2012 press archive

Cascade in the media

12/27/12 | Seattle Times | Burke-Gilman Trail's 'missing link' to get full environmental review

12/27/12 | Seattle Bike Blog | Today: City will announce Missing Link safety improvements

12/3/12 | KOMO | video: Eastside rail preservation takes another step forward

11/29/12 | The Capitol Hill Times | Group seeks improved bike access on SR520

11/27/12 | Publicola | Morning Fizz: Hundreds of public comments

11/26/12 | Q13 Fox | 520 bridge design still controversial to those closest to the span

11/18/12 | Seattle Times | Op-ed: Build a network of bikeways to reduce congestion

11/14/12 | The Sun Break  | Op-ed: In-City Bicycling is Not a Road Race

10/31/12 | Sightline Daily | Bikes Take Kids Places

10/25/12 | King 5 | Seattle switching gears from bike lanes to bike tracks (video)

10/15/12 | Ballard News Tribune | Fremont gets new electronic bicycle counter

10/15/12 | Seattle Times | Op-ed: Bicyclists count, especially on the Fremont Bridge

10/11/12 | City of Seattle | News Advisory: There’s a new way to count cyclists crossing the Fremont Bridge

10/11/12 | Examiner | SDOT director announces bike track for Westlake

10/11/12 | Seattle Times | New bike counter logs bike trips

10/11/12 |  Seattle P.I. |  Bike counter installed at Fremont Bridge

10/11/12 | King 5  | Seattle gets automated bike counter on Fremont Bridge

10/10/12  | Seattle.gov  | Fremont Bridge Bike Counter Display Unveiling, Oct. 11

10/7/12  | Examiner |  Duthie Hill hosts annual day for kids

10/5/12 |  Examiner |  Automatic bike counts arrive in Seattle

10/4/12  | Issaquah Press  | Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day comes to Duthie Hill Park

10/1/12  | Publicola  | Fear of Commitment

9/28/12 |  Kitsap Sun |  Friday preview: What to watch for in Kitsap this weekend

9/26/12  | King 5 | Statewide bike, pedestrian count to shape future traffic models

9/26/12 |  The Olympian |  Bike survey underway in 35 Washington cities

9/14/12  | Ballard News Tribune  | Op-Ed: Moving Forward on a Safe and Connected Burke-Gilman Trail

9/10/12  | The Seattle Times |  Eastside: Preserve options for rails and trails on BNSF corridor

9/7/12  | Publicola |  City: Proposed Roosevelt Bike Lane Won’t Cause Parking Problems

8/30/12  | Ballard KOMO |  Completion of Ballard’s Missing Link successfully appealed - again

8/30/12  | Seattle Pi  | One Question for the Cascade Bicycle Club

8/30/12 |  My Northwest | Ballard ‘Missing Link’ to remain unresolved

8/22/12  | The Arlington Times |  Thousands of cyclists visit Arlington

8/11/12  | Seattle Times |  Bike-share in Seattle: Start-up calls for 500 bicycles, a few million dollars

8/9/12  | Seattle Times |  Proposed bike-share program would offer 500 bikes at launch

8/1/12  | The Examiner  | Cascade Bicycle Club's John Mauro heads Down Under

8/1/12  | Highline Times  | Des Moines man unicycles from Seattle to Portland in two day STP ride

7/31/12 |  The Stranger  | Will the Bike Lobby Abandon the Mayor?

7/29/12  | Seattle P.I. |  Seattle's bike report card: Pass or fail

7/27/12  | West Seattle Blog  | West Seattle 'bikeability' tour: Pedaling around the peninsula

7/26/12 |  My Northwest  | Bikes club urges walkers to 'take your ear buds out'

7/26/12  | KOMO News  | New signs asking bikers, walkers to play nice on public trail

7/26/12  | Publicola |  The News Isn't Good

7/26/12  | The Stranger  |  In Efforts to Promote Cycling, 'Seattle is Slipping Behind'

7/19/12  | Seattle Times |  Fit and Fun: a taste of the Tour de France at Seward Park

7/17/12 | Seattle P.I. |  I survived the 202-mile Seattle to Portland bicycle ride

