Petition: Don’t cancel the Connecticut Ave protected bike lanes

Any safety improvements on Connecticut Avenue must improve the safety for all users, including people on bikes.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 12, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 12, 2024.

 

Bike to Work Day

It’s the best commute of the year!

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on April 9, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on April 9, 2024.

 

Ride - Partner Event

Tell us how you’d like to get involved in Prince George’s County advocacy!

There are lots of ways to help out!

Action Alert, Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on April 9, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on April 9, 2024.

 

Ward 5 Family Biking: Revenge of the Fifth

Food Trucks (to help celebrate Cinco de Mayo, also this day!) beer specials for adult riders and kid-friendly activities!

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 7, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 7, 2024.

 

Ride - Partner Event

DC History Conference: The Growth of Bicycling in Washingotn

Learn about the 50-year political struggle to improve Washington’s bicycling facilities from longtime advocate Peter Harnik.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on April 1, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on April 1, 2024.

 

Meetup

Walking Tour: Downtown DC Public Realm Plan

Come join us for a walking tour of the recently published Downtown DC Public Realm Plan!

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 25, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 25, 2024.

 

Meetup

Newsletter: high honors

things to celebrate on a rainy weekend

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 22, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 22, 2024.

 

Meet the 5 in Stride Campaign!

Bring five friends and family members with you to make new connections with community members and community places through engaging events ranging from walking, hiking, biking, bird watching, art creating, and more!

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 18, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 18, 2024.

 

Newsletter: loud engines and quiet corners

We all do what we can to deny the cold indifference of the universe but I sure wish the car culture crowd would find a way to do so that doesn’t undermine the health and safety of the rest of us.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 15, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 15, 2024.

 

Not the post-General Assembly blog I wanted to post

Virginia Senate Transportation Committee blocks key safety legislation.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 15, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 15, 2024.

 

Support Pro-Bicycling, Pro-Safety Maryland Legislation

It’s crunch time for the 2024 Maryland legislative session, and there’s some good stuff that needs your support!

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 27, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 27, 2024.

 

Newsletter: ground truthing

Maps are fun, but so is getting lost.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 8, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 8, 2024.

 

Newsletter: telling stories

Local news is important.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 8, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 8, 2024.

 

New date!

Gearin’ Up Clean Up and Move Out Day

New date!

Help us clean out the old Gearin’ Up space on Rhode Island Avenue!

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 21, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 21, 2024.

 

Meetup

Navigating the 311 System

How to get the most out of reporting issues to the city!

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 6, 2024.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 6, 2024.

 

Meetup

2024 Bloom Ride & Spring Picnic

Join us for a leisurely ride through our vibrant region as the flowers bloom and the air fills with the scents of spring.

Event: Last updated by Jordan Mittleman on April 23, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jordan Mittleman
on April 23, 2024.

 

Ride - WABA Signature Event

Save the date!

The Cider Ride

Save the date!

Autumn leaves, hot cider, and smooth pavement. Does life get much better?

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 6, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 6, 2024.

 

Ride - WABA Signature Event

Save the date.

The 50 States Ride

Save the date.

Ride all the state named avenues (plus California St, Ohio Drive, and Columbia Road) in the District.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 6, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 6, 2024.

 

Ride - WABA Signature Event

Urban Design Walking Tour with DC Office of Planning

A chance to dig into planning concepts and how they manifest in our neighborhoods.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 1, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 1, 2024.

 

Meetup

Downtown Coffee Chats with DC Office of Planning

Check out the just-released Downtown Public Realm Plan. DC OP will share info about proposals for CT Ave, VT Ave, I Street, and Chinatown and take questions.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 1, 2024.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 1, 2024.

 

Your voice will make Alabama Ave SE safer for all who use it

Three opportunities to speak up for a safer Alabama Ave

Action Alert: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 23, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 23, 2024.

 

Alabama Ave Public Meeting: Ward 8

Speak up for better biking in Ward 8

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 23, 2024.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 23, 2024.

 

Meetup

Alabama Ave Public Meeting: Ward 7

Speak up for better biking in Ward 7

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 23, 2024.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 23, 2024.

 

Meetup

Fix-a-Flat Skillshare

Learn how to fix a flat tire in this hands-on class with our friends at Happy Go.

Event: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich on February 22, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich
on February 22, 2024.

 

Newsletter: Nature doing its thing

Sometimes all it takes is a whole lot of turtles.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 9, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 9, 2024.

 

Newsletter: Cornering at speed.

Places to go zooooooooom on your bike.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 2, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 2, 2024.

 

WaPo Letter: D.C. must clear snow for everyone, not just cars

Our DC Trail Ranger Operations Manager writes to the Washington Post this morning about the region’s failure to keep trails, sidewalks, and bike lanes safe after snowfall.

Blog Post, External Link: Last updated by Colin Browne on January 29, 2024.

Blog Post, External Link: Last updated by Colin Browne
on January 29, 2024.

 

Newsletter: Read this later.

It’s too nice out.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 2, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 2, 2024.

 

The Connecticut Ave Protected Bike Lane needs to happen this year.

Ask the council to use legislation and the budget to move this project forward this year.

Action Alert: Last updated by Colin Browne on January 26, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Colin Browne
on January 26, 2024.

 

Newsletter: A good map

And also a confession.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 2, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 2, 2024.