What Time Is It? Picnic Time!

The Lewisburg River Town Team is excited to once again invite the general public to help populate the park by the river with a Picnic in Park on Sunday, October 1, from 5:30 to 7:30pm, at Soldiers Memorial Park on N Water St in Lewisburg.  Anyone and everyone is invited.  Bring your own blanket and either bring your own picnic, pick up take-out, or … [Read more...]

Walk to School Day

Walk It! Bike It! Lewisburg is working hard on preparations for the local observance of International Walk (and Bike) to School Day in early October.  This is the 21st year for the global effort, but just the third time it's been pursued locally.  As with the last time in 2016, the local Walk to School Day will focus on the Linntown … [Read more...]

Walk the Walk — Drive the Drive

We all want a safer community.  Walk It! Bike It! Lewisburg has lots of ideas and requests to make of others -- whether that's the powers that be or visitors to the area -- but what can we do?  What should we be asking of ourselves?  What can we be doing right this minute?  A walkable town depends both on pedestrians being … [Read more...]

Tired of Tires?

We have fielded a number of responses to our Fall In-River Cleanups.  They seem to fall into three major categories: 1) Whoa, that's amazing.  Way to go! -- Thanks, we appreciate your support.  Consider participating in this or other River Town Team activities moving forward. 2)  Where did they all come from?  -- People … [Read more...]

Road Safety Run Down

Walk to School Day is coming up on Thursday, October 5. In preparation for the event, Buffalo Valley Regional Police Department Officer Brad Miller has prepared a Road Safety Presentation that will be offered at Linntown Elementary and Eichhorn Middle School the previous week. If you’d like to review what will be discussed with your family or your child will … [Read more...]

River Road Holiday

Ever heard of or attended an Open Street event?  They are also sometimes called Sunday Streets, or Ciclovia ("Cycle Way" in Spanish), or Road Holidays.  The basic idea is that a piece of everyday infrastructure focused on cars, i.e. a street or road, gets temporarily redefined as an exciting public amenity for people-powered activity, in other … [Read more...]

Louie B. Lite Says Vote for Road Safety!

The LNC applied for a $25,000 grant to the State Farm Neighborhood Assistance Program to support the Walk It! Bike It! and the Walk the Walk -- Drive the Drive Campaign. We submitted the following for review in June but we didn't make the cut to the final 200 for online voting.  We will try again next year!  Let us know if you have ideas to … [Read more...]

LASD Candidate Questions

To all Lewisburg Area School Board and Municipal Race Candidates,   Walk It! Bike It! Lewisburg wants to hear from you!  How would you respond to these questions? How can local students and/or residents benefit from a walkable and bikeable community? What steps would you take to help develop safe walking and biking routes to the new … [Read more...]

Bucknell Bike to Work Day 2017

We cruised through National Bike Month, also known as May, and now we're looking ahead to full on summer.  National Bike Month features all kinds of dates of note, like Bike to School Day and Bike Week and National Bike to Work Day.  This year, Walk It! Bike It! Lewisburg is working with Bucknell to promote Bike to Work Day on campus.  This is … [Read more...]

Bike Valet at the Arts Festival!

What do you think the best way to combine bikes and art is? Make art out of bicycle parts, like these fantastic Bike Emoji prints available on Velojoy.com:   Or make a bike out of art parts?  Check out this sketch by Caron and Pomerantz:   Walk It! Bike It! Lewisburg instead suggests you ride your bike to see art in downtown … [Read more...]