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Action Alert: Support Cycling Today

Two Bicycling Items are on the City Council agenda tonight. Please email your thoughts: http://austintexas.gov/mail/all-council-members.  We really need support from bicyclists. Send in your stance via email on these important items. #41 Distracted Driving: For Bill with Amendments. Bike Austin thinks it is very important to pass the Distracted Driving Ordinance; however, the statistics do […]

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Riding the Southern Walnut Creek Trail

Located in Govalle Park in east Austin you will find Austin’s newest gateway to cycling bliss, the Southern Walnut Creek Trail.   The SWCT is a 7.3 mile, 10 foot wide concrete path winding through the Walnut Creek Greenbelt. The trail is an ideal cycling experience due to the fact you cross only one quiet neighborhood […]

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Action Alert: Urban Trails Master Plan

The Urban Trails Master Plan will be presented at city council this Thursday.  This plan is a critical step in progressing bicycling infrastructure in Austin.  Many people, especially the old and the young, prefer to ride or walk on off-street trails that provide protection from vehicle traffic. A citywide Urban Trails system provides the backbone […]

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