C/CAG Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee call for applicants

The City/County Association of Governments (C/CAG) of San Mateo County currently has three vacant seats for public members on the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC). The BPAC provides advice and recommendations to the C/CAG Board of Directors on all...

Bright Lights, Bike City: SVBC’s Annual Winter Party

Your support of Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition gives us a larger voice to advocate for bikes and fosters a community of cyclists that believe that bikes can be the change. We invite you to join us to honor these efforts at “Bright Lights, Bike City,” our...

Santa Clara County Roads Commission seeks to fill two vacancies

There are two vacancies that need to be filled on the County of Santa Clara Roads Commission: The purpose of the Santa Clara County Roads Commission is to give advice and make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on matters generally relating to the planning,...

A scenic Saturday in Palo Alto

Last Saturday, I had the pleasure of joining volunteer Janet Lafleur's Art Lovers' City Cruise and Picnic at the Stanford Rodin Garden. Essentially, it was a public art tour by bike through the scenic roads of Menlo Park, East Palo Alto, and Palo Alto. Along...

Going the extra mile

Last week I got my first taste of a part of SVBC that makes it what it is; pure passion for the bicycle. For the past twelve years, the majority of new members have received their membership packets by bicycle delivery. This effort has been spearheaded by one woman:...