posted by Kristi Benedict - July 26, 2013 - 11am EDT
The League of American Bicyclists has initiated an Action Alert to help stop Senator Rand Paul’s amendment to last year’s Transportation Bill that diverts all alternative transportation funding to bridge repair -which, according The League, is not a big enough amount to really help with bridge repair, and only hurts the efforts our cities and towns have made towards safe transportation alternatives. Use their easy form to tell your representatives how you feel about Sen. Paul’s amendment.
First Descents is in the top ten of the North Face Explore Fund competition and want you to vote them into the top 5 so they can win a $25,000 grant to continue their good deeds. You can vote once a day until July 31st.
The 2013 California Coast Classic Bicycle Tour will be September 28- October 5th. This full-service tour takes you through the scenic California coastline from San Francisco to LA, and will benefit the Arthritis Foundation.