A community coalition to promote bicycle & pedestrian safety in Gainesville and Alachua County, Florida.

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Lots of Great Bicycle Advocacy This Weekend: Starts tonight 5:30pm, Plaza of the Americas

FRIDAY: Meet at 5pm (today Friday, 1/29) in the Plaza of the Americas on campus, in advance of a “large format” bike ride, leaving from Plaza of the Americas at 5:30pm (with critical mass).
FRIDAY: At 7pm, head over to The Kickstand (722 S. Main Street), as the community bike shop celebrates its 2nd Anniversary & take [...]

Next Meetings of the Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Board: Jan 26th and Jan 28th

NW Gainesville Bicycle Routes/Bike Boulevards Subcommittee Meeting – Tuesday, January 26, 2010, 6pm
Location: Alachua County Admin. Bldg (Community Treasures Conference Rm – 1st Fl), 12 South East 1st Street
Meeting Packet, including agenda
Regular Meeting — Thursday, January 28, 2010, 7pm
Location: Alachua County Admin. Bldg (Grace Knight Conference Rm – 2nd Fl) 12 South East 1st Street
Meeting [...]

Here is what New York City has been doing to help bicyclists

Help Take Gainesville to the Next Level as “Bicycle Friendly Community”

Join members of the public and the Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) on Wed. December 30th, 7pm for a meeting on how to make Gainesville a more bicycle friendly community. This meeting will discuss the application process for getting Gainesville designated a “Bicycle Friendly Community” — a designation which we have had at the Silver [...]