November 9, 2018

BWTB Fall Summit dives into making streets safer for everyone

Bike/Walk Tampa Bay (BWTB) held its 2018 Fall Summit on November 8. Approximately 60 stakeholders, business owners, and citizens gathered in a large meeting hall provided by the St. Petersburg College Clearwater campus. Kent McWaters, Vice Chair of BWTB, welcomed everyone then turned the stage over to Secretary David Gwynn, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) […]
November 13, 2018

St. Petersburg celebrates the “new” MLK at Tour de MLK event

Those who walk and bicycle in St. Petersburg have one more reason to be thankful this November. On the morning of November 10, 2018 the City of St. Petersburg, in partnership with Coast Bike Share, hosted Tour de MLK, a reception and bicycle ride celebrating the completion of a key component of the city’s bicycle-pedestrian […]
November 27, 2018

Fun ways to celebrate the season on two wheels!

The air is cool and a festive vibe can be found around every corner. Tampa Bay is fortunate to have so many holiday-themed bicycle rides… here are a few excuses to get out and celebrate the season! Weds. 11/28 – Temple Terrace Critical Mass Fall Ride Fri. 11/30 – Critical Mass St. Petersburg Fri. 11/30 […]
December 18, 2018

Pinellas County declared a Bicycle Friendly Community

The results are in! Pinellas County has just been presented with a Bicycle Friendly Community award from the League of American Bicyclists (“The League”), joining a growing list of more than 400 other U.S. communities that have received an award. As a Bronze Level award recipient, Pinellas County is the fifth county in Florida, along […]
December 18, 2018

Bike Build 2018 brings bikes and smiles to local children

On Saturday, November 29, 2018 more than 1,000 volunteers gathered at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL to build bikes for Tampa Bay kids in need. Bike Build 2018, hosted by onbikes, a Tampa-based nonprofit organization, brings together volunteers each year to help carry out its mission: “every kid deserves a bike.” This year, 900 […]