2017 Bike Shorts Film Festival Announces Prize Winners

Roanoke, VA. (May 1st 2017) – The organizers of the 7th Annual Bike Shorts Film Festival are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Juried Prize, Best Local Film, Best Original music, Best Teen Film, and first Audience Choice awards. RIDE Solutions received 15 videos representing local, national, and international filmmakers for the 2017 festival.

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Federal Agencies Name Virginia National Transportation Planning Excellence Award Winner

Congratulations to our parent organization, the Roanoke Valley Alleghany Regional Commission!

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today jointly announced the Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission (RVARC) as one of this year’s eight Transportation Planning Excellence Award (TPEA) recipients.

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Bike Shorts Film Festival Announces Prize Winners

The organizers of the 5th Annual Bike Shorts Film Festival are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Grand Jury Prize, Best Music Video, Best Local Film, and first Audience Choice awards. RIDE Solutions received 14 videos representing local, national, and international filmmakers for the 2015 festival.

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RIDE Solutions Launches Annual Clean Commute Challenge

Roanoke, VA. (April 28, 2015) – In 2014, RIDE Solutions broke records with its annual Clean Commute Challenge, removing over 70,000 miles from the region’s roads as people across central and southwest Virginia were encouraged to carpool, bike, walk, take transit, or telework instead of driving alone.

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RIDE Solutions Celebrates National Bike Month With Variety of Events

May is National Bike Month, and RIDE Solutions has organized a wide variety of events that will allow folks from all backgrounds, skill levels, and interests to celebrate. Some of the events that have been planned for the month include:

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5th Annual Bike Shorts Premieres at the Grandin Theatre, Headlines New Grandin Film Festival

Establishing a new partnership continuing their respective focus on supporting local artists and culture, RIDE Solutions and the Grandin Theatre are excited to announce that the Bike Shorts Film Festival will now premiere at the iconic cinema house in Roanoke’s Grandin Village on Friday, May 1st, 2015.

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