Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition

Team GGRBC - Climate Ride Fundraiser

by (Greater Grand R...)

Submitted 07-07-2014 under

This fall, Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition members, friends, and supporters will ride 300 miles in support of a safe cycling community, sustainability, and GGRBC's Room to Ride campaign. Gather your friends and ride down to...

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Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition's prepares for city certification

by (kendravanderlip)

Submitted 07-01-2014 under NEWS

Tom Tilma, executive director of The Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition (GGRBC), has big plans for the local cycling nonprofit. Tilma wants to be a silver level cycling friendly community, according to the standards set by the League of American...

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Clips Beer and Film Tour set to wheel through Grand Rapids for second year

by (andreemi)

Submitted 06-24-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

The Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition (GGRBC) will host New Begium Brewing Company's Clips Beer & Film Tour on Friday, June 27 from 8:30-11:30 p.m. at Ah Nab Awen Park, 303 Pearl Street NW. Admission is free.  “[New...

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Clips Beer & Film Tour

by (Greater Grand R...)

Submitted 06-09-2014 under

The Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition (GGRBC) is pleased once again to partner with New Belgium Brewing for the upcoming Grand Rapids Clips Beer & Film Tour from 8:30-11:30 p.m. Friday, June 27, in Ah-Nab-Awen Park, 220 Front Ave. NW (on...

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10th annual Ride of Silence to honor cyclists killed in roadside accidents

by (erictank)

Submitted 05-20-2014 under NEWS

On Wednesday, May 21 the Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition (GGRBC)will host Grand Rapids Ride of Silence. The ride will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Sixth Street Park to honor the memory of cyclists who have been injured or died in...

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Walk, roll, ride: Active Commute Week is May 12-16

by (Greater Grand R...)

Submitted 05-06-2014 under NONPROFITS

Options for safe, sustainable transportation have become increasingly important as Grand Rapids positions itself as a vital city capable of providing a high quality of life and a healthy and engaged community. Meanwhile, West Michigan companies are...

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Bike lane repairs, maintenance delayed due to inclement weather

by (jwiegand08)

Submitted 03-24-2014 under NEWS

As the sun starts to peek through the clouds and spread its warmth on Grand Rapids, residents are taking to the streets with their bicycles. But with this year's uncommonly brutal winter and the deteriorating quality of city streets, it may be...

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Active Commute Week kicks off in Grand Rapids

by (shannoncunningham)

Submitted 05-14-2012 under NEWS

Monday, May 14 kicks off Active Commute Week here in metro Grand Rapids. Held to encourage active transportation use, the week will feature various events, workshops and the Active Commute Week Challenge. From May 14 through Friday, May 18,...

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Winter bicycling tips: Bike year round and be safe!

by (Michael Tuffelmire)

Submitted 12-03-2009 under NEWS

More and more Grand Rapidians are choosing to give up the automobile for the bicycle. They are learning that if you are equipped correctly, you can ride your bicycle year round. Drivers expect less bicyclists in colder months, so it is up to the...

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