Category Archives: Advocacy

Cycling advocacy

A celebration in Prospect Park

Just three years ago, a two-way bike lane was installed in Prospect Park West. Controversial but successful, the street design calmed traffic and made families and residents feel safer riding the streets. Which is why we were thrilled to celebrate … Continue reading

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Family ride at Prospect Park!

This spring marks the 3rd anniversary of the amazing of the Prospect Park West bike lane – join the the community on June 2nd for a family fun ride celebrating the neighborhood mainstay! We’ll be there offering prices for best … Continue reading

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Bike share

Change is hard, and anytime the neighborhood changes, people are disrupted and someone is bound to disagree with it. That doesn’t mean that change isn’t GOOD. We strongly support bike lanes and bike share in the city. Our Community Board … Continue reading

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Source Two, give one.

The power of the bicycle is real. It can increase an individual’s carrying capacity by five times, allow an individual to travel four times the distance of someone walking, and save valuable time and energy. That’s why both of our … Continue reading

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CYCLE Kids program coming to Brooklyn

Good news on the community homefront: After years of effort, the bike education program CYCLE Kids is finally coming to Brooklyn! With New York City’s own Evie Stevens as the Director of Outreach for this awesome Boston-based organization, we look forward to … Continue reading

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Bike share race in 2013

At our women’s cycling event with the pro team from Specialized-lululemon, we were honored to have NYC Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan as one of our guests! … where she announced this spring will host the first ever bike share race. … Continue reading

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A Miracle on Joralemon Street

A few weeks ago, a young woman named Phoenix Res stopped a bike theft. When we came across the story, we offered to help Phoenix reunite the bike with its owner through our network of industry folks. The owner? Joshua … Continue reading

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