With the help of volunteers, annual bike counts are conducted each fall during the hours of 7-9am and 4-6pm. Since 2007 Boston has seen a 98% increase in cycling. Below you can find data from 2014. Click on each image to view a larger version. Questions, comments, or concerns? Please contact Najah Shakir at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bike Friendly Business program was started in 2008 to acknowledge businesses that have committed to helping Boston continue on the path towards becoming a world-class cycling city. Since then we’ve had over 150 businesses apply to be named as a Boston Bike Friendly Business. These organizations range from small businesses with just two employees, […]
The goal of Roll it Forward is to repair used bikes and get them out to low-income Boston residents who would not otherwise have access to a bike. Bikes provide exercise, transportation, and joy, among other things. With the help of many people, Roll it Forward got exactly 100 bikes rolling in South Boston on April […]
PUBLIC MEETING January 28, 2014 6:00–7:30 PM Nazzaro Center 30 North Bennett Street UPDATED DESIGN FOR CONSTRCTION OF CYCLE TRACK ON ATLANTIC AVENUE AND COMMERCIAL STREET The City of Boston will present an updated plan for the construction of a cycle track on Atlantic Avenue and Commercial Street in the North End neighborhood as part of […]
We’re proud to say that in 2013 we distributed 1,081 bikes through our Roll it Forward program! This is a record year, beating out 428 bikes in 2012, 832 in 2011, and 254 in 2010. This means we’ve distributed 2,728 bikes to Bostonians who might not otherwise have access to a bike. To roughly break down the 1,081 bikes of 2013: Recipients: 12 […]
Since 2007 Boston has seen a 78% increase in cycling. Below you can find data from 2013, as well as data dating back to 2007. Click on each image to view a larger version. Counts are conducted each Fall during the hours of 7-9am and 4-6pm. Thank you to all those who have volunteered their time […]
Art by Robert Mulak, www.RobertMulak.com Happy New Year! It’s summertime in Antarctica and the Boston Bike Party is enjoying it penguin style. So throw on that Hawaiian shirt, ray-bans, & grass skirt, and head waaaaaay down south with us. Come ride the Heatwave! When: January 21, 2014, departing from Government Center at 7:30pm SHARP. The time has been changed to 7:30pm! FIRST WAVE: Meet up with […]
Boston’s Transportation Department has scheduled 3 public meetings to discuss the Connect Historic Boston project. More information on the project can be found at: http://connecthistoric-boston.org/ Proposed Redesign of Union Street and the “Blackstone Block“ December 16, 2013 6:00 PM Boston City Hall, 9th Floor BRA Board Room 900 The City of Boston will present a concept design […]