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Don Albietz “Missing Person Ride” held in Lubbock

Saturday August 13th started out a cool clear day for a ride, it is to be the day for a memorial ride to remember our fellow cyclist who have been injured, either slightly or fatally by motorist. This ride in particular was for Don Albietz a Las Vegas, Nevada police officer, who was on a training ride for the Police Games taking place this week in Las Vegas when he was struck and fatally injured by a hit and run semi truck driver.

Read more: Don Albietz “Missing Person Ride” held in Lubbock


City of Tyler Unveils New Bicycle Route

The City of Tyler added a bit more credence to the city motto, “On a New Horizon.” Mayor Joey Seeber introduced Tyler’s first designated bicycle route, a 6.25 mile loop through the southeast corner of town. The Tyler Bicycle Club was on hand to celebrate the occasion. The new route, which connects cyclists to Golden Rod Park, is part of a revised bicycle plan to connect neighborhoods to city parks. Mayor Seeber has been an ardent supporter of the bicycle community in Tyler, and recognizes that providing bicycle routes will facilitate residents’ enjoyment of the city.

Read more: City of Tyler Unveils New Bicycle Route


Annual Membership Meeting 2005

Texas Bicycle Coalition will again hold its Annual Meeting in Wichita Falls during Hotter N’ Hell Hundred weekend, August 24-28. All members are invited to meet Texas Bicycle Coalition staff and board members. The meeting will cover the successes of the 79th Texas Legislature and 108th Congress, the status of the BikeTexas Safe Routes to School Program, and the outlook for the next year.

New board members will be introduced, and exciting news about the direction of Texas Bicycle Coalition will be unveiled. We hope to meet you all there. You are our core constituents, and Texas Bicycle Coalition seeks to develop a more familiar relationship with all members. Hope to see you there.

Pearland City Good Citizen

As Published - TBC Listserve

by Chip

I was riding South on 1128 today when a white pickup coming the opposite direction begins to slow down. I thought to myself, "Oh no...Here comes a Bubba who wants to intimidate the spindly flourescent-clothed yuppie." I almost fell off my bicycle when he rolled down the window and explained that there was a huge dog in the road ahead and to be really careful. I thanked him profusely and, believe it or not, he turned around right in the middle of 1128 and drove his truck next to me until I was past the dog. He was in a white Pearland City Dept. truck. I still can't believe it. There are nice people out here. This story should be shared with those in other areas of Houston where cyclists and drivers have known feuds. More reasons to wave to everyone. Anyone have other positive stories for a change?


In Memorium Bahram Daneshvar

On February 3rd, 2005, Bahram Daneshvar and Charles Thiele, both visiting Fredericksburg from Minnesota, set out on their bicycles to experience the fabled Texas Hill Country.

The two cyclists were touring with a group of about 50 cyclists from Minnesota that had traveled to Fredericksburg specifically to ride the roads which have made the Hill Country a national destination for bicyclists.

Read more: In Memorium Bahram Daneshvar


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