Posts by Author Melanie Colavito
Posted on 22. Nov, 2013 by Melanie Colavito.
In Portland, OR, biking and walking are fun and ordinary ways for kids and parents to get to and from schools. Streetfilms recently did a feature on biking and walking to school in Portland, and it’s pretty darn impressive to see so many smiling happy kids (and parents) locking up bikes and getting ready for [...]
Posted on 01. Nov, 2013 by Melanie Colavito.
Full Circle: Carbon Fiber Penny Farthing Concept Bike
Posted on 23. Aug, 2013 by Melanie Colavito.
This shortie from Streetfilms came out in the spring, but I felt it was appropriate to post it now. I recently moved from one Bicycle Friendly City to another, and it has been interesting to compare my experiences bike commuting in the two cities. I came from Tucson, AZ, which is a gold level city [...]
Posted on 02. Aug, 2013 by Melanie Colavito.
There is possibly nothing that sums up the spirit of Utility Cycling better than a bike move. Having recently moved – though not by bike, since it was to a different city – I am still reeling from the amount of waste a move creates. Cardboard, gas, money, donuts, your back, you name it. And [...]