Our December 2013 Board of Directors elections feature nine candidates: six returning and three new. The entire slate of candidates has been recommended by the current SVBC Board.
Voting is open from December 2 through December 15. The election is being held online, and an email with the link and information was sent to all current members for whom SVBC has an email address.
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Tentative agenda -- Please email me with additions!! (Redwood City, San Carlos, Belmont..... and so on)
The next Peninsula Committee meeting is scheduled for the evening of Thursday, Dec 5, 2013 at Tarboosh in Redwood City. 837 Jefferson Redwood City Near the train station Meet @ 6PM --- meeting called to order ~6:45PM
The minutes from our last meeting can be found at: http... read the whole note.
SILICON VALLEY BICYCLE COALITION MINUTES OF MEETING OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS September 26, 2013
A regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Directors of Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition (“SVBC”) was held at 6:30 PM on Thursday, September, 2013, at 1922 The Alameda, San Jose.
Board members present: Phil Brotherton, Gary Brustin, Ian Dewar, Dave Fork, Carolyn Helmke, Ann Jasper,... read the whole note.
Caltrain is seeking a volunteer representative for the Bicycle Advisory Committee. There is an opening for a Caltrain bike passenger from the general public in Santa Clara County.
Caltrain's Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) serves as the primary venue for the interests and perspectives of bicyclists to be integrated into the Caltrain planning processes. This group brings new ideas for... read the whole note.
The City/County Association of Governments (C/CAG) of San Mateo County currently has three vacant seats for public members on the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC). The BPAC provides advice and recommendations to the C/CAG Board of Directors on all matters relating to bicycle and pedestrian facilities planning and on the selection of projects for state and federal funding. This... read the whole note.
Tarboosh, Redwood City
Attendees: Four students from Santa Clara University assigned to attend community meetings; Adina Levin; John Langbein; Bob Page; Karen Davis; Steve Schmidt.
Minutes: Of September Meeting, Approved
In the absence of SVBC staff John gave brief reports on the following: Skyline and west SR 84 repaving by Caltrans; SSF scoping; Alpine/280... read the whole note.
Your support of Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition gives us a larger voice to advocate for bikes and fosters a community of cyclists that believe that bikes can be the change. We invite you to join us to honor these efforts at "Bright Lights, Bike City," our annual Winter Party in the grand ballroom at the historic Lucie Stern Community Center in the heart of Palo Alto.
We'll be lighting... read the whole note.
The Purissima Hills Water District (District) will be installing new water mains along several roads within the Town of Los Altos Hills as part of the Neary Tank Utilization Project – Phase I. Work will begin November 4, 2013 and extend into June 2014. During this time one way traffic will be implemented along the affected roads between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Mon-Fri. The affected... read the whole note.
There are two vacancies that need to be filled on the County of Santa Clara Roads Commission:
The purpose of the Santa Clara County Roads Commission is to give advice and make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on matters generally relating to the planning, design, construction, maintenance, operation and funding of our County's expressways, highways and roads and such other... read the whole note.
For many, the best part about SVBC’s Annual Dinner is the chance to score some amazing deals in our silent and live auctions. We are here to help you prepare your winning bid ahead of time by showcasing a few of our biggest tickets. Bidding generally starts at about 50% of the listed retail price.
Of course, there will be much more to bid on than we can show here. What a great... read the whole note.