May 18, 2018

Bike to Work Day brings together riders of all abilities

May is National Bike Month! A major highlight to the month-long celebration is National Bike to Work Day, held Friday, May 18th. Bike/Walk Tampa Bay helped host three Bike to Work Day events, which brought together riders from diverse parts of the region; below are highlights from those events. Individuals who participate in one of […]
May 21, 2018

Kenneth City Police Department hosts “Biking with a Badge” ride

The Kenneth City Police Department (KCPD) hosted a “Biking with a Badge” Event on Thursday, May 17, 2018. The officers truly led a ride around the town, supporting healthy activity for all ages and forming friendships with all who came out to pedal. They used the opportunity to go over cycling laws and rules of […]
June 20, 2018

St. Petersburg is making bicycle friendly businesses its business

Bike friendly business is a big thing. If you’re a bicyclist, maybe you’ve noticed bike parking has gotten a little easier to find lately, or perhaps you received a discount on a meal recently just because you showed up on your bike. All across the nation, businesses, particularly in urban areas, are expanding their views […]
June 20, 2018

Remembering Sam Lougheed

Sam Lougheed, founder and owner of Sam’s Bike Worx, LLC, passed away on June 2, 2018. Educated as a plumber, he had a love for all things mechanical, especially bicycles and motorcycles. His dream was to own his own bike shop. As part of that dream, he started Sam’s Bike Worx, a mobile bicycle repair […]
June 26, 2018

Vision Zero Hillsborough shows what a difference a little paint can make

Vision Zero Hillsborough is an initiative of the Hillsborough Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). A Vision Zero policy establishes a goal of reducing traffic fatalities and serious injuries to zero, typically by a target date. As part of the Vision Zero initiative, the MPO identified several high-crash corridors, and decided to showcase their “Paint Saves Lives” […]