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7.16.15 Status of the sharing economy: Bike-share programs make headway [Rapid Growth]

6.18.15- Summer, safety & scenery: Best bets for cycling on West Michigan's trails [Rapid Growth]

06.15.15-  New Rules of the Road [Grand Rapids Business Journal]

06.15.15-  Cycling Continues to Grow in Grand Rapids  [WZZM]

6.10.15-  Beer & Film Tour comes to West Michigan [eightWest]

6.03.15-  Beers, Films and Bikes--Oh My! [The Rapidian]

05.28.15-  Ribbon cut on bike-friendly north Monroe construction [WZZM]

05.26.15 - The Spoke Folks to celebrate all things bicycle at second annual fundraiser [The Rapidian]

05.22.15 - Brews, Bikes and Movies: New Belgium CLIPS tour brings our favorites to Grand Rapids [Mlive]

05.08.15 - May is national bicycle month, so get on a bike and ride [On the Town]

5.08.15-  GRCC celebrates Active Commute Week [GRCC Today]

05.07.15 - Active Commute Week: Walk, Roll + Ride [The Rapidian]

05.06.15 - RapidChat: Thomas Tilma [Rapid Growth Media]

04.01.15 - Community organizations work to improve bicycle accessibility for transportation [The Rapidian]

04.09.15 - National Bike Month & Risk Management [DPT Solutions Blog]

02.16.15 - Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Boat Show, Fat Tuesday party, Foodie Film series [Mlive]

02.13.15 - Thy Alley Cat [WGVU - Shelly Irwin]

01.26.15 - Film notes: Eclipse Awards, Knickebocker film series, 'Almost There' premiere, more [MLive]

12.11.14 - Ride along on Grand Rapids' first cycle track and read about protected bike lane [MLive]

11.18.14 - Civic agency produces downtown Speaker Series [Grand Rapids Business Journal]

11.05.14 - Downtown day camp provides kids opportunity to shape our city [The Rapidian]

11.04.14 - My Brightest Diamond to perform at Wealthy Theatre; sales to benefit bicycle coalition [The Rapidian]

10.17.14 - Life in the fast lane might be two-wheeled in the future: Grand Rapids is going all out to increase use of bicycles in place of cars. [Grand Rapids Business Journal]

10.1.14 - GR to start bike lane education after confusion [WOOD TV8]

9.26.14 - ArtPrize launches its first sustainability initiatives: Transportation and waste are the top two priorities. [Grand Rapids Business Journal]

9.9.14 - No Parking in Bike Lanes: Grand Rapids Looks to Ticket Offending Vehicles [MLive]

9.7.14 - Spin Cities: Grand Rapids Among Communities Benefiting From Being Bike-Friendly [Crain's Detroit Business]

9.5.14 - Biking For Climate Change [Grand Haven Tribune]

8.28.14 - Grand Rapids' Inaugural Midwest Climate Ride Cruises Toward Success [Rapid Growth]

8.18.14 - Climate Ride Midwest [WGVU] 

8.11.14 - West Michigan Nonprofits Join Forces to Send Teams on 300-Mile Bicycle Ride From Grand Rapids to Chicago [Rapidian]

8.5.14 - Lineup Set for WYCE Wealthy Theatre Fall Concert Series [WOOD TV8 - GGRBC Beneficiary for Nov. 12 Concert] 

7.23.14 - 16 People Tapped for 'Vital Streets' Oversight [MLive]

7.22.14 $632K bicycle safety education project in Grand Rapids: What 5 consultants will do [MLive]

6.26.14 - Top 5 Things to do in Grand Rapids Include Tegan and Sara Concert, Clips Beer and Film Fest, and Eastown Bizarre Bazaar [MLive]

6.25.14 - Meet a Beer Ranger [WOOD TV8 - Clips coverage]

6.24.14 - New Belgium Brewing’s National Clips Beer & Film Tour to Stop in Grand Rapids, MI, This Friday, June 27, Kick Back and Enjoy Entertainment Under the Stars [I'm a Beer Hound]

6.24.14 - Things to do on Friday, June 27 [On the Town]

6.24.14 - Clips Beer and Film Tour Coming to Grand Rapids This Friday [WZZM - Take 5]

