- 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.
- Construction Update: Ben Franklin Parkway Bike Lane
The 1600-1800 blocks of the Ben Franklin Parkway are under construction and, as we previously reported, temporary bike lanes are being maintained during the construction period. We received an email from the Mayor’s Office of Transportation & Utilities asking us to pass long this information to those who will be using the Parkway starting on Tuesday, May […] The post Construction Update: Ben Franklin Parkway Bike Lane appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Thank Councilman Bobby Henon for Securing Philly’s First Protected Bike Lanes
As readers of this blog and our newsletter are well aware, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia has spent the last few years advocating for physically-protected bike lanes on Philadelphia’s streets. We’ve been in talks with several city agencies and city officials about installing such safe infrastructure for Philly’s cyclists. Councilman Bobby Henon, of Philadelphia’s 6th […] The post Thank Councilman Bobby Henon for Securing Philly’s First Protected Bike Lanes appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Philadelphia Streets Department Announces New Bike Facilities
It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for: For the first time in more than a decade, the Philadelphia Streets Department have announced their plans for bike infrastructure improvements this year. Fourteen miles of new bike lanes will be installed, including more than three miles of innovative bike infrastructure. Among innovative facilities will be the City’s first on-street […] The post Philadelphia Streets Department Announces New Bike Facilities appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.