Please come join us for good food and good cheer at the MassBike/Pioneer Valley Annual General Membership Meeting
7:30-9:00 pm, Thursday, November 13
Northampton Friends Meeting
43 Center St. Northampton, MA
chapter news and information
The Norwottuck Rail Trail is currently being re-built and re-paved. MassBike member Tim Cary has created a Google Map with the trail closing schedules and suggested detours. The DCR website also has a schedule posted. As of October, 2014, repaving has […]
40% of every NEW MassBike membership in the Pioneer Valley comes back to the PV chapter, and 25% of every renewing membership. This means that your MassBike membership directly supports YOUR biking environment — on Pioneer Valley roads and trails, on transportation committees and agencies in the Pioneer Valley, and in Pioneer Valley events like Bike Commute Week.
MassBike Pioneer Valley held the Pioneer Valley’s fifteenth annual Baystate Bike Commute Week May 10-18. Thank you to all the volunteers for your help with all aspects of this event, and thank YOU participants and sponsors for making this another […]
There has been a flurry of letters to the editor in our local newspapers on the topic (linked below). The letter from MassBike PV’s president reads as follows: To the Editor: When a motorist overtakes a bicyclist, should the bicyclist […]
MassBike/Pioneer Valley is a chapter of MassBike, the statewide bicycle advocacy non-profit organization.
Our goals include...
- Maintain a visible, vocal, and effective coalition of bike advocates throughout the Pioneer Valley.
- Support bike- and pedestrian-friendly legislation in our towns.
- Establish bicycle/pedestrian/transportation committees in every town in the region.
- Enact traffic calming (speed humps, "neckdowns," etc.) in our neighborhoods.