Stanford will present the final design of the proposed Perimeter Trail on September 12th including individual descriptions of several trail segments. The proposed trail features new bike lanes and a trail along Stanford Avenue.
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The Stanford in Redwood City project is proposed by Stanford University to occupy a 35-acre portion of a larger 48-acre (former Mid-Point Technology Park) campus that is bisected by Broadway and generally bounded by Highway 101, Douglas Avenue, Bay Road, and Second Avenue. Barron, Warrington and Hurlingame Street extensions are proposed through the campus to improve pedestrian, bicycle and... read the whole note.
It’s San Jose Trail Count time again! Trail Count 2013 will take place on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. The City and volunteers will again be counting trail users between 7:00 AM and 7:00 PM at most counting locations. Please help by signing up for a 2 hour shift!
Counting Locations Guadalupe River Trail @ San Fernando: All Day Count Los Gatos Creek Trail @ Hamilton Avenue: All Day... read the whole note.
Pedal along the Guadalupe River on a paved and almost completely flat trail. Ride with old and new friends to historic Alviso, where South Bay residents were once able to board steamboats bound for San Francisco!
Route: We'll take the Guadalupe River Trail from downtown San José to Alviso and back. Lunch at Rivermark Plaza. Participants can enjoy the whole 22-mile ride, or turn back at... read the whole note.
PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks. Join SVBC and friends in downtown San José as we transform street parking spots into places for community enjoyment and engagement. We will be set up to park your bikes on San Fernando, between Market and 1st Street. You can see all the downtown Park(ing... read the whole note.
The planning process is underway for a “Downtown Station Area Plan” that will guide future development in areas of downtown South San Francisco, and within a half mile radius of the Caltrain station. Key elements of the plan include: revitalization and enhancement for downtown, moderate intensification of uses, pedestrian and bicycle improvements, and improved connectivity to the Caltrain... read the whole note.
San Jose staff will be presenting a refined design for the pedestrian bridge which will span across Los Gatos Creek (near Coe Avenue and Lonus Street) and seek input on design feature options. The meeting will start at 5:30. Attendees unable to arrive that earlier may arrive as late as 6:30. Staff will discuss the project with all attendees to ensure input is received. The meeting will... read the whole note.
While many kids around San José enjoyed their last days of summer freedom by watching television and playing video games, sixteen youth participants from the Alma Youth Center took part in a fun, sweat-inducing, environmental-stewardship-building summer biking program. For the second year in a row, SVBC returned to the Alma Youth Center to teach better bicycling as kids aged nine to fifteen... read the whole note.
The Membership & Event Advisory Committee makes recommendations that help the Board of Directors and the Executive Director increase the number of members and members' level of engagement in SVBC. Members are the lifeblood of SVBC - help us grow our movement! Your creative ideas and passion for bike riding are needed to build a stronger SVBC.
The committee meets on the second... read the whole note.
In August 2013 San Francisco, Redwood City, Mountain View, Palo Alto, and San José, will begin a public bike sharing program with 700 bicycles and 70 docking stations. Bay Area Bike Share will provide residents and visitors with an additional mode of transportation that is fun, easy, and affordable. The systems are available for use 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Users will be able to rent a... read the whole note.