- Volunteer Night
The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia holds volunteer training nights every month, typically the first Wednesday. You’ll learn what’s involved in helping us with outreach events (sharing and speaking about our work, and listening to concerns about the state of cycling and cyclists in Philly); then you’ll have a chance to sign up for events in the following weeks. Please register 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.
- Schuylkill River Trail to be Honored as America’s Best Urban Trail
Please Join the Schuylkill River Heritage Area at a Press Event Celebrating the Schuylkill River Trail as USA Today’s Best Urban trail September 2, 2015 Schuylkill River Trail Boardwalk Philadelphia, PA When September 2, 2015 10:30-11:30 a.m. Where North entrance to Schuylkill River Boardwalk Closest cross street is 25th and Spruce Street. Philadelphia PA See Map Who […] The post Schuylkill River Trail to be Honored as America’s Best Urban Trail appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- This Week in Bicycling: Our Weekly News Roundup
Infrastructure woes. Have you noticed Philadelphia’s—and America’s—infrastructure is crumbling like a coffee cake? CityLab has, and they wrote this long-ish piece about it. Pope Ride. The media is obsessed with Alexandria Schneider’s planned Pope Ride the weekend of the pope visit—and with good reason! It’s going to be awesome. Read more here, and check out […] The post This Week in Bicycling: Our Weekly News Roundup appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Driver Verbally Assaults Cyclist for Riding with Kids
On Wednesday, local cyclist Kate Mundie uploaded a video to YouTube which, sadly, shows what some bicyclists have to go through on Philly’s streets. While bicycling with her children in her cargo bike on the 1200 block of South 11th Street on Wednesday, Mundie spotted a pickup truck, unnecessarily, dangerously parked in the bike lane. […] The post Driver Verbally Assaults Cyclist for Riding with Kids appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.