January 17, 2019

Rocky Point hosts new employee bike share program

By guest author, Michael Maurino, Director of Transportation and Planning, Westshore Alliance Zagster bike sharing is now available for employees of Island Center, Rocky Point Centre, and Waterford Plaza thanks to Parmenter. Employees of tenant companies can download the Zagster bike share app to become a member and check out a bike at one of the […]
January 17, 2019

BWTB is grateful for our leaders, past and present

As 2019 gets underway, we at Bike/Walk Tampa Bay (BWTB) wish to take a moment to express our gratitude for our Advisory Board members. In the past few years since our coalition was formed, we’ve tackled a lot of challenges together, explored a lot of ways to address these challenges, and we’ve seen a lot […]
January 23, 2019

CUTR researchers analyze local news on bicyclist fatalities and offer guidance to journalists

What the media says matters when reporting news about bicyclists who are involved in fatal traffic crashes. On September 27, 2018, researchers at the University of South Florida’s Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) recorded a webcast to unveil research entitled, “Media Framing of Fatal Bicyclist Crashes in Hillsborough County: A Critical Discourse Analysis.” The […]
March 4, 2019

USF Transportation Day demonstrates commuting possibilities for campus-goers

The University of South Florida (USF) Tampa campus looked a little different for students and faculty during the first ever USF Transportation Day. The event, hosted by the USF Center for Urban Transportation Research, Bike/Walk Tampa Bay, and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Seven, was a celebration of all modes of transportation, giving […]
March 4, 2019

Temple Terrace celebrates Florida Bike Month at Bike with the Mayor event

On Friday, March 1, 2019 the City of Temple Terrace, Bike/Walk Tampa Bay and the Florida Department of Transportation hosted the annual Bike with the Mayor group bicycle ride and event. Now in its sixth year, the Bike with the Mayor event was the city’s local kick-off of Florida Bike Month, a larger statewide celebration […]