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Bike Friendly Application in the Home Stretch

In 2012, Lon Hultgren, then the Mansfield Town Engineer, made the first attempt to apply for a Bicycle Friendly Community designation from The League for American Cyclists. While that application was not successful, the feedback gave Lon the blueprint needed

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2016 Photo Contest Winners

On September 18, 2016, nearly 200 ballots were cast in our First Annual Photo Contest at this years Celebrate Mansfield Festival. Below are the three winners. You can view all 20 submissions here. Many thanks to all of the photographers

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2016 Photo Contest: Cycling in and around Mansfield

Bike Mansfield, a recently formed non-profit organization to promote bicycle friendliness in Mansfield, is sponsoring a photo contest to do just that.  The top 10 entries received will be displayed at the Bike Mansfield booth at the Celebrate Mansfield Festival

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Bike Mansfield Hits the Airways

Check out the June 1st episode of the WHUS radio program Bicycle Talk. Lon and David were interviewed for an hour by host Ron Manizza about the history and mission of Bike Mansfield. Tune in to the program every Wednesday

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Tour de Mansfield, June 18, 2016

“On behalf of the Mansfield Downtown Partnership, Mansfield Community Center, and the Town of Mansfield, I would like to invite Bike Mansfield members to join us for the 11th Annual John E. Jackman Tour de Mansfield on Saturday, June 18,

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Join the Bike Commuter Club

Biking to work in Downtown Storrs or UConn? Join the New Bike Commuter Club! Indoor bike storage with lockable cages Private showers and personal lockers Member access from 5am to midnight, seven days a week Want to tour Bike Commuter

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Bike-Pedestrian Master Plan Kick-Off

On February 4, 2016, Bike Mansfield hosted the first organizing event for development of a Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan as mandated by the Mansfield Tomorrow Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD). The turnout was very good and Lon Hultgren

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Spring 2016 Workshop Series

All About Cycling Click here for a downloadable flyer: Please distribute to your friends and family. We are kicking off 2016 with an all new series of exciting bicycling workshops. All sessions will be held in the Community Room of

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Bike Accident Study

This is from an email investigating a new category of bike accidents. if you have experienced one as described (or know someone who has), please contact them at the email address below. Based on personal experiences Dr. Anis Racy (a

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Roots Ride: September 27th

Our regular monthly ride has been merged into the annual Roots of Development fundraiser/ride on September 27th. As in past years this event will begin and end in front of E. O. Smith High School and will include a 20

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