Show Support for Connecticut Ave Protected Likes

Show your support by speaking out and showing up for protected bike lanes on Connecticut Ave.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 17, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 17, 2024.

 

Ride

DC Bicycle Advisory Council Ride of Q & R Streets

Join the Facilities Committee of the DC Bicycle Advisory Council for a ride.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 16, 2024.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 16, 2024.

 

Ride

WABA events & advocacy in Montgomery County: An April update

Happy Spring! It’s the best time of the year for cycling, don’t you agree? And for WABA advocacy in Maryland and in Montgomery County.

Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes on April 15, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on April 15, 2024.

 

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.

 

WABA FY25 Budget Testimony Drop-in Working Session

To prepare for DC’s upcoming public hearings and comment periods on the District’s FY2025 budget (Council Schedule), including the DDOT hearing on April 30th, we’re hosting a drop-in working session to chat about the budget, share best practices for preparing your comments, and hear more about what you’ve been working on.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 3, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 3, 2024.

 

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.

 

Welcome Walk- Anacostia River Trail Bridge to Bridge

GirlTrek’s Welcome Walks center our joy and there’s an ecosystem of these local and national events to support you. Use the map to connect to the movement and women near you.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on April 4, 2024.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on April 4, 2024.

 

Ride - Partner Event

WABA Advocacy Director wins Advocate of the Year!

Jeremiah Lowery was recognized as the National Professional Advocate of the Year by the League of American Bicyclists at the National Bike Summit.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 20, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 20, 2024.

 

Tell us how you’d like to get involved in Montgomery County advocacy!

There are lots of ways to help out!

Action Alert, Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes on April 12, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on April 12, 2024.

 

2024 Alexandria County Candidate Meet and Greet

Join WABA for a meet-and-greet to hear from Alexandria City Council and Mayoral candidates who are running in this year’s primary election.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on April 2, 2024.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on April 2, 2024.

 

Meetup

Ward 7 DC Council Candidate Meet and Greet

Come meet DC Council Candidates for wards 7 and 8!

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on April 4, 2024.

Blog Post, Event

April 8th

Blog Post, Event

April 8th,

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on April 4, 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.

 

Five in Stride Campaign

Elevating the great outdoor resources that DC’s Wards 7 and 8.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 15, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 15, 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.

 

BellRinger Returns in October To Fund Groundbreaking Cancer Research

On October 26, 2024, the BellRinger Community will hit the roads one again on their rides to end cancer.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jordan Mittleman on March 19, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jordan Mittleman
on March 19, 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.

 

Capital Trails Coalition Newsletter: Building Community on and around Trails

When we have accessible, welcoming spaces where we can engage with the people and places around us, it makes those places feel like home.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 14, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 14, 2024.

 

Every Mile Together Trail Challenge

Walk, run, roll, and win by getting out on local trails!

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 4, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

A WABA Prince George’s County Advocacy Update

The Washington Area Bicyclist Associations’s Advocacy Team would like to share an update on activities in Prince George’s County.

Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes on March 5, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on March 5, 2024.

 

Video: How to patch a flat tube

Do you have a flat tire? If so, here’s how to conduct an emergency patching session!

Blog Post: Last updated by Michelle Shin on March 5, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Michelle Shin
on March 5, 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.

 

DC Council Passes First-in-Nation Legislation!

The DC Council took its second and final vote on the STEER Act.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on February 7, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery
on February 7, 2024.

 

Tips for winter biking ❄️🚲🧊

Advocacy Team Intern, Maia Riggs, has compiled a list of tips to help you stay safe and warm while riding your bike this winter.

Blog Post: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich on February 13, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich
on February 13, 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.

 

What’s WABA up to in Montgomery County?

We’d like to recap Montgomery County activities over the past few months and highlight a few up-coming opportunities we’re pursuing.

Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes on January 26, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on January 26, 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.

 

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.