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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Towpath closure news

March 29th, 2016

From the Summit Metro Parks Website: The Towpath Trail, beginning at Wilbeth Road and south one half mile, will be closed for repairs to City of Akron sewers. The closure will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday, March 28 to Friday April 1. The trail will be open weekdays at 3:30 […]

Re-imagining the Civic Commons in Akron

March 25th, 2016

In addition to Downtown Barberton there is alot going on in Downtown Akron. The Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition in cooperation with several other partners is working to encourage cycling as a means of transportation and exploration of things to do in Downtown Akron and the Summit Lake area. They are extending an invitation to everyone […]

A mostly sunny Easter weekend, perfect for a bicycle ride

March 24th, 2016

If you enjoyed the weather earlier today, you will also enjoy taking your bicycle out for a ride on Saturday and Sunday. We will not have an RD Ride this Saturday however, as the forecast for 8:30 am on Saturday is a mere 32 degrees. We will try again next Saturday for another RD Ride. The near […]

The fun starts on Wednesday in B’town -a good day for a bike ride!

March 22nd, 2016

Barberton is celebrating is 125th anniversary this year with a schedule of events running through December. The kick off is this Wednesday, the 23rd  with Founder’s Day and the Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony.  The schedule below was taken from the Barberton 125th Anniversary Facebook page: 2:00-6:00 p.m. LAKE CINEMA 8 MOVIE SHOWING.  Enjoy a free […]

The first ride of the season-and winter conditioning

March 12th, 2016

Don noted at the start of our first RD ride of the season the temperature was 29 degrees-the same as in our January picture!  But, as it was in January, the sun was out and the sky clear so we had to ride.  I have found certain constants riding in early spring:  While I may […]

Your invitation to join us

March 10th, 2016

The first RD ride of the season will be this coming Saturday, March 12. Please meet us at the Towpath Trail parking lot located at the SE corner of Wooster Rd and 2nd St NW. The ride begins promptly at 8:30 AM.   The ride route can be found on Ride with GPS  

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