"Come celebrate the East Bay Bicycle Coalition’s new office and the opening of the Berkeley Bike Station (the second largest in the country!). Bike Station operator Alameda Bicycles and the Bicycle Coalition are teaming up for an open house party and movie night. On Wednesday August 4th, roll down, make use of the free valet bike parking, check out the multitude of bike racks and Alameda Bicycle’s show room, and help the Bicycle Coalition warm up our new digs. We’ll have food, locally brewed beer, and our new projector will be showing bikey films. Then, at 9:15, we’ll walk to a nearby movie theater to watch Inception together."
From EBBC: Join us to celebrate our third year of parking bikes for free in our above ground location with a fundraiser party for the East Bay Bicycle Coalition! We’ll have contests, food, bike people, a raffle, and more! We’ll also be showcasing our free bike parking at 2208 Shattuck, now open Saturdays! $5 at […]
The new Bike Station on Shattuck near Downtown Berkeley BART. Photos: Matthew Roth. Berkeley cyclists and BART staff celebrated the grand opening of the new Berkeley Bike Station yesterday at 2208 Shattuck Avenue, one of the largest enclosed bicycle stations in the country and just steps from Downtown Berkeley BART. The new station expands the […]
Take advantage of summer and the joys of cycling by joining some fun outings this week. And, review large and small scale improvement projects with SPUR and Supervisor Mirkarimi. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: SPUR Lunchtime Forum: The new Central Subway corridor. Grab lunch and head over to SPUR to mull […]
Bicycle coalitions around the Bay Area will be rolling out the red carpet for bike commuters for the 17th annual Bike to Work Day (BTWD) this Thursday with energizer stations, commuter convoys, after parties, and other fun events. As cycling continues to grow throughout the Bay Area, bicycle advocates and city officials are expecting it to be the biggest […]
Bike station expansion supporters celebrate in the Berkeley City Hall lobby last December following the City Council’s decision to prioritize the bike station expansion. Photo: EBBC Berkeley and East Bay bicycle commuters will have many more bicycle parking options with the opening of a new storefront bicycle station near Downtown Berkeley BART later this year. […]
The SFMTA Board and a BART task force will each discuss plans to experiment with removing prohibitions on bike access this week. On Tuesday, Human Transit author Jarrett Walker discusses quality public transportation at SPUR, and the SF Bike Coalition holds its 20th annual Golden Wheel Awards. The SF Planning Department will also present final plans for streetscape […]