Biking

Deb Hubsmith - photo from her blog, Love Healing Deb
Shannon Tracey Headshot
07/23/2015
Back in the spring of 2009, after volunteering to help with outreach for Bike To Work Day, I found myself at a media training led by Deb Hubsmith.  After years of community organizing, I...
Photo Credit: Brandon Matthews
Joshua Stark Headshot
06/19/2015
I like a good cliffhanger as much as the next guy.  But when it comes to making our communities safer and easier to get around, I’d rather not be left wondering whether things will turn out all...
Bianca Taylor Headshot
06/01/2015
Not many work days involve waking up at sunrise, stuffing energy bars in your pocket, and hitting the road to bicycle 100 miles down the California coast. Unless, of course, you’re a TransForm Carbon...
Two girls ride a bicycle. Flickr something.from.nancy
Joshua Stark Headshot
05/19/2015
UPDATE 5/21/2015: The Assembly's budget proposal includes an additional $25 million for the Active Transportation Program, and another $25 million to fund free transit pass programs for youth,...
Jenn Lavelle Headshot
05/14/2015
Traveling by bike is good for our wallets, our planet, our bodies, and even our mood. Britt Tanner, Project Manager for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) and mother of two,...
A Caltrans worker on the Bay Bridge
05/13/2015
Transportation advocates have cracked many a joke about how Caltrans, California’s state Department of Transportation, should really be called the Department of Highways, because that’s all they care...
04/30/2015
This blog was co-authored by Charisse Ma Lebron, director of community development and health policy with Working Partnerships USA, and Chris Lepe, senior community planner with TransForm. Should...
Rachel Davidman Headshot
03/23/2015
"No mom, we can't get in the car, we have to win the Golden Sneaker Contest!"   Car-riding protests are common this time of year, as students across Alameda County put their best foot forward...
03/17/2015
Over the last four months, I have been living the aspiring planner’s dream. As the research assistant for the Safe Routes to Transit (SR2T) Program, I have visited thirteen different project sites...
Photo credit: San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
Bianca Taylor Headshot
02/13/2015
Whether you celebrate February 14 with a heart-shaped box of chocolates, or protest the day as a Hallmark creation, there’s no denying that Valentine’s Day is all around us. So in the spirit of the...

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