WOBO Presents: Bike-In Movie Night

"Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) is hosting a Bike-In Movie at Linden St. Brewery in West Oakland.

Presenting a double feature:

1. The Scraper Bike King: a short documentary that’s been making the film festival rounds but comes straight out of Oakland

2. Quicksilver: picture it, the 80’s, bike messengers, and Kevin Bacon…Movies start at dark o’clock (8-ish)

Get there early to enjoy food and drink.

There will be bike parking. Non-cyclists are of course welcome!" 


Two Local Bicycle Advocacy Groups Honored With National Awards

Not to be outdone by the movie industry’s much-ballyhooed awards season, The Alliance for Biking and Walking, a North American coalition of 140 bicycle and pedestrian organizations, recently announced its 2010 Advocacy Awards and two of the winners are from the Bay Area. Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) received the 2010 Campaign Award for its […]
Chris Hwang, President of Walk Oakland Bike Oakland. Photo: Streetsblog/Rudick

Checking out Oakland Bike Infrastructure with WOBO

Streetsblog did a survey tour of Oakland bike infrastructure last Friday with Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) president Chris Hwang. The group’s mission statement, from its web page, is a familiar one for safe-streets advocates: “We want every person who lives, plays, and works in Oakland to feel safe and comfortable walking and bicycling, and that they know how to […]