Jesicca Herrera, 1979-2014

It is with gratitude and sorrow that we share with our members the news that SVBC Board of Directors member Jessica Herrera has passed away. Jessica was involved with SVBC in various capacities over the last four years. She spoke on the “Bikes and...
SVBC announces shared Caltrain goals with SFBC and BikeSMC

SVBC announces shared Caltrain goals with SFBC and BikeSMC

SVBC has worked with the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition and BikeSMC to create a unified platform for Caltrain bike capacity from San Francisco to San José. You can read more about SVBC’s Caltrain position or check out the shared platform document for more...
Recapin’ Freewheelin’

Recapin’ Freewheelin’

SVBC members didn’t let a little rain stop them from bringing down the house at Freewheelin’ last Friday, December 5. Our annual winter party was held at the Historic Adobe Building in Mountain View. In addition to delicious food and drinks, the night’s...
San José Trails update

San José Trails update

Thanks to Yves Zsutty, San José Trail Manager, for this update! Los Gatos Creek Trail Under-Crossing (San Carlos Street) Design and coordination work continue with Caltrain. Caltrain is developing plans for a replacement bridge structure (at current location), and the...

Letter from Corinne Winter

Nearly ten years ago I joined Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition (SVBC) as the first full time Executive Director. Over that time, I have been so proud to see all that we have accomplished together. SVBC has become an increasingly influential organization that touches...

Letter to San José City Council on sidewalk bicycling ban

On Wednesday, November 26, I sent the following email to San José City Council members regarding the proposed sidewalk bicycling ban on their agenda for December 2. If you’re passionate about this issue, please join us at the meeting! Dear Council Members, Next...