Friday, August 19, 2011

This Week in Tucson Bicycling

Posted By on Fri, Aug 19, 2011 at 10:00 AM

Ian Abbott created his BMX park after the city denied access to bikes at local skate parks.
  • Ian Abbott created his BMX park after the city denied access to bikes at local skate parks.
Frustrated that the City of Tucson banned bikes from skate parks wouldn't build a one for BMX bikes, a local man built his own indoor park for the bike community. Check it out.

The city officially responds to a report about improving the the safety of the multimillion dollar Fourth Avenue, Toole Avenue and Congress Street intersection that doesn't really seem to work for anyone. See what they have planned to fix it.

There were 62 photos entered into the Tucson Velo photo contest. You can help determine the winner! Check out the photos and pick your three favorites.

The fate of a dirt BMX park hangs in the balance. Find out why.

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