 7/17/12  | Central Kitsap Reporter  | Cascade Bicycle Club scores legislators

7/16/12  | The Chronicle |  STP Bikers Get Married in Chehalis

7/16/12  | Bremerton Patriot  | BRIEF | Cascade Bicycle Club scores legislators

7/15/12  | The Daily News  | STP bicyclists aim to put spotlight back on HIV/AIDS awareness

7/14/12  | KOMO news  | Photos: 10,000 cyclists pedal from Seattle to Portland

7/14/12  | The Olympian  | 10,000 cyclists ready to roll through Thurston county

7/13/12  | MarketWatch  | Dole Goes Bananas for Northwest's Largest Multi-Day Bike Ride

7/13/12 |  Seattle Times  | 10 tips from an STP veteran (Are you really ready for the ride?)

7/12/12  | Biking Bis  | Good weather for weekend STP; avoiding congestion at the start

7/12/12  | Seattle P.I.  | I'm bicycling from Seattle to Portland, and I hope I don't die

7/12/12  | The News Tribune  | Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic this weekend

7/12/12  | Seattle Bike Blog  | 10,000 people will bike from Seattle to Portland this weekend

7/12/12  |  Central District News | Friends of Justin Ferrari will bike from Seattle to Portland in his honor

7/12/12  | The Olympian  | Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic this weekend

7/11/12  |  Publicola  | On Other Blogs Today: The Arena, The Tunnel, Speed Limits, and Transportation Budgets

7/10/12  | The Daily News Online  | Thousands of cyclists to travel country roads Saturday

7/10/12  | WSDOT |  Annual event brings 10,000 bike riders to Western Washington roadways

7/9/12  | The Stranger  | Group Skewers Transportation Chair for Two-Faced Sabotage of Bicycle Bills

7/8/12 | The News Tribune | 10 tips to make riding the STP the first time easier

7/4/12  | Weekly Herald |  More kids learn about bike safety

7/3/12  | World Bicycle Relief blog |  In Pictures: Inaugural Red-Bell 100 raises $150K!

7/3/12 |  CBS Seattle |  Best of Cyclefest in Seattle

7/2/12  | My Journal Magazine  |  Taking the STP challenge: The Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic attracts cyclists of all abilities

6/29/12  | Pinehurst Seattle |  $20 Million for Northgate Pedestrian and Bicycle Improvements

6/28/12  | The Seattle Times  | Light-rail plan moves ahead in Bellevue; UW-Northgate project OK'd

6/28/12 | Seattle P.I.  | Sound Transit approves $5 million for Northgate pedestrian bridge

6/28/12 |  Maple Leaf Life |  Sound Transit approves Northgate pedestrian improvements

6/26/12 |  KOMO news  | Council votes to commit $10 million to Northgate bike, pedestrian facilities

6/18/12  | Momentum Magazine  | Three Feet to Save Lives

6/15/12 |  HeraldNet  | Bicycle Extravaganza for kids Saturday in Edmonds

6/13/12  | Momentum Magazine  | The New Face of Cycling

6/9/12 |  Seattle Times  | Cars, Bikes: Competing views of Northgate transit makeover

6/7/12  | CBS Seattle |  Suspect Arrested in Seattle Bicycle Fatality

6/7/12 | Seattle Times  | Tips helped Seattle police arrest suspect in fatal hit-and-run

6/7/12  | Kent Reporter  | ​Kent riding a good thing with tour

6/7/12 |  Ballard News Tribune  | Seattle Police make arrest in death of bicyclist Michael Wang

6/7/12  | My Northwest |  Seattle Police arrest driver in fatal hit and run of bicyclist

6/7/12  | Northwest Cable News |  Arrest in Seattle hit and run that killed bicyclist

6/6/12  | Ballard News Tribune  | SDOT invites public to engage in the Seattle Bicycle Master Plan update process

6/5/12  | Crosscut  | Jolt: Inslee inconclusive; Cascade compelling

6/5/12  | Crosscut  | Morning Fizz: We do not have an endless amount of money

6/4/12  | KOMO News |  Battle brewing over Northgate parking garage

6/1/12  | Crosscut  | Morning Fizz: Sound Transit responded

5/28/12  | Seattle Pi |  Parking plan for Northgate light rail station triggers dispute

5/27/12  | Seattle Times  | One healthful thing we love

5/22/12  | Cyclocross Magazine  | Bicycle Friendly States Released – Washington Leads 2012 List

