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

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Great bike lane markings!

Refurbishing Bikes Event February 2011


Homecoming Gainesville and Bike Parade

Dear Friends,
Have you ever considered what Homecoming day might be like if everybody who has the day off actually gathered someplace AFTER the parade to celebrate not only the Gator Nation, but also the diversity, richness and sustainable aspects of our North Florida community?

Well, we do too and Randy Wells, Albert White and I all [...]

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


Bike Rodeo in Lincoln Park, Aug. 4th, 5-8pm

Dekova Batey, who provides city staff support to the BPAB, is organizing a Bicycle Rodeo in Lincoln Park (adjacent to Williams Elementary and Lincoln Middle School) on Aug. 4th, 2009, from 5 to 8pm.