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Monthly Archives: January 2016

What a beautiful day to be outdoors

January 30th, 2016

Ground Hog Day is just around the corner with the promise and forecast of some warmer weather. Today we can enjoy the sun and almost 50 degree temperatures-almost balmy! Don just assembled the KHS TC 150 in a step through frame. The bike features suspension throughout:a suspension seat post, a plush seat with elastomer springs, and a […]

Summit Metro Parks is seeking your comments

January 29th, 2016

From the Summit Metro Parks website regarding the Freedom Trail. Phase II construction of this trail is now complete, the trail extends to Eastwood Avenue in Akron. Eventually, it will connect with downtown near the University of Akron campus. Park planners are seeking public comment on a neighborhood connector trail that, when Phase 3 construction […]

Walking and bicycling improvements to the area

January 29th, 2016

AMATS had their first planning meeting for 2016 to award funds for transportation projects in its area. AMATS is Akron Metropolitan Area Transit Study and is the metropolitan area organization that plans the transportation projects in our area that receive federal funds.  They approved a total of 22 projects at their recent meeting. Projects that […]

New for 2016 and just assembled

January 23rd, 2016

The Urban Xcape Disc is a fun new model offered by KHS Bicycles and it is on the floor-ready for a ride! The Xcape is an Urban bike and is part of the KHS commuter series. The KHS commuter bikes are designed after the bikes used by city messengers- to be more subtle in color and parts used to […]

A fun way to spend part of a Saturday morning

January 23rd, 2016

R-D Bike Shop will be doing a free maintenance class- at Summit Cycling Center on Saturday, February 6th. The class is part of the Winter Saturdays at Summit Cycling Center. Summit Cycling Center is located in the basement level of Lock 3 (200 Main Street, Akron 44308). You can park in the Lock 3 State Street […]

It is tune up time! Off season labor discounts continue

January 20th, 2016

Winter returns next weekend, so enjoy the near 60 degree temperatures and get your riding in this weekend. Then take advantage of our off season labor rates. A bicycle tune up-your labor charges will be discounted 20%. Should you have a flat tire your labor charge will be discounted 20%.The 20% discount on labor will continue through […]

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