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News from BikeAAA.

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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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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New 3-Foot Pass Enforcement Technology Secured by County Police Bike Patrol

  Anne Arundel County Police Bike Patrol are the first in Maryland to obtain the C3FT technology used to enforce and educate drivers on the 3 foot passing law.    The technology was obtained through a Maryland Highway Safety Office … Continue reading

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BikeAAA Op Eds on Biking and Active Transportation

Can You Kick the Car for a Day? Read Jon Korin’s May, 2018 op ed in the Capital  HERE Transportation Should Be About Choice Read jon Korin’s December 2017 op ed in the Capital HERE Biking Benefits The Whole Community Read … Continue reading

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Record-level of Trail-building and Bike Lanes

          There is BY FAR more trail construction, design and planning underway than ever in the history of Anne Arundel County!     BikeAAA works with the Anne Arundel County Bicycle Advisory Commission and other County and … Continue reading

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