RIDE Solutions Announces Juried Prize Winners of 8th Annual Bike Shorts Film Festival

Roanoke, VA., May 7th, 2018 – The organizers of the 8th Annual Bike Shorts Film Festival are pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Juried Prize, Best Local Film, Best Original Music, Best Teen Film, and first Audience Choice awards. RIDE Solutions received 11 videos representing local, national, and international filmmakers for the 2017 festival.

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2018 Virginia Legislative Bicycle Update – March 14, 2018

Each year, the Virginia Bicycle Federation watches for bills that might affect bicycling and walking in Virginia, bills that could make it safer and easier or more dangerous and difficult to bicycle and walk. RIDE Solutions reports on the bills that the Virginia Bicycle Federation is watching. This article is for informational purposes; RIDE Solutions neither endorses nor opposes proposed legislation. You can find more information and track these bills at http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/

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2018 Virginia Legislative Bicycle Update – February 27, 2018

Each year, the Virginia Bicycle Federation watches for bills that might affect bicycling and walking in Virginia, bills that could make it safer and easier or more dangerous and difficult to bicycle and walk. RIDE Solutions reports on the bills that the Virginia Bicycle Federation is watching. This article is for informational purposes; RIDE Solutions neither endorses nor opposes proposed legislation. You can find more information and track these bills at http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/

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The Gas Tax Shortfall

As the Administration rolls out a new infrastructure plan proposal, it’s useful to remember where the money comes from that funds these programs.  As we’ve talked about before, it’s a myth that transportation projects in the U.S. are funded entirely from gas taxes and user fees.  Mass Transit Magazine makes the point again in a fresh review of the current state of funding in the U.S.

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