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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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Partner Friends of AA Cty Trails Recognizes New Bike Lanes & Signs

BikeAAA’s partner Friends of Anne Arundel County Trails acknowledged BikeAAA, the county Bike COmmission and DPW traffic engineer Nestor Flores for proving new Bike Lane markings and signs on Boulter’s Way at the south end of the B&A Trail. Click to … Continue reading

Posted in Infrastructure, News

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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Public Bike Repair Stand Dedicated

Check out the  new public bike repair stand and air pump in memory of Rob Stearns, a Severna Park cyclist who loved to ride the B&A Trail. We are grateful to Rob’s family and friends and proud to dedicate this … Continue reading

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Drunk Driver Who Killed Tandem Cyclists is Sentenced; BikeAAA Cited To Help Craft Community Service

The driver who killed tandem cyclists John and Lynn in October, 2016 was sentenced on August 5 in Calvert County.       BikeAAA attended the sentencing, spoke and was asked by the judge to help craft the community service … Continue reading

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Schuh, advocates highlight need for improvements on Bike to Work Day

May 20, 2016 Capital Gazette: Story, photos and video from Bike to Work Day, Annapolis. http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/government/ph-ac-cn-bike-to-work-0521-20160520-story.html        

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Alex Pline Op-Ed on “Why I Ride a Bike”

Published May 11, 2016 in the Capital Gazette: http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/columns/ph-ac-ce-column-pline-0511-20160511-story.html

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Recognition for School Safety Program

Capital Gazette, May 11: http://www.capitalgazette.com/neighborhoods/ph-ac-mytime-bikeaaa-program-0511-20160511-story.html  

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Capital Gazette Story on Bike Safety

Published in April, 2016: http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/for_the_record/ph-ac-cn-bike-safety-0410-20160410-story.html

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