Your California Bicycle Coalition has a packed legislative portfolio for 2016! We are excited to be working with bicycling champion Assemblymember Richard Bloom on two important bills: (1) to preserve funding in the Active Transportation Program for planning grants and education and encouragement programs in disadvantaged communities, in response to declining funding for these […]
Inspired by impressive sales growth across the U.S., and a key legislative win in California led by the California Bicycle Coalition (AB 1096 clarifying and legalizing E-Bikes effective January 1st 2016), the North American E-Bike industry is celebrating with the traveling 2016 E-Bike Expo beginning in January and touring to six different bike-friendly cities over the next five months. […]
Last month, the Governor attended key climate talks in Paris where he touted California’s success to reduce greenhouse gas emissions on the world stage. Unfortunately, the Governor’s transportation budget, released today, moves the state in the wrong direction. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 7, 2016 Contact: Chanell Fletcher, Senior California Policy Manager, Safe Routes to School National […]
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 25, 2015 Contact: Melissa Balmer – Media Director/California Bicycle Coalition Tel. 562-221-9672 Email: [email protected] Re: 120 Organizations encourage State to increase funding for cost saving/health saving walking and biking projects for safer streets and healthier neighborhoods ——————————————————————————————— Sacramento, CA – As the costs of car ownership, traffic congestion and chronic diseases—exacerbated […]