March 23, 2016

Bike/Walk Tampa Bay talks bicycling across the region on 88.5 WMNF Sustainable Living Program

On March 14th, 2016, Bike/Walk Tampa Bay (BWTB) Program Director Julie Bond, retired Police Chief and BWTB Chair Jane Castor, and BWTB Board Member Carrie Waite discussed bicycling  with WMNF radio host Jon Butts in honor of Florida Bike Month. The listener-supported talk show addresses sustainability issues, and this broadcast brought us together to discuss […]
March 28, 2016

St. Pete Bike Co-op encourages cycling, education, and advocacy

St. Pete Bike Co-op encourages cycling, education, and advocacy The St. Pete Bike Co-op is a non-profit organization that provides bicycle related education and advocacy, promotes bike safety, and encourages environmental sustainability in St. Pete. President and Founder, Carrie Waite, says “the focus is on helping people with the basics of bike maintenance and repair. […]
April 1, 2016

“Bikes on Buses” enhances mobility, increases options for Tampa riders

“Bikes on Buses” enhances mobility, increases options for Bay area riders Ever take the bus or trolley somewhere and wish you had your bicycle when you arrived at your destination? Maybe a park is nearby; perhaps a trail entrance or a bike route to the beach. Maybe you need your bike because you ride the […]
April 8, 2016

OneBusAway app provides real-time transit info

Many of us are familiar with current transportation technologies like Uber and Lyft: download an application, enter your credit card information, find drivers, wait a few minutes, and get picked up. But what if you could pay much less and reap similar benefits by taking the bus? According to Dr. Sean Barbeau, you can. Barbeau […]
April 12, 2016

Gulfport Loop Trail Plan Passes

Mayor Sam Henderson is working hard to enhance the opportunities available to the cycling and walking communities of Gulfport and beyond. On April 5th, the trail plan Mayor Henderson has been advocating for finally passed. The plan is to bring the trails into the heart of Gulfport. In addition to adding a connection between the […]