6.24.14 - Clips Beer and Film Tour Set to Wheel Through Grand Rapids For Second Year [The Rapidian]

6.18.14 - Clips Beer & Film: The Big 5th Year Tour Stops Again in GR [Rapid Growth - G-Sync] 

6.18.14 - Clips, Beer and Film Tour [WGVU] 

6.17.14 - Beer and Bikes and Films, Oh My! New Belgium CLIPS Tour Hits Grand Rapids on June 27th [MLive]

6.15.14 - Climate Ride Midwest:Dispatches from the Route [Climate Ride Blog]

6.5.14 - Food Truck Mania (Clips mention) [Rapid Growth] 

5.30.14 - Group Rides from Rockford to East Hills via White Pine Trail [The Rapidian]

5.27.14 - Film Best Bet: Clips Beer & Film Tour [Revue]

5.22.14 - Grand Rapids Cyclists Ride in Silence to Honor Crash Victims, Raise Awareness [MLive]

5.20.14 - 10th Annual Ride of Silence to Honor Cyclists Killed in Roadside Accidents [Rapidian]

5.16.14 - Active Commute Week Aims to Change Lifestyles [Catalyst Radio/WYCE/The Rapidian]

5.15.14 - Handlebar Happy Hour: One Last Ride [Rapid Growth/G-Sync]

5.14.14 - Bicyclists and Drivers Learning to Share the Road [WZZM]

5.9.14 - National Bicycle Month Means it is Time to Get Out and Ride [On the Town] 

5.7.14 - Active Commute Week [WGVU] 

5.6.14 - Forward Thinking: Taking a Look at What's Ahead [On the Town]

5.6.14 - Walk, Roll, Ride: Active Commute Week is May 12-16 [The Rapidian]

5.2.14 - Kickstand Kickoff Brings Fans of Craft Beer and Cycling Together This Weekend [MLive]

5.1.14 - Film notes: New Belgium Brewing movie tour, Caleb Slain's new short film, more [MLive]

4.29.14 - On Tap: Beer City Spring Fest, Beer City Week... [MLive]

4.29.14 - Kick Off the Season:  Kickstand Kickoff 2014 [The Rapidian]

4.28.14 - Highlights for the Month of May [On the Town]

4.28.14 - Active Commute Week in Grand Rapids [GRTV]

4.25.14 - 'Geek' Your Bike at Herrick District Library (GGRBC representative David Bosch) [Holland Sentinel]

4.24.14 - Event Saturday Promotes Walking, Bicycling to Work [MLive]

4.16.14 - Recap: Kent County Legislative Lunch on Transit [TRANS4M]

3.24.14 - Bike Lane Repairs, Maintenance Delayed Due to Inclement Weather [The Rapidian]

3.9.14 - West Michigan Designers to Donate $20,000 in Creative Services to Nonprofits [MLive]

12.10.13 - $1 million Bikeway To Be Constructed In Grand Rapids [The Rapidian]

12.6.13 - Report Finds Grand Rapids, Other Michigan Cities Leading Way In Alternative Transportation [MLive]

12.6.13 - $1 Million Bikeway To Be Constructed In Grand Rapids [Calvin College Chimes]

12.3.13 - Grand Rapids Plans Bike Trail Connector:  Construction On $1M Project To Start In The Spring [WOOD TV8]

11.29.13 - $1 Million Bikeway Set To Proceed On Grand Rapids' West Side [MLive]

11.8.13 - West Michigan Week #3334 Grand Rapids Transformation (GGRBC starts at 26:40) [WGVU]

10.30.13 - Cyclists Name Grand Rapids Bike-Friendly City [Grand Rapids Business Journal]

10.24.13 - Grand Rapids Again Named Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community by League of American Bicyclists [Rapid Growth]

10.24.13 - Cancelled: Movies In The Park in Downtown GR [Fox 17]

10.23.13 - Grand Rapids Receives Bicycle-friendly Community Award, Expects Improvements Next Year [MLive]

10.22.13 - Grand Rapids Named a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community [Fox 17]

10.18.13 - How Bicyclists Can Signal a Right Turn: Michigan Legislature Considers New Option [MLive]

