National Bike Month http://kut.org en Austin Police Ticket 47 Campus-Area Cyclists on 'Bike to UT Day' http://kut.org/post/austin-police-ticket-47-campus-area-cyclists-bike-ut-day <p>Bicyclists heading to campus this morning as part of <a href="http://www.utexas.edu/parking/bike/day/">Bike to UT Day</a> received breakfast and the chance to win raffle prizes.</p><p>But 47 bicyclists also received something else: a<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;ticket.</span></p><p>This morning, multiple&nbsp;Austin Police officers were seen pulling over bicyclists heading toward campus on Speedway Avenue, just south of the intersection at San Jacinto.&nbsp;The ticketing occurred just blocks north of Speedway Plaza, where a Bike to UT Day party was scheduled to begin at noon. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 01 May 2014 19:26:15 +0000 Kate McGee 10337 at http://kut.org Austin Police Ticket 47 Campus-Area Cyclists on 'Bike to UT Day' This Austin Community's 'Bike Train' Means Safety in Numbers http://kut.org/post/austin-communitys-bike-train-means-safety-numbers <p>When you drive around Austin, it's hard not to notice the growing number of cyclists next to your car.</p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 21:44:00 +0000 Kate McGee 7782 at http://kut.org This Austin Community's 'Bike Train' Means Safety in Numbers Video: Austin Celebrates National Bike to Work Day http://kut.org/post/video-austin-celebrates-national-bike-work-day <p><object height="254" width="451"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/RLKu6tCHN24?hl=en_US&amp;showinfo=0"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"><embed allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" height="254" src="http://www.youtube.com/v/RLKu6tCHN24?hl=en_US&amp;showinfo=0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="451"></object></p><p>You may have noticed more bikes on Austin roads today. That’s because it’s the annual <a href="http://biketoworkaustin.org">Bike to Work Day</a> across the country.</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 17:49:12 +0000 Marissa Barnett & Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon 7780 at http://kut.org Video: Austin Celebrates National Bike to Work Day Austin's Bike-Sharing Program Delayed http://kut.org/post/austins-bike-sharing-program-delayed <p></p><p>Austin is full of bike lovers. But not everyone has the wheels with which to whip around town. Enter: bike sharing.&nbsp;</p><p>Just not yet.</p><p>Annick Beaudet of the Public Works department tells&nbsp;KUT News that the program has seen “complications,” and that a launch&nbsp;<a href="http://www.statesman.com/news/news/transportation/austin-gears-up-for-bike-sharing-system/nTtKs/">planned for this spring </a>– which would’ve coincided with May as National Bike Month – will be delayed.</p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 13:59:26 +0000 Andrew Weber 7748 at http://kut.org Austin's Bike-Sharing Program Delayed