This Week in Bike Reads

Light at the end of the tunnel #latergram Connections between College Park, Hyattsville, and Riverdale are underway for the Rhode Island Avenue Trolley Trail. Chicago magazine argues that current road conditions force cyclists into a survival of the fittest. But can you even ride a bike in a city without being a jerk? British bike paths: They’re self-aware! Easygoing, enjoyable commutes—like on a bike—are a secret to happiness in urban areas. A short profile of academia’s cycling guru, Ralph Buehler. Stay warm with these winter-riding tips from Capital Bikeshare. Read about a bike ride to Annapolis that benefited local organization Calvary Women’s Services. Bike-friendly is a new buzzword for federal agencies. Chris Zimmerman, long a champion of bike- and pedestrian-friendly policies on the Arlington County Board, is stepping down to join Smart Growth USA.  Photo by Flickr user Joe in DC. Join our Flickr pool!