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  1. Safe ridingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Castanet.net

    The tribute by Kelowna Critical Mass today in honour of the cyclist who was killed by "dooring" was a wonderful gesture. It was especially nice to see them all wearing their helmets when we usually see so many riding every day without one.

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  2. 250 cyclists ride in tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Castanet.net

    Over 250 cyclists attended the Critical Mass Ride Friday evening in honour of cyclist Patricia Keenan who died July 14 while riding in Kelowna. Keenan was cycling behind a friend as they headed westbound on Bernard past Gordon Drive when the driver of a car, that was parked on Bernard Ave, opened the door of his vehicle to get out just as Keenan was riding by.

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  3. Kelowna's critical mass ride for fatally injured rider draws significant crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Kelowna Capital News

    Over 250 cyclists attended the Critical Mass Ride this evening in honour of Kelowna woman Patricia Keenan, who was fatally injured cycling down Bernard Avenue. That number more than doubles the largest critical mass ride ever held in Kelowna.

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  4. Patricia Keenan, killed cyclist, honoured in Critical Mass rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | CBC News

    ... Avenue. "It made me sick with sadness. Just an awful event," said Michael V. Smith , the organizer of the Critical Mass event . Smith has organized a Critical Mass ride to draw cyclists from diverse backgrounds together for a group ride through the ...

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  5. East Bay Bike Block / OTFRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Indybay.org

    ... critical and at least a few Critical Massers died. I don't recall how justice was won in that case, it was. Critical Mass had become so successful in that part of the world that they believed they could slack off on Bike Block, because they had the ...

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  6. 2015 Honda Fit EX Long-Term Update 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Motor Trend

    Recently there have been lots of bicycle events in Los Angeles, including Bike Week, Critical Mass, and the CicLAvia ride in Pasadena, just to name a few. I wasn't able to participate in any of the events, but they did remind me of one of Honda's interesting claims regarding the Magic Seats in our long-term Fit.

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  7. 10 Years of Change: The evolution of Detroit's non-motorized transportation networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Model D

    Detroit is and always will be the Motor City, but it has shown in recent years that it has plenty of room for other modes of transportation. A decade ago, Detroit hardly had any bike lanes and lacked most other features of a non-motorized transportation system.

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  8. 'Slow Roll' bike movement in Minneapolis hopes to build on Detroit's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    ... to get police help for traffic control and to impose a minimal fee to help cover expenses. Unlike the Critical Mass movement of deliberately obstructive cyclists, Taylor said, "These are not protest rides. Our intent is not to go out and clog up ...

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  9. Kelowna Critical Mass Ride to raise awareness about cyclist safety in wake of local woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Kelowna Capital News

    Kelowna cyclists wanting to help raise awareness about the dangers facing bike commuters are invited to take part in a Friday night critical mass ride. UBC Okanagan professor Michael V. Smith is organizing the ride in hopes that some good can come from the death of Patricia Keenan, a 38-year old mother who died July 16, two days after she crashed into a car door that unexpectedly opened as she was cycling down Bernard Avenue.

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  10. New Pritzker Project Is Basically A Transit-Ignoring DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Streets Blog Chicago

    As I've stated before , Colonel Jennifer Pritzker, a historic preservationist and an heir to the Pritzker family fortune, has used her wealth in creative ways to help revitalize the Rogers Park community. She deserves credit for restoring Frank Lloyd Wright's Emil Bach House, as well as bringing the Mayne Stage music theater and other businesses to the neighborhood.

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  11. 2015 Honda Fit EX Long-Term Update 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Motor Trend

    Recently there have been lots of bicycle events in Los Angeles, including Bike Week, Critical Mass, and the CicLAvia ride in Pasadena, just to name a few. I wasn't able to participate in any of the events, but they did remind me of one of Honda's interesting claims regarding the Magic Seats in our long-term Fit.

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  12. Magic City Bicycle Collective Celebrates Three Years on Two WheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Miami New Times

    ... riding against traffic in the street (he denies doing this). Thanks to events like the monthly Miami Critical Mass and the efforts of various members of the Miami bike community, progress is being made. An increased awareness of bicycle rights is ...

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  13. Get ready for weekend traffic hassles, S.F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | SFGate

    ... Dolores Park at 6:15 p.m. to Civic Center, officials said. And further down Market at Justin Herman Plaza , a Critical Mass bicycle ride is set to pedal off around the same time, with protesting cyclists disrupting traffic as the un-choreographed ...

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  14. Miami Critical MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Downtown Miami

    ... a copy of the map or save it on your phone in case you are tardy or get lost. All eyes appear to be on Miami Critical Mass and it's time for participants to prove the opposition wrong. Everyone riding is solely responsible for their actions and ...

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  15. Cycle tracks, the next great American infrastructure project? (At...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    This New Yorker Magazine cover is from 1969. A colleague sent me a link to this piece, " Why cycletrack networks should be the next great American transit project ," in the Washington Post Innovations blog.

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  16. What are America's bike-friendliest cities?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... it's for two things Orlando also has. According to BetterDoctor.com, "Miami has a strong bike culture, with a Critical Mass every single month. Miami has a Citi Bike bike-share program with a thousand bikes for locals and tourists to rent." Well, ...

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  17. Watch Dwyane Wade Roll With Critical MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Miami New Times

    Not only has Miami's Critical Mass bike ride grown to be one of the largest in the country, but it's also just about the only one where you'll occasionally catch an NBA champion peddling next to you. Dwyane Wade is a frequent rider, and has brought wife Gabrielle Union and former teammate LeBron James along with him in the past.

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  18. Miami bike community puts a spin on gun buyback eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Officers Luis Gonzalez and Jorge Colina of the Miami Police Department check out a shotgun during a gun buyback program on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Anyone turning in a gun would receive a bicycle, no questions asked; gift cards were also available.

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  19. Cyclists reclaim St. John's streets at pro-bike eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | CBC News

    ... and to the City of St. John's: bikers have a right to the roads too. It was all part of an event called Critical Mass that happens all over the world, once a month, on Friday evenings. Cyclist Robin Whitaker said more people would ride if they ...

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  20. Bikers hold event to honor cyclists who were hit by a truck three weeks ago.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    About a dozen cyclists met Friday for the monthly Critical Mass Bike Ride to honor three cyclists who were hit by a truck on Nicholson Drive. According to Louisiana State Police, the cyclists were in the process of turning on GSRI when a truck hit them from behind.

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