Maine Bicycle Program Given Special Government Grant 

The Alliance for Biking & Walking in Washington, DC has awarded an $18,000 grant to the Bicycle Coalition of Maine for its Community Spokes program.The program will work for local improvements for bikers and pedestrians. The alliance awarded four grants to projects throughout the US. The Maine project will serve as a model for rural communities. The Bicycle Coalition of Maine has been working since 1992 to make Maine a better place to bicycle.