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

Monthly Archives: January, 2010

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 [...]

The Kickstand’s 2nd Anniversary Celebration

Friday and Sunday, Jan. 29 & 31, 2010, location: 722 South Main Street
Friday schedule
7:00pm Art Show, acoustic music, maybe some finger food… if you’re nice at the Kickstand, 722 South Main Street.
7:00pm Bike-In Movie at The 8th Ave Bike and Coffee House: 235 NW 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601. Rumor has it that Breaking Away [...]

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

Next BPAB Meeting: Jan. 7th, 2010, 7pm

Upcoming Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Regular Meeting – Thursday, January 07, 2010.
*Note meeting location change to Community Treasures Conference Room, 1st Floor, Alachua County Admin. Bldg, 12 SE 1st Street. Time: 7:00 PM
Agenda includes report on “Gainesville Goes for Gold” Bicycle Friendly Community Ranking.
-View the current/updated [...]