- 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.
- Mayor Kenney Signs Speed Camera Legislation into Law
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney signed Bill 190184 into law on Wednesday, which will begin putting automated enforcement cameras along Roosevelt Boulevard. The signing ceremony was attended by PPA Executive Director Scott Petri, Deputy Managing Director for Transportation Mike Carroll, Councilmember Cherelle Parker, 9th District, Yocasta Lora of AARP, and Latanya Byrd, Co-founder of Families for […]
- TAKE ACTION: Call Your State Representative, Demand They Vote For HB 792
Over the last several weeks, many Bicycle Coalition members and supporters have expressed support to the House and Senate Transportation Committees regarding House Bill 792 and Senate Bill 565 — bills which would give cities and towns across Pennsylvania more flexibility to install protected bike lanes on our streets — by sending emails to members of the […]
- Chestnut Street Bridge To Close In July For Reconstruction. Here is the Detour.
The Chestnut Street bridge will close — completely — for a one-year period beginning in mid-July. And in preparation for this closure, for the first time ever, PennDOT is working on a full-scale 3/4 mile bicycle detour that will include continuously-marked bike lanes. Check out the map below: In the past, bike lane detours were […]