Changing of the Guard

At the February Board meeting of Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, there was a changing of the guard. After four years in the role of Board Chair, James Lucas has passed the torch to Peter Ingram. James is not going anywhere but has changed careers from bike shop...

Dear Cities: Behavior Change through Measure B

2016 Measure B is about to enter a new chapter. After being passed by the voters and subsequently held up in court, VTA has been given the go-ahead. It’s time to build some bike projects! One of the components of the 2016 Measure B is a set-aside for “education and...

Safe Routes to Schools Intersectional Analysis

As described in the blog here, we have entered the next chapter of 2016 Measure B. It’s time to build some more bike projects! One of the pots of money that SVBC is excited about is a set-aside for education and encouragement. Each city will get an allocation to spend...
Tea, Bikes, Equity.

Tea, Bikes, Equity.

I don’t drink tea but many people do. For some there’s a deep cultural aspect to tea drinking. There are rituals, types, flavors, methodologies for preparation… The tea drinking community is one that I am not a part of. Perhaps that’s why a reference to tea stuck out...
What’s up for 2019

What’s up for 2019

Hello 2019! What does SVBC have in store for you, you ask?! For 2019, SVBC has a new set of goals, a new workplan and some great new staff. And while we have specific projects and programs we’ll be focused on like increasing the number of riders for Bike to Work Day,...