- 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.
- American Street Bike Lane Ordinance Introduced
An ordinance for a federally-funded improvement project on American Street was introduced in City Council on Thursday, paving the way for Philadelphia’s first raised protected bike lane. The ordinance, introduced by Councilwoman Maria Quinones Sanchez, will create a center-lane protected bike lane on American Street in Kensington. The project, funded by a federal TIGER grant, […] The post American Street Bike Lane Ordinance Introduced appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Bike Shops That Rock: Firehouse Bicycles and Wolf Cycles
Firehouse Bicycles was opened in 2001 at 701 S. 50th St. by a group of friends with a shared passion for bicycles. The bike messengers, welders, and artists who started the shop have carried that passion with them throughout the past 16 years. Firehouse carries quality used and new bikes, and specializes in refurbishing old vintage […] The post Bike Shops That Rock: Firehouse Bicycles and Wolf Cycles appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Vision Zero Draft Action Plan: Add Your Comments
Vision Zero has become a major priority for Mayor Jim Kenney over the past year, and that’s because supporters and advocates all over Philadelphia made it an issue. Announced the same week of The Bicycle Coalition’s Vision Zero 2017 Conference, Mayor Kenney’s budget dedicates $5 million for Vision Zero and we hope to encourage him […] The post Vision Zero Draft Action Plan: Add Your Comments appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.