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CalBike Inspires Caltrans to Get Moving on Complete Streets

Last fall, our Policy Director Jeanie Ward-Waller had a rare moment of downtime between running bills and chasing down budget appropriations while the Legislature was on fall recess. Jeanie has been working with Caltrans over several years to look for better ways to implement a Caltrans policy that has been around for nearly a decade: the policy says that when Caltrans is redesigning or repairing roadways, they have to consider improving them to build complete streets—safe and accessible for everyone. So Jeanie started flipping through the 700 or so scheduled state highway maintenance projects for the next four years to... Read more >>

  • May 18, 2016 / POPULAR Transportation Equity Summit Keeps the Pressure on Legislators

    About 130 advocates from across the state turned out for this year's Transportation Equity Summit May 16-17 in Sacramento, a first-ever combination of our annual “Bicycle Advocacy Day” with our... Read more >>

  • March 31, 2016 2018 Legislative Watch

    The California Bicycle Coalition is your voice in the Capitol for state policies that enable your community and your neighbors feel safe and comfortable biking. We update our Legislative Watch regularly.  Read more >>

  • March 21, 2016 / POPULAR CalBike announces 2016 primary endorsements

    The California Bicycle Coalition issued their endorsements this week in the state's Assembly and Senate races. The advocacy organization asked each candidate how much they support bicycling. How much do they ride? Do... Read more >>

  • March 20, 2016 2016 State Candidate Survey

    The following survey was mailed to every candidate for Assembly or Senate. To see their responses, view this online spreadsheet. Do you ride a bicycle in your district and/or in Sacramento? If yes,... Read more >>

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