- Volunteer Night
Volunteers make the magic happen! We began as an all-volunteer organization, and we still rely on volunteers for our events, outreach, data collection and entry. If you are interested in making a difference in the fun and safety of bicycling in the Philadelphia region, you came to the right place. There are many ways you can get involved in this effort. If you want to hear about these events as they become available please activate your volunteer status, click here.
- Rides, Events & Classes
We regularly offer free workshops, rides, and classes in Philly and the suburbs. Check out our blog for event descriptions, dates, and links for registration.
- Bike Lane Violations Increase 127 Percent Over 2 Years
The Philadelphia Parking Authority recently provided its latest numbers for people who drive motor vehicles violating the law by parking in bike lanes to the Bicycle Coalition. The good news: Ticketing motor vehicles in bike lanes has gone way, way up since 2014. The bad news: Well, tickets don’t really seem to be deterring frequent […] The post Bike Lane Violations Increase 127 Percent Over 2 Years appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Upcoming Suburban Bicycling Meetings
Keep up with suburban bike advocacy this winter. There are (so far) two great opportunities to get involved in 1) one of our affiliate groups and the 2) 5th Annual Regional Trails Summit. See information below the fold: Bike Delaware County Meeting January 18th, 7 – 9 PM Hosted by Bike Delaware County Furness Library in […] The post Upcoming Suburban Bicycling Meetings appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- DRPA Discusses Snow Plowing at Citizens’ Advisory Board Meeting
Earlier this week, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia began hearing, and contributed to, complaints about the Delaware River Port Authority’s lack of plowing of the Ben Franklin Bridge. Earlier, we’d witnessed the surprise yanking of the flex-posts from the 5th Street Tunnel (which the DRPA also maintains) – for apparent better access to plowing […] The post DRPA Discusses Snow Plowing at Citizens’ Advisory Board Meeting appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.