- 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.
- Support Better Mobility at Jim Kenney’s Town Halls
Thus far, the Better Mobility 2015 Agenda that the Bicycle Coalition took the lead on preparing back in January 2015 has been well received by Philadelphia’s Mayor-elect Jim Kenney. Over the past year, the Bicycle Coalition and our Better Mobility Working Group partners have held meetings with the mayor-elect, and hosted a mayoral debate, at which the then-candidates were […] The post Support Better Mobility at Jim Kenney’s Town Halls appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Philly Leads U.S. Cities in Bike Lanes Per Mile
With 426 miles of on-street bike lanes, Philadelphia leads the United States with the most bike lanes per square mile, according to a recent article in Triple Pundit. At 4.3 miles of bike lane per square mile, Philadelphia comes in with more miles of lanes than Mesa (4.2), Albuquerque, Fresno, Tucson, San Jose, New York, San […] The post Philly Leads U.S. Cities in Bike Lanes Per Mile appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- DVRPC: 3.8% of Philadelphians Use Bicycle For Work Commute
In the just-released Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission’s 2012-2013 Household Travel Survey, 3.8 percent of Philadelphians reported using a bicycle as their primary means of transportation to work—nearly double what a recent American Community Survey released for 2014. The DVRPC’s survey is based on more than 9,000 households in the nine-county DVRPC Region submitting one-day […] The post DVRPC: 3.8% of Philadelphians Use Bicycle For Work Commute appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.