December 3, 2015

Univision covers pedestrian and bicycle efforts

Univision ran a news segment on our efforts to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety, and our kickoff summit! Check out the story below
December 4, 2015

Bike/Walk Tampa Bay kicks off with inaugural summit

On December 2, 2015, a passionate group of citizens, professionals, and allied organizations gathered at the John F. Germany Downtown Tampa Library to launch the Bike/Walk Tampa Bay coalition. “In Tampa, a bicyclist or pedestrian is killed every week, on average,” stated Retired Police Chief Jane Castor, one of the coalition’s advisory board members, kicking […]
December 9, 2015

Bike Share programs take off in Tampa

Bike Share programs are becoming an increasingly popular public service, popping up in big cities across the nation. Here in Tampa, Coast Bike Share celebrates its first year in operation, offering a free day of riding. Starting Sunday morning, Pay As You Go riders will have one free hour of ride time on their Coast […]
December 9, 2015

Tampa City Council commends Bicycle Friendly Business Program

On December 3, 2015, the Tampa City Council met to discuss transportation and safety and recognize area businesses dedicated to making the city more bike-friendly. The selected businesses were awarded an official Commendation: “Tampa City Council is honored to recognize the Tampa Downtown Partnership, Pedal Power Promoters and 30 pioneering local businesses for their outstanding […]
December 9, 2015

FDOT work plans bundle of bike/walk projects in the next five years

In Fall of 2015, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) released the Tentative Five Year Work Program for District 7, listing roadway projects planned in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando and Citrus Counties between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2021. Many exciting bike/walk projects were included in the program.   Bay Area residents can expect […]