Vote for Bike Walk Alameda to Win Best of Alameda!

AMCover_Apr16_200-0a5053edMembers tell us all the time, “Bike Walk Alameda is the best!” And while we happen to agree, we’d love to be able to prove it with a Best of Alameda award. Vote for Bike Walk Alameda for best non-profit and Shoreline Drive for best thing to happen this year.

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Oakland Embarcadero Bridge Bike Detour to Start May 11th

Starting in May 2016, Oakland’s Embarcadero Bridge will be closed between Fifth Avenue and Oak Street, restricting travel along this popular bike corridor. The closure will remain for two years while the city removes the existing bridge and constructs a replacement, including continuous bike lanes on both sides and a multi-use path. Continue reading “Oakland Embarcadero Bridge Bike Detour to Start May 11th”

Celebrate Bike Month with a Bike Walk Alameda Membership!

Forgot to renew your membership to Bike Walk Alameda? Well, it’s never too late to join! This past year your support helped us win a critical battle to make Central Avenue safer for people who bike and walk, fight plans to eliminate safe bike access to the new Cross Alameda Trail and celebrate the opening of the popular Shoreline cycle track. Think of what we can do this year with your support!

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Community Rallies to Show Support

George&JennIf you’ve lived in Alameda for any length of time, chances are you’ve met George Stephens. He’s one of the friendly staffers at Alameda Bicycle and an Island fixture who can often be seen pedaling around town or reading at a local coffee shop, and someone who is quick to offer a smile or advice about bikes.

George was recently diagnosed with lung cancer and is undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatments. And he needs our help to make it through. Continue reading “Community Rallies to Show Support”