Messy, Fun Democracy! Better Bikeways in San Jose

As someone who has been involved in land use planning for two decades now, one thing holds true regardless of the project type. Working with the community is often a no-win situation. No matter how hard you try, how sincere your efforts are to make sure folks have...
Le Bron et le vélo [the bike]

Le Bron et le vélo [the bike]

Photo courtesy of Yahoo! News This post was written by our summer intern, Clay Volino Basketball’s best bicyclist is coming to town–almost. Though many of you Bay Area readers know SoCal is lower in quality and geography, the bicycling community should take hope in...

Bike Downtown and Boogie at the ICA

Let’s get down and boogie-woogie-oogie! The Institute of Contemporary Art at 560 S. First Street in San Jose is hosting a Bike Boogie on August 4 to coincide with the On Your Left exhibit. On Your Left features art celebrating mobility, bicycles, and social justice...

Community Programs Coordinator

Join the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition team! Community Programs Coordinator  Reports To: Program Director Status: Part-time Location: San Jose, CA Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition (SVBC) is a non-profit membership-based organization that seeks to create a healthy...
2018 Bike Summit Awards – let the voting begin!

2018 Bike Summit Awards – let the voting begin!

At the 8th Annual Silicon Valley Bike Summit on August 22 in San Jose, we will honor exemplary people, cities, projects and programs that have advanced SVBC’s vision of mainstreaming bicycling for all purposes, regardless of age, ability, income or ethnicity. With the...

Google Town San Jose

Google has been on a real estate purchasing spree in San Jose, buying up properties proximate to the Diridon Station. Their intent is to eventually build another hub of Google offices. The large number of new employees and development would undoubtedly change the...