Adding bike facilities…it’s just routine

Long Beach continues to show its commitment to being a bike friendly city.   Bay Shore Avenue in the Belmont Shore area of Long Beach was just resurfaced…and of course they added sharrows.   In Long Beach there is close cooperation between the city’s bike staff, which is located in the traffic engineering section of […]

Ride of Silence – courtesy counts

The ride of silence, now in its 11th year, honors those bicyclists who were killed in motor vehicle related crashes and reminds everyone of the importance of driving and riding safely. In 2012 over 700 bicyclists were killed in traffic crashes in the US. In Long Beach over the past 5 years in we have […]

KIDICAL Mass in Bixby Knolls – awesome!!!!

KIDICAL Mass happens every month in the Bixby Knolls area of Long Beach. What a great event for everyone.  Kids, parents, grand parents, aunts and uncles, friends.  Anyone and everyone is welcome to join this monthly event. Each month Kidical Mass, sponsored by Bixby Knolls Business Association, takes you on a short journey through the […]

Bike to work day in Long Beach

Yesterday was bike to work day in Long Beach.  BIKEable Communities hosted a aid station at the corner of Long Beach Boulevard and Anaheim across the Metro Blue Line Station.  We made some new friends, handed out coffee, bagels, bananas (they were the most popular item) Orange Juice and the new downtown bike maps. Check […]