trophy.       Two important benefits of the designation … Continue reading

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New County Law Will Bring More Bike & Pedestrian Connections!

    The County Council passed into law Bill 78-18, Multimodal Transportation, October 1, 2018 and it became effective on January 1, 2019.  The purpose is to enhance the residential and commercial subdivision and site development regulations  to ensure that … Continue reading

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Anne Arundel County & Annapolis named a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

BikeAAA has been the catalyst for this milestone since our launch in 2013. We now have an advocacy group, a Bike Commission, a full-time Bike/Ped Planner and office of Transportation at the county, over 60 miles of bike routes, record-level … Continue reading

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Annapolis Bikeshare Builds Momentum

    Annapolis bikeshare had a good start after it’s August 29, 2018 launch.     Learn more about the Pace Bikeshare and get an update from the November 24, 2018 Capital front page story.

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County Council Bill 78-18 – Multimodal Transportation Signed Into Law

This important bill assures that all modes of transportation including biking, walking, transit and motorized vehicles are considered when residential or commercial developments are planned and approved. Historically, only motorized traffic has been considered and facilities were added that either … Continue reading

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Lifeline 100 Bicycle Event Awards $33,100 to Anne Arundel County Non-profits

(Annapolis, MD) The fifth annual Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 Bicycle Event on October 7, 208 attracted more than 800 registrants, was supported by more than 100 volunteers and over 25 sponsors. The event hosted by Anne Arundel County Police … Continue reading

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BikeAAA Support County Council Bill 78-18 – Multimodal Transportation

BikeAAA submitted the following document to the County Council Members and key leaders of the executive branch in support of this bill.   Please let your council member know that you support Bill 78-18 which will enhance our network of safe … Continue reading

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Bike Lane on Main Street Annapolis

Read about the bike lane experiment on Main Street HERE

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Bikeshare Launched in Annapolis!

Annapolis is the latest city to join Pace, a nationwide network of dockless, bike sharing services for smart cities and colleges. The program is a partnership with Coca-Cola Consolidated, the City of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County to power Pace … Continue reading

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Multimodal Transportation Bill 78-18 Introduced at County Council

County Council Bill 78-18 was introduced at the July 16, 2018 County Council meeting and will be heard at the September 17  7pm Council Meeting at the Council Chambers, 44 Calvert St, Annapolis.      This important bill assures that … Continue reading

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