Catch a Ride! Let’s Roll! San Mateo County

The Peninsula Traffic Congestion Relief Alliance (better known as Commute.org) is hosting their annual commute alternative event. Read on to learn how to participate: PLEDGE: Take a Commute Alternative (carpool, vanpool, transit, ferry, bicycle or walk) to, from or...

February 2014 updates on San José trails

Thanks to Yves Zsutty of San José’s Trails Program for this update. There are many exciting projects moving forward! Los Gatos Creek Trail Under-Crossing (San Carlos Street) Survey work has been completed to supply the design team with topography data to plan...
Daly City councilmember pedals ahead with bike program

Daly City councilmember pedals ahead with bike program

At the beginning of this month, Corinne and I ventured up to our northernmost jurisdiction (Daly City) to meet with San Mateo County’s longest-serving councilmember and avid bicyclist, Michael Guingona. We were most impressed with Michael’s “Bike...

Join SVBC for “Winning Campaigns Training” next month!

Are you passionate about making the world better for bikes but need more tools to be successful? Are you interested in learning how to create change in your community? Then read on! The Alliance for Biking and Walking will be holding a multiday Winning Campaigns...
A step closer to bike lanes on El Camino Real

A step closer to bike lanes on El Camino Real

We have big news out of Mountain View to celebrate this week. At a February 5 study session for the San Antonio and El Camino Real Precise Plans, City Council directed planners to study the feasibility of removing parking on El Camino to make space for a bike lane....

Help Mountain View envision a truly great El Camino Real

Tomorrow night, February 4, at 5:30 pm, the Mountain View City Council will study options for the El Camino Real Precise Plan. Through public outreach and previous planning commission meetings, we know that an alternative called the focused strategy is preferred over...