Are you an InDesign impresario? Are you mad for Mad Men? Do you really love SVBC and long for a tangible way to express your admiration? You might be the perfect candidate to design our new SVBC brochure!
The old brochure (see above) has served us well, but has become, to put it delicately, totally out of date. It has our old logo, contains no current accomplishments, has pictures of... read the whole note.
Monthly Meeting of SVBC San Mateo County Committee: Agenda for Thursday, Apr 5, 2012
LOCATION: Sabor Colibri, 2053 B, Broadway, Redwood City, at location of former Ladda’s Thai
TIME: 6:00-6:30PM Social Hour, Dinner 6:30-8:00PM General Meeting* 8:00-8:30PM Wrap-up and Networking
*Official meeting ends at 8:00 for those catching NB and SB... read the whole note.
The Policy Advisory Committee may also be downloaded in PDF form (61 KB).
SILICON VALLEY BICYCLE COALITION POLICY ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHARTERROLE
The Policy Advisory Committee (the “Committee”) advises the Board of Directors (the “Board”) and the Executive Director (the “ED”) in their oversight of SVBC’s policies and positions related to the organization’s mission... read the whole note.
The San José City Council voted yesterday to spend limited resources on repairing 400 miles of the city's 2,400 mile road network. Admirably, bicycle facilities will benefit from the focused spending.
Because San José has such a large backlog of pavement maintenance needs, it decided to set priorities on which streets get limited pavement funds. Among the six categories of streets in... read the whole note.
The following request comes from the City of San Bruno Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC). SVBC is a big supporter of BPACs and we are happy to see San Bruno reaching out to keep this advisory body robust and active.
We are volunteers who advise the City Council on topics related to bicycle and pedestrian activities. That includes reviewing planning documents to help shape... read the whole note.
SVBC has submitted a letter of support for the City of San José's application to the Bikes Belong Foundation's Green Lane Project. Here's to a Silicon Valley city becoming a leader in safe and effective bike facilities!
Our friends at the Loma Prieta Chapter of the Sierra Club want to hire you!
Click here to apply for this position.
Job Title: Conservation Program Coordinator - Building Climate-Friendly Communities Campaign
Location: Loma Prieta Chapter (Palo Alto, CA)
Hours: 20 hours/week
Reports To: Conservation Program Manager
Context: The Conservation Program... read the whole note.
SVBC is looking for at-large members to join our Policy Advisory Committee (PAC). The PAC, as the name suggests, is an advisory committee only, but its decisions are heavily relied upon by the Board of Directors and the Executive Director to make decisions regarding positions and advocacy initiatives that the organization chooses to pursue. You can read the committee charter here.
The SVBC Peninsula Committee met on February 3, 2012. Click here to download them.