10.17.13 - Grand Rapids Paves Way For Bicycle-friendly Roads With Bike Lanes, Safety Grant [Rapid Growth]

10.17.13 - Mountain Bikers Blaze New Trails In West Michigan [Rapid Growth]

10.3.13 - Michigan's Bike Cities Shift Gears And Commuting Cultures [Bridge Magazine]

9.12.13 - The Spoke Folks Roll Out [Tommy Allen - G-Sync - Rapid Growth]

7.30.13 - Grant Awarded to Grand Rapids to Encourage Bicycle Safety [The Rapidian]

7.23.13 - $632K Bicycle Safety Education Project In Grand Rapids Lands Federal Grant [MLive]

7.23.13 - MDOT Awards Grand Rapids Grant For Bicycle Safety Program [WGVU]

7.23.13 - Local Businesses Work To Become Bicycle Friendly [The Rapidian]

7.6.13 - New Belgium Brewing’s Clips Beer & Film Tour Raised More Than $13,500 In Grand Rapids [I'm a Beer Hound]

7.2.13 - Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition [Bliss for GR - GRTV - Community Media Center]

6.20.13 - Founders Fest, Strawberry Shortcake, Clips Beer And Film Tour On The Playlist [MLive]

6.19.13 - Grand Rapids Pedals The Principle: If You Build A Bike Route, They Will Ride [Crain's Detroit Business]

6.16.13 - Ride Your Bike To Grand Rapids Clips Beer and Film Tour [The Rapidian]

6.13.13 - New Belgium Brewing’s Clips Beer And Film Tour Comes To Grand Rapids On June 21 [Before It's News]

6.12.13 - New Belgium Brewings Clips Beer Film Tour Comes To Grand Rapids June 21st [GRpulse.com]

6.6.13 - Pick a Lane [Tommy Allen - G-Sync - Rapid Growth]

5.24.13 - Learn How To Fix Up Your Ride For The Summer [Holland Sentinel]

5.21.13 - 2013 Mayor's Bike Ride [WZZM]

5.17.13 - Bike To Work Day Ends Active Commute Week [Grand Rapids Community College]

5.17.13 - Active Commute Week Challenges Drivers to Bike to Work [Fox 17]

5.13.13 - Active Commute Week and Celebration [Shelley Irwin - WGVU]

5.13.13 - Active Commute Week Begins In GR [WOOD TV8]

5.13.13 - Active Commute Week Begins [WOOD TV8 - YouTube]

5.9.13 - May Is National Bike Month, So Get On Your Bike And Ride [On-the-Town]

5.9.13 - Active Commute Week [Calvin College]

5.8.13 - Readers Debate: How Can We Make Roads Safer For Bikes And Cars Alike? [MLive]

5.8.13 - Active Commute Week 2013 Is Growing [WMEAC Blog]

5.1.13 - Active Commute Week Celebration - Bicycle Dreams [Grand Rapids Film Festival]

4.30.13 - Active Commute Week Event! MAY 17th [TerraTrike]

4.24.13 - Active Commute Week Challenge! [Grand Rapids Community College]

4.18.13 - Grand Rapids Active Commute Week - May 13-17th, 2013 - Walk + Roll + Ride [Grand Valley State University Health & Wellness]

4.13.13 - Active Commute Week:  May 13-17, 2013 [AIA Grand Rapids]

3.20.13 - Cyclists Asks City For More Bike Lanes [The Rapidian]

3.11.13 - City Hopes To Extend Revision Division Project [The Rapidian]

3.8.13 - After Inconclusive Results, Division Avenue 'Road Diet' Test Will Continue For At Least Another Year [MLive]

1.4.13 - Join Us For A Live Chat With The 'Movers And Shakers' Shaping Grand Rapids' Future (see comment thread below article) [MLive]

11.13.12 - Grand Rapids Dilemma: When Skirts On Bikes And The Law Collide [MLive]

11.13.12 - Grand Rapids Puts Brakes On Pitch To Keep Bicycles Off Sidewalk, Streets [MLive]

10.24.12 - Hear What Calvin College Professor Says About Urban Bicycling [MLive]

10.24.12 - Grand Rapids Bike Coalition Nabs $55K In Grants Ahead Of Annual Meeting [MLive]

