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Columbus, OH
Columbus Bike City, USA
Interests: bicyles, biking, bike, yoga, dancing, reiki, activities: global outreach, loud music, deep discussions, 6 feet under, carnivale, we are marshall, daily show, south park, podcasting; television favorites: medium, starting over; movies: what the bleep do we know, what dreams may come, hitchikers guide to the galaxy, real time with bill maher
Recent Activity
Jody Dzuranin quoted in The Columbus Dispatch Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at Jody Bikes
Bicycle Safety Act would redirect funding Thursday November 21, 2013 5:29 AM I respond to the Friday Dispatch article “More Ohioans die on road in 2012.” Ohio’s rate of crashes is so high, it has even raised the national statistics,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Jody Bikes
The National Bike Challenge is back for 2013 and a month longer this year. It starts May 1 and goes until September 30 this year. Consider Biking will be hosting the Greater Columbus contest as well as supporting in other... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2013 at Jody Bikes
Check out a bike at Copenhagen’s ‘bike library’ By Tyler Falk | July 23, 2012, 11:03 AM PDT A bike is a bike, right? Sure you can get around town on a standard bike — two wheels, a few gears,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2012 at Jody Bikes
Time is running out We need calls to selected Representatives about the Transportation Bill. Please call: • U.S. Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH-12) Instructions Can't call while online? Want to call later? Print this alert. Call Here: (614) 523-2555 Columbus office... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2012 at Jody Bikes
HOME > POP UP CITY > POP UP ROCKWELL POP UP ROCKWELL a complete and green street experiment Pop Up Rockwell is a one-week experiment to test "complete & green street" improvements on downtown Cleveland's Rockwell Avenue (between W. Roadway... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2012 at Jody Bikes
Reflections on the National Bike Summit #NBS12 Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2012 at Jody Bikes
Pennsylvania Avenue Cycletracks at the National Bike Summit in Washington DC Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2012 at Jody Bikes
I continue to be amazed by the so called bike advocates in this town who fight against bike accomodations like bike lanes and a bike share system. It is no wonder the city is kind of slow in their implementation... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2012 at Jody Bikes
In response to a Columbus Underground post "Report Says Columbus is Second Largest City with no Downtown Bike Lanes" the author of the post below took painstaking effort to clarify that Columbus is actually the 4 or 5th largest city... Continue reading
Reblogged Jan 27, 2012 at Jody Bikes
Recently I was riding my cruiser bike on High St to the Whetstone Rec Center when an SUV came up behind me and honked. When we both arrived at the Rec Center, I asked him why he was honking at... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2011 at Jody Bikes
The Outspoken Cyclist – 12/03/2011 The calendar says December, but the weather still says October. No complaints here, and if the “weather suits your clothes” as the song says, keep riding outdoors. The three month indoor ride to nowhere will... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2011 at Jody Bikes
The hot topic is ... What does Columbus need to be a better city? If you want to hear it discussed, come to the Columbus Metropolitan Club on November 9. I invite you to read the Columbus Monthly article and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2011 at Jody Bikes
Howdy. Welcome. I ride bikes, but I am not what I'd call a "cyclist". I do try to ride a little on most days, weather permitting. (However, it is Ohio and we do get 4 seasons). I have a Raleigh... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2011 at Jody Bikes
My teammate Jess and I have been doing a little bicycle experiment lately...Dressing up to ride bikes, Skirts, heels, etc. (Actually Jess has been riding chic for awhile, but I just started this summer). When we're biking in style, it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2011 at Jody Bikes
From Consider Biking 7/5/11 Jul 5th, 2011 | By Jess | Category: Events & Activities Yesterday, July 4th marked the 28th Annual Doodah Parade. – a march to celebrate freedom of speech, through humor. Fun was poked at the usual... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2011 at Jody Bikes
photos by and Mark Emery Above: Riders in the Netherlands rarely don helmets, partially because helmets are not required by law and partially because riding is relatively safe. Separated bike lanes, bike boxes at intersections, and a high volume... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2011 at Jody Bikes
From National Bike League @bikeleague: May is National Bike Month. To find out what is happening in your area, check out the 150 Bike Month Special Events that have already been posted. And it’s not too late to use our... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2011 at Jody Bikes
Action Alert AASHTO wants to weaken US DOT bicycle accommodation policy Contact Your State Department of Transportation Write Your Letter Today Here is my letter, I added the last paragraph. Dear Director Wray: I am writing to you today to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2011 at Jody Bikes
Visit the for more information on the City of Columbus Bicentennial Bike Plan. Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2011 at Jody Bikes
This video about the thriving Barcelona Bicing and the failing Melbourne Bike Share highlights a factor that challenges a long-time Bicycle "safety" principal. The bike helmet. Video from Mike Rubbo @rubbomike Here's my related post on the topic OMG She’s... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2011 at Jody Bikes
We're headed to Washington DC for the League of American Bicyclists National Bike Summit. We'll rub tires with 800+ fellow bicycle advocates from all across the country. We have 15 folks representing Ohio and 4 from Consider Biking! Here is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2011 at Jody Bikes
National Bike Summit March 8-10, 2011 Grand Hyatt|Metro Center|D.C. ACTING ON A SIMPLE SOLUTION – NATIONAL BIKE SUMMIT There are more people riding bikes than ever. Yet half of all U.S. trips are three miles or less, and more than... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2010 at Jody Bikes
Check out these Bicycle-friendly events and efforts in Columbus, Ohio! Photo credit: Consider Biking, except as noted. Photos depict a wide range of bicycle advocacy initiatives; Consider Biking coordinates some of the events shown. Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2010 at Jody Bikes