Deaths on Colorado’s roadways jumped 11 percent in 2016 and distracted driving is a leading cause. Save Lives, Take Easy Action Senator Lois Court and Representative Jovan Melton have introduced legislation to increase Colorado’s penalties for texting while driving. Currently, the fine for texting while driving is $50 and one point assessed against the violator’s driver’s license for a first … Read More
This spring Community Cycles is working in partnership with Carrie Latimer, an urban planning graduate student at University of Colorado Denver, on a pedestrian and bicycle planning design project for 30th Street. Although served by frequent Bound bus service and existing curb adjacent bike lane, 30thStreet features an auto-centric design and several dangerous intersections. This … Read More
Here’s a fun graphic on the costs of commuting by Car, as if the joy of biking isn’t enough!
Dear Planning Board, Community Cycles and Open Boulder would like you to consider some minor adjustments to the language on trails in the BVCP. The fact of the matter is that the trails language in the BVCP refers to both transportation-focused infrastructure like the Boulder Creek Path and the U.S. 36 Bikeway as well as … Read More
Love biking in your community? Rate your city’s biking experiences, help it become a better place to ride and win great prizes including a Trek bike. Click on the link below to take the 10 minute survey and share this link with family, friends, neighbors and colleagues. TAKE THE COMMUNITY SURVEY > In fall 2017, People for Bikes will release the first Places For … Read More
Join us for the eight annual Winter Bike to Work Day! This year, Winter Bike Week grows the fun with activities for children and adults, and rewards for participants who ride or walk. Winter Walk and Bike Week will start Monday, Jan. 23 and run through Sunday, Jan. 29. Enjoy breakfast stations on Winter Bike to Work Day, January 25th, … Read More
January 23 is the start of Winter Walk and Bike Week 2017. Be part of the biking challenge and log all your bike rides between Jan 23 and 29 via Love to Ride . Download the RideReport app and sync via your Love to Ride profile and seamlessly log your rides on Love to Ride! Help build the open source database of … Read More
Come to this FREE workshop and learn the essentials of of commuting by bicycle in the winter. Discover just how far your bike will take you. This workshop will teach you how to choose a route, what to carry, and other tips and tricks to ensure a fantastic two-wheeled trip anywhere. Learn how to ride, … Read More
We are working on Zero Fatal Crashes on our streets! We advocate on behalf of every walker and bicyclist in the halls of city council and the state legislature to keep a focus on moving people, not objects. Support the 2016 Annual Appeal to make our streets safe for everyone.
Hey Boulder, let your lights shine bright! Community Cycles still has free lights while they last. Stop by during office hours to pick up a light for yourself or a friend. Daylight is short, and Community Cycles, the City of Boulder, and CU are running the annual Lighten-Up Boulder bicycle safety campaign. We encourage everyone to use bike lights … Read More