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Art Auction to Benefit MassBike with Michael Valenti

World Famous Poster Artist Offers Rare Opportunity to Purchase Signed Art Boston, MA – (Aug. 25, 2015) – On Monday, Oct., 5, in Lexington, Mass., MassBike will host a benefit art auction featuring the work of Michael Valenti.  New England native, Valenti will be in town for the KMC Cyclo-cross Festival presented by Maxxis in […]

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Call to Action – Complete streets and Amtrak roll-on service – Votes on Wednesday!

From the League of American Bicyclists: This Wednesday, the Senate Commerce Committee is voting on a number of amendments to the transportation bill, including amendments to support complete streets, and standardized roll-on service for bicycles and wheelchairs on Amtrak. Please join us in asking your Senator to Support both of these key Amendments. AMTRAK roll on service- […]

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Vote On Your Favorite Bike Rack Design for the Boston Public Market

The Boston Public Market is hosting a public vote to choose the design of two artistic bike racks that will be installed outside the upcoming local food market, ensuring access to the market for customers arriving by bike. The Market partnered with Boston teens from Artists for Humanity to design nine artistic bike rack options that represent the Market’s themes […]

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Pioneer Valley Bicycle Advocate of the Year

News from our Pioneer Valley Chapter President, Sean Condon: Fellow cyclists, It is my distinct honor to announce the selection of the Pioneer Valley Bicycle Advocate of the Year! For the past 13 years MassBike PV, representing the bicycling community in Franklin, Hampshire and Hampden Counties, has selected the person having the greatest impact on bicycling in the […]

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Membership changes starting today.

Since its inception, MassBike has aimed to better cycling in Massachusetts. We currently represent over 3,600 cyclists in the Commonwealth and remain grateful for your continued support throughout the years. Many of you have been with us since the start; you have seen us grow and gain a seat at the table to discuss changes […]

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Update on Sudbury fatality, Sunday May 17th

An update regarding the tragic fatality in Sudbury over the weekend from the office of Marian T. Ryan, Middlesex District Attorney: WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Sudbury Police Chief Scott Nix have announced that Saadin Solah, 53, has died from injuries suffered when the bicycle he was riding collided with a GMC […]

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Cambridge Tops List as America’s Best Bike City

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 18, 2015) – Typically reports on America’s best bike cities list such locales as Davis, Calif., Boulder, Colo., and Portland, Ore. According to a new scoring system used by a real estate marketing think tank Cambridge, Mass., beat them all. The Redfin Research Center recently issued a report that ranked Cambridge as […]

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Let’s Keep Rolling – Join Today

We represent over 3000 cyclists across the state who see bicycling as a solution for the traffic, health and environmental challenges we face in our community. But – we can’t do it alone. MassBike depends on bicyclists like you to continue our work making bicycling a healthy and more sustainable means of transportation and recreation. […]

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Join the Revolution – Sign Up for a MassBike Membership Today

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Can the DCR Make Mass the Netherlands of America?

Sweeping Proposal Would Overhaul Bike Facilities on Parkways Throughout Metro Area By RICHARD FRIES, Executive Director The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, the state’s largest landowner, will soon conduct a “comprehensive conditional assessment” of most of its parkways in the Boston metro area. The DCR is dedicating $500,000 to analyze the changes needed to bring […]

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