Empact is offering a 2 hour bicycle safety workshop on Friday, June 24. Free bike helmets will be distributed to all participants. Participants will also have a chance to win a pair of bike lights.
June 14, 2016
May 18, 2016
UC Walks: Cal Walks at Work Day
June 17 — UC Berkeley campus
Mark your calendars! Join UCB campus colleagues on June 17 for a group walk departing from four campus locations at 12:10 pm to converge at the Campanile. Participants will have a chance to win great prizes: FitBit Flex, High Sierra Hydration Pack, Walking Gear & much more!
Participants in the UC Walks: Cal Walk at Work day will have a chance to:
May 6, 2016
The City of Fresno will be hosting two community workshops on May 18 and May 19 to gather input on the city's new Active Transportation Plan. Please provide your feedback to help establish walking and biking priorities for the city of Fresno.
626 Golden Streets, presented by Metro Los Angeles, and led by BikeSGV, will occur on Sunday, June 26 from 8am-3pm. Walk, bike, run and explore one of the largest open streets in the country--spanning 18+ miles, linking 7 San Gabriel Valley cities and 6 new Foothill Metro Gold Line stations.
If you are interested in volunteering, click on the links below to RSVP for an orientation in El Monte and Pasadena.
May 4, 2016
WEBINAR: Let's All Ride Together - Strategies to Get More Families Bicycling
DATE/TIME: Wednesday, May 25 10AM-11AM PDT
REGISTER HERE: LINK
April 28, 2016
The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a forum on May 10, 2016 to discuss ways to improve pedestrian safety. This forum will address aspects of pedestrian safety such as exposure and risk data, urban planning and policy, infrastructure design, vehicle-based solutions, and other safety interventions.
April 22, 2016
April 21, 2016
The call for ATP applications was released on April 15. Visit the Caltrans ATP Cycle Website for the links to the application, guidelines and instructions.
April 15, 2016
Love Our Neighborhood Day 2016 is part of an Open Streets Initiative, Oaklavía, to encourage people to play, move, and exercise on safe, car-free streets. This year, Oaklavía takes over San Pablo Avenue on June 4, 2016: Love Our Neighborhood Day. As always, this free event invites the East bay community to come explore local businesses, community resources and organizations around Lake Merritt.
March 18, 2016
WEBINAR INFO SESSION: ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM CYCLE 3
DATE/TIME: Wednesday, April 13 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
March 9, 2016
We routinely update our Bicycle Master Plans page to provide city/county updates.
Berkeley Bicycle Plan:
The City of Stockton is rewriting the Bicycle Master Plan. Help them plan and design bicycle connections throughout the city that work for people of all ages and abilities. Community members can provide feedback on draft bicycle routes and treatments at their next round of workshops:
March 4, 2016
February 29, 2016
Active Transportation & Anti- Displacement Webinar
Alliance for Biking & Walking will be hosting an Active Transportation and Anti-Displacement webinar on Thursday, March 10.
The webinar will discuss topics on displaced communities, role(s) of active transportation as cost of living and demographics of neighborhoods continue to change, and explore strategies for advocates to integrate into their work.
February 23, 2016
Do you bike in San Francisco and the Bay Area? Join the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition on Saturday, February 27, 2016 for a free presentation on rules of the road, biking in city traffic, handling intersections and avoiding collisions.
February 2, 2016
January 28, 2016
Caltrans is kicking off the implementation phase of its Strategic Highway Safety Plan via six regional safety summits. Summits will be held from 8:30 am to 12:30pm, with an additional one-hour Q&A period focused on Tribal safety (12:30 – 1:30 pm).
· Fresno CA – Tuesday, February 23, 2016
· Los Angeles, CA – Wednesday, February 24, 2016 (Full)
January 27, 2016
The U.S. Department of Transportation Pedestrian and Bicyclist Road Safety Assessments report summarizes results from 52 pedestrian and bicycle safety assessments conducted in every State, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia.
January 22, 2016
January 20, 2016
Join Safe Routes to School on February 10, 2016 to learn about some of the considerations unique to implementing Safe Routes to School (SR2S) in tribal communities.
The webinar will feature representatives from two Tribes that have improved opportunities for safe walking and bicycling to school through education and encouragement programs, infrastructure improvements, and strong partnerships with outside organizations and agencies.