Sunday, February 1, 2015

Help to make a walkable, bikeable downtown Clifton.


The importance of complete streets

Read about this drawing here.

Do you ever get this feeling? Register for the Walking and Biking Summit and learn what each of us can do to make the Grand Valley a safe place to walk and bicycle for people of all ages and abilities.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Millennials in Motion:

Changing Travel Habits of Young Americans and the Implications for Public Policy

The U.S. PIRG has released a report that summarizes changes that have occurred in young Americans’ transportation attitudes and behaviors over the past decade.  
 [Sound familiar?]


Direct link: http://uspirg.org/sites/pirg/files/reports/Millennials%20in%20Motion%20USPIRG.pdf

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Riverfront Trail Dedication

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You are cordially invited to the
Monument View Trail Grand Opening

Please join us as we proudly celebrate the grand opening of the Monument View Trail section of the Colorado Riverfront Trail Project in Grand Junction, Colorado.
Friday, September 5, 2014, 11:30 a.m.
at the Walter Walker State Wildlife Area

Railroad Ave., Grand Junction, Colorado
The ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m., lasting approximately one hour and feature guest speakers from the Colorado Riverfront Trail Project partner organizations and Great Outdoors Colorado. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your walking shoes or bicycle, the trail will be open to the public for non-motorized travel after the ceremony.

Guests from the press are welcome to arrive 15 minutes early for equipment set up.

Please direct questions to:
Michele Rohrbach, Colorado Riverfront Commission,
michele.rohrbach@mesacounty.us or by phone: 970-683-4333.
On behalf of all our Colorado Riverfront Trail partners, thank you.
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Monday, August 18, 2014

August 29-31: Grand Junction Off-Road MTB endurance event and community concert




BYO BIKE, COSTUME, & COWBELL

The Hot Tomato Klunker Krit is raging again on August 29 at 6pm in downtown Grand Junction.  Decorate bicycles at 4th & Main then band together at the start line on 3rd & Main.  Hot Tomato schwag awarded to the most creative participants. Bring the whole family.  Eat dinner downtown and watch the Fat Tire Criterium races from 6:15-7pm.



Visit http://www.epicrides.com/index.php?contentCat=9 to read about at the details.

Helping this event supports a tourism-based economy that values urban and recreational trails.  Volunteer as a downtown or trail course marshal!  Stuff amateur rider goodie bags and then stuff your face with Pablo’s pizza this Thursday, Aug. 21 from 6-8pm!  Email biz@grandjunctionoffroadvolunteers.com to join the fun.


 


 
August 31:     Kids' Ride 

So darn adorable.

September 6: Tour of the Valley



Great Beer!     Great Food!    Live Music!      A course for every cyclist!     

Register at www.yourcommunityhospital.com before Friday, August 22 and save $10.

Tour of the Valley      September 6, 2014