5/22/12 |  Crosscut |  Jolt: Parking Garages and Charter Schools

5/21/12  | Seattle Bike Blog |  Cascade program aims to train new bike advocacy leaders

5/19/12 | Ballard News Tribune |  Bikes, music, and fashion: scenes from the 2012 Bike to Work Day and the KEXP Hood to Hood Challenge

5/18/12  | Q13 Fox  | Real-time bike counter coming to Fremont Bridge

5/18/12  | West Seattle Blog  |  West Seattle scenes: Bike to Work Day 2012

5/18/12  | The Christian Science Monitor  | Bike to Work Day: Ditch the car. Pedal. Save $9,000?

5/18/12 |  Seattle Times  | Seattle to get first electronic bicycle counter

5/18/12  | Crosscut  | Seattle Weekender: Bike to work, Seattle's circus children and banned ballets

5/18/12 |  Ballard News Tribune  | Bikes and KEXP take over Ballard this Friday

5/17/12 |  Market Watch |  Green Bike Boxes Help Northwest Drivers and Cyclists Share the Road

5/17/12 |  Tacoma Weekly |  May is National Bike Month

5/17/12 |  Seattle Pi  | Watch for cyclists during ‘Bike to Work Day’

5/17/12 |  Renton Reporter  | F5 Bike to Work Day is Friday

5/15/12 |  Yahoo! Finance |  F5 Sponsors Seattle's Annual Bike to Work Day

5/15/12  | City of Seattle  | Ballard and Alki Summer Streets this Weekend

5/15/12 |  Issaquah Press  | City, businesses celebrate Bike to Work Day on May 18

5/15/12  | Market Watch |  F5 Sponsors Seattle’s Annual Bike to Work Day

5/14/12  | CBS Seattle | Best of Bike Week Events in Puget Sound

5/14/12  | Ballard News-Tribune |  Dozens come out for the first Seattle Critical Lass/CycloFemme ride

5/11/12 |  Kent Reporter  | Kent’s Earthworks Tour Inaugural Ride on June 2

5/7/12  | Sammamish-Issaquah Patch  | Bike to Work Month Bonuses

5/4/12  | Sustainable West Seattle |  Cascade Bicycle Club Creates Advocacy Leadership Institute

5/4/12  | Seattle Bike Blog | Hundreds attend the largest ever Bike to Work Breakfast (+ video)

5/4/12 |  Seattle PI  | Eighth Annual Bike to Work Breakfast

5/3/12  | My Edmonds News  | Students complete bike safety program at 13 schools in Edmonds School District

5/2/12  | Seattle Public Schools  | Seattle Public School students participate in Bike to School Month program

5/2/12  | Seattle Times  | Summer must be near, Bicycle Sundays are here

5/2/12  | Madison Park KOMO |  Cascade Bicycle Club, Seattle Public Schools join up for Bike to School Month

5/1/12 | King County |  May is Bike Month  

5/1/12  | Ballard News Tribune  | Happy National Bike Month!

5/1/12 |  Bellevue Patch  | Do You Bike to Work? May is Commute Challenge Month

4/25/12  | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber |  King County suspends road project after cyclists raise concerns

4/20/12  | Seattle Times |  Neighbors say trail work took away their screen of trees

4/18/12  | City of Renton |  “Share the Trail” event in Renton

4/18/12  | CBS Seattle  | May is Bike Month in Seattle

4/13/12 |  Examiner.com  | Helmet-fitters train for 2012 bicycling season

4/11/12  | Biking Bis |  Cyclists urged to attend SR 520 bridge meeting Thursday

4/10/12  | Edmonds Patch  | Latest Hazel Miller Foundation Grants Focus on Youth Activities and Events

4/7/12 |  The Chronicle Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic Booked with Riders

4/5/12  | Outdoors NW  | Outdoors News Shorts

4/3/12 |  City of Seattle  | Have fun and play it safe! Seattle Parks and Recreation offers discounted sales of bicycle helmets and life jackets

4/3/12  | My Green Lake |  Low-cost life jackets and helmet sales at Green Lake’s Evans Pool

4/3/12  | Kent Reporter  | New bike route connects landscapes between Kent and Renton

