Free Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshops

Has it been a long time since you’ve ridden a bike or are you simply looking for a refresher? Come learn the basics of bicycling at our Urban Bicycling Workshops. The course is a one-hour presentation covering many of the basics: the rules of the road, safety...

International Walk (and Roll) to School Day!

October 9th was International Walk to School Day and was celebrated in thousands of schools across America and throughout communities in more than 40 countries. With the help of dedicated volunteers, SVBC’s Safe Routes to School team coordinated events at 17 different...

Rethinking your morning routine

It's that time of the year when the streets fill with parents dropping off kids at school…let's rethink the morning routine and fill the sidewalks instead of the streets! It’s time to start thinking about pedestrian and bicycle safety as you plan your...

Is it a groundbreaking? A ribbon cutting? No it’s a lane painting!

Hedding Street gets a green make-over! Corinne, Ernesto, Anne, and I all rode bikes down to the ceremony initiating the green bike lane on Hedding Street. We are really excited for this, the first green bike lane in San José! Corinne spoke briefly, along with...

Clean commute students win Santa Clara SR2S poster contest

Have you taken the VTA buses or Light Rail recently? If so, you might have spied some creative work promoting biking, walking, and transit. The Santa Clara Safe Routes to School (SR2S) program teamed up with the City of Santa Clara, the Santa Clara Unified School...