Posted by Chris on Friday, September 15, 2017 @ 6:11 pm
The Edmonton Bicycle Commuters Society Annual General Meeting (AGM) is Sunday, October 15, 2017, from 1-3pm at the Downtown Edmonton Community League (10042 103 St NW).
Everyone is welcome to attend. Our Board of Directors and executive director will present the annual report and membership will vote on our annual budget. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Friday, September 15, 2017 @ 11:43 am
Celebrate Edmonton’s river valley by riding 13 of its bridges!
Ride begins at 10:30am from 112 St and Saddleback Road. Ride your bike, take the train to Century Park, or park on the street in the area.
Ride to Victoria Park (24 km) and have a picnic break (bring your own lunch). (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Thursday, August 10, 2017 @ 4:03 pm
The City wants to hear about your experiences using the downtown bike network as cyclists, pedestrians, motorists, businesses, and residents.
Take the downtown bike network survey today!
Haven’t ridden it yet but want to try it? You can request an interactive tour ride along with the City’s Bike Education Street Team.
Posted by Anna on Saturday, August 5, 2017 @ 10:47 am
The 6th year of Sustainable Food Edmonton & Edmonton Bicycle Commuters community garden bicycle tours is happening Saturday August 19, 2017!
Discover the people power and plants production in some community gardens in north-central Edmonton. Each garden will have a host to share the stories of their garden – how the garden operates, how it came to be, and its impact on the local community. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Friday, August 4, 2017 @ 4:38 pm
Both BikeWorks North and South locations will be closed August 11 through August 20, to allow for a summer break for volunteers and staff.
The tools for our outdoor repair stands at BikeWorks South will remain locked during this time due to theft and vandalism concerns.
BikeWorks South will re-open August 21, and BikeWorks North will re-open August 22 for regularly scheduled hours.
Posted by Molly T on Thursday, August 3, 2017 @ 5:38 pm
Please help EBC! We are still short volunteers this weekend for monitoring bike parking at Heritage Festival in Hawrelak Park.
Sign up here to volunteer.
Help thousands of cyclists! No experience necessary!
Volunteers are especially needed on Sunday afternoon & evening, and Monday. Your job will be to monitor locked bikes at one of the EBC bike compounds. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Thursday, July 27, 2017 @ 9:28 am
We need volunteers!
We are in great need of volunteers to help out with monitoring the bicycle parking compounds at Heritage Festival. We’ve been invited back this year to help secure the bikes for the thousands of people who ride to the festival, and we need many more volunteers. No experience necessary! (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 7:40 pm
Join EBC and the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra for our eighth annual Bike to the Symphony next Thursday, June 1!
Ride with the ESO’s Artist in Residence Lucas Waldin from BikeWorks South, or District Cafe if you prefer to meet the ride downtown, to the Winspear. The ride itself is always free, and everyone is welcome to join. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 @ 9:21 am
The Edmonton Bike Swap returns to Northlands this year! Buy a bike in a safe environment with volunteer mechanics to check over your new ride, or sell your old bikes by just dropping them off without having to stay or haggle.
Sat, May 13, 2017, 8am-4pm
Northlands Expo Centre – Hall A, 7515 118 Ave
Read all the details about selling and buying at http://albertabikeswap.ca/info and the location/time details at http://www.northlands.com/events/bike-swap/
Posted by Chris on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 8:11 pm
If you head downtown, you will see the downtown bike network of physically separated bike lanes under construction, with a completion target of June/July. These lanes use a combination of large planters, concrete barriers and bollards to create a physical separation between bicycles and other traffic. New signal controls are being installed at intersections as well, including bike traffic lights, and other treatments will also be used to improve safety at intersections. (read more…) »