Looking for some weekend reading? Look no further than these links we thought were worth sharing this week:
Rent a bike for South by Southwest! Not coming to SXSW, or already have a bike? Spread the word to your friends. Bike rentals equal bicycle advocacy in Texas!
Cyclists in Suits is a month away! Register now, sign up for a bus, plan a carpool, and tell your friends!
From around Texas:
Lubbock is taking the first steps to updating their bicycle plan— and here’s an update from a local blogger.
Meanwhile, Houston just passed a new Bicycle Master Plan.
Texas State has launched an on-campus bikesharing system.
Brownsville has installed the city’s first bike corral, and it’s beautiful.
San Angelo is getting some new sidewalks.
The Houston Bicycle Museum is now open!
Take a look at this discussion on reducing traffic fatilities in Texas.
Change the advocacy game by changing your language.
The Utah Legislature has proposed a law to stop Salt Lake City (and any other Utah city) from requiring businesses to allow bicycles to use drive-throughs.
Seattle just installed “leaning rails” for people on bikes at intersections.
Amsterdam has run out of places to park bikes.
Check out this interactive tool to see how healthy your neighborhood is for children.
Have a great weekend!
Photo: One very happy rider on a BikeTexas bike.