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

Category Archives: Events

Community Meeting on Police Dept. Expansion, Wed. Oct 22, 6pm

Please attend the community meeting on the police department expansion plans, Wed. Oct. 22 at 6pm.
Location: Oscar Lewis Center (police substation and rec center)
524 NW 1st St
The city commission will also host one additional workshop on this important project (likely in November at the police department headquarters on NW 6th St. We will post the [...]

Gainesville Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Symposium, Tues. Oct 14th

Gainesville Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Symposium, Tues Oct 14th, 8:30am to 12n, Thomas Center, 302 NE 6th Ave

Next Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Board Meeting, Tues. Sept 2, 2008

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meeting – Tuesday, September 2, 2008
-Tuesday, September 2, 2008
-7:00 PM – Regular BPAB Meeting
-Alachua County Admin. Bldg (Grace Knight Conference Rm – 2nd Fl)
12 South East 1st Street – Gainesville, Florida
-If you have agenda items for submission, questions/comments/concerns, or if you are a BPAB [...]

BPAB Meeting Schedule Tues. Aug 5th, 2008, 7pm

The next Bicycycle Pedestrian Advisory Board meeting is next Tues., Aug. 5, 2008 – 7:00 PM at the Alachua County Admin. Building (2nd FL-Grace Knight Conference Room). Members of the public are always welcome.

Meeting Agenda, Minutes, Board Roster and other meeting information

Public Meeting Aug. 7th about Archer Road/SW 16th Avenue Study

Archer Road (SR 24)/SW 16th Avenue (SR 226) Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study
August 7th from 5:30pm to 7pm, there will be a public meeting to kick-off the project development and environment study for a planned realignment of Archer Road/SW 16th Avenue. Please attend to find out more information on this project, and to provide [...]

Sweetwater Preserve Grand Opening, Sat. July 19th, 2008

The Sweetwater Preserve grand opening event is Saturday morning, July 19th, from 9:00 to 11:00am at the eastern Sweetwater Trailhead, approximately 1200 feet north of the Boulware Springs Gainesville-Hawthorne Trailhead.
For more information:
Sandra Vardaman
Alachua County Forever Land Conservation Program
Alachua County Environmental Protection Department
201 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 201
Gainesville, Florida 32601
(352) 264-6803

Green Fair on April 20th from 12:30pm to 3pm

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is sponsoring a non-profit Earth Day event called Green Fair from 12:30 until 3PM on Sun April 20th at the UU Fellowship, 4225 NW 34th St, in Gainesville. People attending are encouraged to “Please bike or carpool to the Fair”–and those arriving will be offered stickers that say in green [...]

Waldo Road Public Workshop, Mar 6th, 5:30 to 7:30pm

The Waldo Road Corridor Implementation Project Public Workshop will be held Thursday, March 6th from 5:30-7:00 pm at the Florida Community Design Center. See the attached pdf flier for the event.
Waldo Road Public Workshop Mar 6thWaldo Road Public Workshop Mar 6th
Naomi Whiteley
Program Manager
Florida Community Design Center
300 E. University Avenue
Gainesville, Florida 32601

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meetings – Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meetings
DATE: Tuesday, January 8, 2008
TIME:-6:00 PM – Freiker Bicycle Encouragement Program Subcommittee Meeting
-7:00 PM – Regular BPAB Meeting
-Alachua County Admin. Bldg (Grace Knight Conference Rm – 2nd Fl)

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meetings Tue. Dec. 11

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meetings
Date: Tuesday December 11, 2007
-6:00 PM – Freiker Bicycle Encouragement Program Subcommittee Meeting
-7:00 PM – Regular BPAB Meeting
LOCATION: Alachua County Admin. Bldg (Grace Knight Conference Rm – 2nd Fl), 12 South East 1st Street – Gainesville, Florida
BPAB Minutes Dec 11 [...]