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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Items of note from Summit Metro Parks

January 16th, 2016

Summit Metro Parks updated their website News Page this past week. Some items listed below remain unchanged but this may be your first read: Throughout the park district, drinking fountains are turned off until spring; Due to sewer work in Akron, the Towpath trail is rerouted between Memorial Parkway and the Mustill Store Trailhead, just north […]

Boxers vs briefs?

January 15th, 2016

Engineered padded boxers win- you can wear them under your regular clothes. Say you want to dash off to a store, head over to meet a friend. The Endura Engineered Padded Boxer is seamless protecting you from the irritation you would receive from the groin area and center seam of your jeans. The boxer is an […]

A Knight Foundation grant =continue to improve connections on the Tow Path

January 9th, 2016

Navigating the attractions in Downtown Akron, and getting to and from the Tow Path will be easier thanks to grants from the John S. & James L. Knight Foundation. Picture yourself riding along the Towpath on a beautiful day, and you get the idea to make a side trip to check out (fill in the […]

January RD News

January 8th, 2016

For your reading pleasure January 2016 RD Bike Shop News

Some Towpath Trail Fun Facts to share with friends and neighbors

January 7th, 2016

The folks at the Ohio & Erie Canalway have added a fun fact page to their website. Did you know: There are over 50 Trailheads providing parking & Towpath Trail access. Starting at Harvard Ave. north going south to Canal Lands Park. The 85+ miles of the TowPath Trail was voted 2015 “Best of Ohio” Bike Trail […]

Advocacy and legislative news 2015 and beyond

January 5th, 2016

RD Bike Shop receives and supports Bike Cleveland. The newsletter shares the good works being done in the Cleveland area. The 2015 in review included news of the Federal Transportation Bill. Last March, the Bike Cleveland team went to Washington D.C. as part of the Ohio Delegation to the National Bike Summit. The main item […]

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