Safe Routes to School Bill Signed Into Law

The Garden Island Newspaper, Thursday, July 12, 2012 

LIHU‘E — Gov. Neil Abercrombie has signed into law HB 2626, also known as Safe Routes to School Bill, which promotes children walking and biking safely to school.

North Shore Path Alternatives

On May 15, 2012, over 180 people attended the North Shore Path meeting at the Prince Clubhouse in Princeville.  Mayor Bernard P. Carvalho, Jr. spoke spoke about how the North Shore Path fits into the HoloHolo2020 plan.  JoAnn Yukimura talked about SmartGrowth.  Ben Welborn discussed the North Shore Path Alternatives Report. 

Chic Cycling

Cycling attire can be stylish. This is the Copenhagen Cycle Chic Manifesto:

- I choose to cycle chic and, at every opportunity, I will choose Style over Speed.

Blessing for new section of Ke Ala Hele Makalae

KAPAA, HAWAII—According to a release issued by the County of Kauai, a blessing and groundbreaking for the next segment of Ke Ala Hele Makalae, the multi-use path, was held in Kapaa on December 21, 2011 at Gore Park near Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital.

Why are so many Americans too fat, and what can we do about it?

First Lady Michelle Obama commends and encourages communities that are addressing our obesity epidemic.


Summer Fun Kids Taught Bike Handling Skills

Dear Dr. Randy Blake,

I had fun riding with you on June 20, 2011. I learned how to turn with hand signals. It is important to know this because of our safety.

from James


Mayor-A-Thons on Ke Ala Hele Makalae

Hopefully you have attended one of the Annual Mayor-a-thons!

This fun 1,2,4,6 or 8 mile walk, stroll, jog, run, or bike event takes place along the full 4+ mile long Lihi Park to Ahihi Point length of Ke Ala Hele Makalae's Phase II on a Saturday in June each year.

Koloa Elementary students’ Walk to School Day

One hundred and sixteen Koloa Elementary School students gathered to walk to school on May 11, 2011.

From the Garden Island Newspaper May 12, 2011 — KOLOA — Organizers of Koloa Elementary School’s first Walk to School Day said they were ecstatic over the turnout Wednesday [May 11, 2011] morning.

League Names new League Cycling Instructors

Kauai Path Inc. is pleased to announce that  Angelo Catiggay, Lem Soria, Kenney Ishii, Mark Olson, Rene Relacion and Thomas Noyes have earned the prestigious certification of League Cycling Instructor ( LCI) from the League of American Bicyclists, a 125-year-old national bicycling organization. Randy Blake was certified previously at a training on the Big Island.

The Story on Ciclovias

Here's a video that established Streetfilms as a leader in great media, and connects with people beyond transportation wonk circles. Most importantly, this video gave advocates and volunteers across the world an important resource to make the case for Ciclovia-style events in their cities.

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