4/1/12  | Spokesman-Review |  Inland Northwest flush with organized bicycling events

3/31/12 |  Examiner.com |  Bicycle film shorts entertain fans

3/26/12  | Tukwila Reporter  | Kent starting point for Earthworks parks bicycle tour

3/16/12  | Seattle Public Schools  | Laurelhurst Unicycle Team performs during Cascade Bicycle Club’s Bike Expo

3/15/12  | Shoreline Area News  | Take a hike, or a ride, on a more enjoyable Burke-Gilman Trail in Lake Forest Park

3/13/12 |  Patch | Revamped Burke-Gilman Trail in LFP Dedicated Today

3/12/12  | King County |  Celebrate re-opening of Burke Gilman Trail in Lake Forest Park

3/11/12  | Biking Bis |  2012 Seattle Bicycle Expo fits all styles of cycling

3/10/12  | The Herald  | Seattle Bike Expo a big draw for spoke folks

3/9/12  | The Bellingham Herald  | Seattle Bike Expo exhibits pedal power this weekend

3/9/12  | The Olympian  | Pedal Power

3/7/12 |  CBS Seattle |  Guide to Seattle Bike Expo

2/28/12 |  The Stranger  | A Final Push for the “Slow the **** Down on Neighborhood Streets” Bill

2/28/12  | Publicola | O’Brien: City Should Count Bike Traffic, Not Just Cars

2/26/12  | Seattle Pi  | Chilly Hilly Bike Ride

2/26/12  | Kitsap Sun |  Bainbridge ‘invites’ cyclists for 40th Chilly Hilly

2/26/12 |  Outdoors Northwest |  Kick-start your bicycling season with these early-season events

2/26/12  | The News Tribune  | Get ready to saddle up for upcoming cycling season

2/22/12  | Seattle Times  | Fit & Fun: Bicyclists, it’s time for Bainbridge Island’s Chilly Hilly

2/18/12  | Seattle Times  | Seattle bicycle crashes holding steady even with more commuters

2/17/12 | Publicola |  A Bit Sacrilegious?

2/17/12  | KOMO  | Bad news, bicyclists: Another legal hurdle for the Missing Link

2/17/12  | Bike Hugger  | Major Taylor Project Spin-a-Thon

2/16/12  | My Ballard |  Another Speed bump for the Missing Link

2/16/12  | Ballard News Tribune  | Completion of the Burke Gilman Missing Link delayed once again

2/15/12  | Seattle Pi  | Bike Fashion in Seattle

2/14/12  | Highline Times  | Reminder: Major Taylor Spin-a-Thon fundraiser, bringing bicycle programs to local schools, set for Feb. 16

2/12/12  | Seattle Times  | 17th Annual Cascade Bicycle Club Bike Swap

2/12/12  | Seattle Times |  Cyclists, pedestrians find oasis in Seattle’s urban ‘greenways’

2/10/12  | Seattle Bike Blog  | Sunday: Seattle Bike Swap takes over Seattle Center

2/10/12 |  Inside Bainbridge  | Chilly Hilly 2012: Bainbridge Island’s Biggest Bike Ride Turns 40

2/9/12  | Bicycle Newswire |  Not too late to be part of the 2012 Seattle Bicycle Expo presented by Raleigh March 10-11, 2012

2/8/12  | CBS Seattle |  Need a New Bike? Seattle Bike Swap is this Weekend

2/8/12  | The Sun Break  | Willie Weir on the Benefits of Extra-Cycling Perception

2/7/12 | Bicycle Paper | 17th Annual Seattle Bike Swap this Sunday, February 12

2/7/12  | West Seattle KOMO  | Help bring bicycles to Highline High School

2/6/12 |  Bicycle Retailer  | Industry nonprofits roll through economy

2/4/12  | Spokesman-Review  | Guest opinion: Transportation planning should consider health

2/3/12  | Q13 Fox  | Bill would let cities lower speed limits to 20 mph on some streets

1/30/12  | Publicola  | New Report on Bike and Ped Funding Concludes: “Not Fair.”

1/13/12 |  CBS Seattle  | Registration Opens for 2012 Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic

1/10/12  | Publicola  | Governor Proposes $3.6 Billion Transportation Package, Including New Fee on Oil

1/1/12  | Patch.com | ​ Resolve to go green in 2012