10.24.12 - Keep Bikes Off Sidewalks? Grand Rapids Bicycling 'Champion' Thinks So [MLive]

10.23.12 - Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition Annual Meeting [The Rapidian]

10.12.12 - Bike Friendly West Michigan [WGVU - Shelley Irwin]

10.11.12 - An Increased Interest In Bicycling Has Grand Rapids Heading Down The Road Of Better Health [On-the-Town]

10.10.12 - Cycling Extravaganza #2 [Fox 17]

10.10.12 - Cycling Extravaganza #1 [Fox 17]

10.9.12 - A Watershed Moment - Urban Cycling Extravaganza [Community Media Center, WYCE]

10.9.12 - Urban Cycling Extravaganza, Saturday, October 13 [WMEAC Blog]

9.26.12 - 'Urban Cycling Extravaganza' Will Explore Latest Trends In Bicycle Commuting And Culture [MLive]

9.6.12 - Grand Rapids Announces 26 Miles Of New Bike Lanes Over The Year [Calvin College Chimes]

8.31.12 - Traffic Count Finds That Biking In Grand Rapids Is For The Boys [MLive]

8.29.12 - Grand Rapids Will Soon See Another 26 Miles Of Bike Lanes [The Rapidian]

8.28.12 - See Where Grand Rapids Will Add 16 Miles Of Bike Lanes This Fall [MLive]

8.28.12 - Grand Rapids Adding 26 Miles Of Bike Lanes [Fox 17]

8.9.12 - Social Charity Club At The B.O.B.:  Benefiting The Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition [WOOD TV]

8.7.12 - Social Charity Club Rolls Toward Bicycle Safety [WOOD TV]

6.21.12 - Grassroots Organization Promotes A Bicycle-friendly Community [Rapid Growth]

6.6.12 - Cycle Count: West Michigan Bicycling Advocates Tallying Two-wheeled Commuters This Week [MLive]

6.1.12 - America's Best Bike Cities: 41. Grand Rapids, MI | Bicycling Magazine [Bicycling]

5.18.12 - Gallery: Mayor George Heartwell Rides Bike To Work (9 Photos) [MLive]

5.18.12 - Biking To Work With Grand Rapids Mayor A Thrilling Experience For Intrepid MLive Reporter [MLive]

5.18.12 - Emily Richett - Mayor's Bike To Work - Report #2 [Fox 17]

5.18.12 - Bike to Work Day - Rally Stops [WZZM 13]

5.18.12 - The Biggest Bicycle Rally In Greater Grand Rapids [WZZM 13]

5.18.12 - Reporter Biking To Work With Grand Rapids Mayor Will Test Theory 'Once You Learn, You Never Forget' [MLive]

5.16.12 - Drivers Should Look Out For Lots Of Bicyclists Tonight [Michigan Radio]

5.15.12 - Active Commute Week Designed To Get People Moving [WZZM 13]

5.14.12 - Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition - Active Commute Week [WGVU - Shelley Irwin]

5.14.12 - Active Commute Week Kicks Off In Grand Rapids [The Rapidian]

5.14.12 - Ditch The Car: Active Commute Week Kicks Off To Promote Alternate Transit To Work [MLive]

5.13.12 - Active Commute Week [Team Priority Health]

5.13.12 - Active Commute Week Kicks Off In GR [WOOD TV8]

5.10.12 - Active Commute Week West Michigan: Wheels Up! Big Prizes! [Rapid Growth]

5.8.12 - Mayor George Heartwell Hopes To Stay On His Bike During Fourth Annual Mayor's Ride [MLive]

4.25.12 - GRTV Focus on Issues - Bicycle Paths & Regional Trail Systems [GRTV]

4.19.12 - 4th Annual Mayor's Bike Ride Planned For Tuesday, May 8 [WZZM 13]

4.18.12 - See Why Grand Rapids Wants To Add 100 Miles Of Bike Lanes By 2017 [MLive]

4.10.12 - Transportation Odyssey In Review [Model D]

4.3.12 - Bikers, Drivers Responsible For Safety: Best Ways For Cars And Bicycles To Share The Road [WOOD TV]

4.2.12 - Active Commute Week Encourages Wellness, Sustainability [MiBiz.com]

