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Bicycling in Hawaii

Civil Bytes: Bikeshare Hawaii Wants You Out of Your Car Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Civil Bytes: Bikeshare Hawaii Wants You Out of Your Car

Organizers of an ambitious effort starting in downtown Honolulu eventually hope to have about 2,000 bikes across 200 stations.
Honolulu Bike Lane: If You Build It, They Will Come City and County of Honolulu

Honolulu Bike Lane: If You Build It, They Will Come

The King Street protected lane is a great start. But the city needs to work quickly to beef up its bike-friendly projects.
Why I Ride a Bike in Honolulu — and Why You Should Too

Why I Ride a Bike in Honolulu — and Why You Should Too

It makes economic sense for people to give up cars in exchange for bicycles and the city's growing transit ecosystem.
The Projector — Photos of Boys of Summer, Honolulu Cycling and Political Scrutiny PF Bentley/Civil Beat

The Projector — Photos of Boys of Summer, Honolulu Cycling and Political Scrutiny

People hit the surf, a new bike lane opened and police and mental hospital management faced review.
Waialae Avenue Repaving Project Is Finally Finished Alia Wong/Civil Beaet

Waialae Avenue Repaving Project Is Finally Finished

Mayor marks completion of work that was months behind schedule and millions of dollars over budget.

Honolulu’s Bicycling Commute Higher Than U.S. Average

Just 1.8 percent of people in Honolulu bike to work, but that’s still higher compared with most other cities…

Hawaii Among the Worst States for Biking

When it comes to being bike friendly in the U.S., Hawaii is 40th place among the states, according to…

Transportation Dept. Doles Out $2.2M to Promote Safe Walking, Biking to Schools

The state Department of Transportation has awarded $2.2 million total to various schools, nonprofits and government agencies for their efforts…

Former Civil Cafe Guest Among Those Injured in Alleged Bicycling Attack

Chad Taniguchi, executive director of the Hawaii Bicycling League (on the left in the photo above), was among the…
LIVE: Civil Cafe on Honolulu’s Bicycling Renaissance

LIVE: Civil Cafe on Honolulu’s Bicycling Renaissance

Civil Beat marks Earth Day with Civil Cafe, and a discussion on the future of bicycling in Honolulu.
Pedal Power: Gaining Traction on Oahu’s Bike Safety and Infrastructure

Pedal Power: Gaining Traction on Oahu’s Bike Safety and Infrastructure

Honolulu mayor Kirk Caldwell wants to bring city's bike culture into the 21st century.
Taking Kids To School Without Getting in a Car

Taking Kids To School Without Getting in a Car

Nearly 60 percent of Waldorf’s student body biked, walked, scootered or skateboarded to school on May 15.
Bicycling in Hawaii