Here’s an interesting bit of news to share on this beautiful, spring-like Monday:
Leaders of the Alliance for Biking & Walking, Bikes Belong, and the League of American Bicyclists Leaders met in San Diego, on February 13-14th and have issued a joint statement announcing they are to merge.
It was agreed that uniting the three organizations would dramatically improve their effectiveness in increasing bicycle use in the US.
Richard over at Cyclelicious brings up a variety of interesting points and things to consider with such a merger — concerns about the overall message of the new “super advocacy group” and how the various players might get along (or not). It’s worth a read, so swing on over to Cyclelicious to check it out for yourself.
Your thoughts on this merger? Drop ‘em in the comments box below.