11.16.11 - Bikes Belong Grant Program - Featured Grants - Seward Avenue Bikeway [People for Bikes]

11.16.11 - Bikes Belong Awards $5,000 Grant to City of Grand Rapids for Seward Avenue Bikeway [People for Bikes]

10.3.11 - Grand Rapids Map Features Area Bike Routes [MLive]

8.23.11 - Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition Prepares For Bikestock; New Bike Trail Map [WYCE]

8.23.11 - A Watershed Moment: Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition [WMEAC]

8.19.11 - Bikestock III Features Music, Food, Bicycle Polo And Vintage Bicycle Show [MLive]

8.12.11 - In Studio: Annual Bikestock Festival Promises Vintage Bikes, Bike Polo And More In The Midst Of A Criterium Race [The Rapidian]

6.29.11 - Grand Rapids Bicyclists Agree: City's Bicycle Culture Is Growing, Getting Better [MLive]

6.23.11 - The Rise of the Cycling City [Rapid Growth Media]

5.17.11 - 2011 Grand Rapids Bicycle Summit Inspires Community To Be Bicycle Friendly [The Rapidian]

5.17.11 - City's Green Transformation Well Underway Even As Green Grand Rapids Seeks Final Approvals [Rapid Growth Media]

5.9.11 - Bike Summit 2011 – What Are We Planning For? [Grand Rapids Institute for Information Democracy]

5.6.11 - May Is National Bike Month, So We Are Encouraging You To Get Out And Ride [MLive]

5.3.11 - The Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition’s Double-Header [My WHaT]

5.2.11 - 2011 Grand Rapids Bicycle Summit A Call To Action As Part Of National Bike Month [The Rapidian]

4.28.11 - The Future We Vote Forward [Tommy Allen - G-Sync - Rapid Growth Media]

4.20.11 - 2011 Grand Rapids Bicycle Summit [WMEAC]

4.20.11 - GR Gets Bike Friendly [The Rapidian]

4.8.11 - Experts at Bicycle Summit to Plot How Grand Rapids Can be More Bicycle Friendly [MLive]

3.31.11 - Grand Rapids Taking The Lead In Pedestrian And Cycling Friendly Streets [Rapid Growth]

3.22.11 - GR City Passes Resolution Favoring Cyclists, Walkers [Michigan Complete Streets Coalition]

3.17.11 - City's Green Transformation Well Underway Even As Green Grand Rapids Seeks Final Approvals [Rapid Growth]

12.16.10 - 2010:  Who Knew Grand Rapids Could Hold So Much? [Bikestock Dos] [Tommy Allen - G-Sync - Rapid Growth Media]

8.1.10 - Out For A  Spin: Biking's Popularity Is On The Rise In West Michigan [Grand Rapids Magazine]

7.15.10 - Mustard Plug Plays Bikestock Dos In Downtown Grand Rapids [MLive]

7.15.10 - Lake Drive Becomes Grand Rapids First Complete Street! [Michigan Complete Streets Coalition]

7.1.10 - Bikestock Dos Aimed At More Than Just Cyclists [The Rapidian]

6.24.10 - Suzanne Schulz: Knowledge Workers Choose Where They Live; Let's Make A Case For Grand Rapids [MLive]

5.20.10 - Nate Phelps Blazes His Own Trail In Grand Rapids [Rapid Growth Media]

04.27.10 - Acting Locally [WGVU - Shelly Irwin]

12.3.09 - Winter Bicycling Tips: Bike Year Round And Be Safe! [The Rapidian]

10.21.09 - Grand Rapids Deemed Bike Friendly For Trails, Culture [MLive]

10.21.09 - Grand Rapids Honored For Bike-friendly Potential [MLive]

10.21.09 - Grand Rapids Receives Bicycle Friendly Community Designation [League of Michigan Bicyclists]

9.27.09 - Grand Rapids Has A Way To Go Before Reaching Green Status In Bicycle Commuting [MLive]

5.13.09 - 2009 Grand Rapids Bike Summit [mi-bike.org]

4.28.09 - First GR Bike Summit a Success! [pedalgr.com]

4.27.09 - 2009 Grand Rapids Bike Summit Recap [pedalgr.com]



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