Can Norwood Boulevard (111-112 Ave from 82 St to 109 St) be redefined as a Main Street, like Whyte Ave, 104 St downtown, Jasper Ave, or 124 St?
Posted by Molly T on Friday, June 10, 2016 @ 8:52 am
EBC is partnering with Boyle Street Community Services to offer youth, ages 17-26, a build-a-bike program called Upshift! If you’re a mechanic and are interested in volunteering, please email Molly, the coordinator, at [email protected].
Classes run for 7 weeks on Wednesday afternoons from June 8th to July 20th, 1:30pm – 4pm. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 @ 5:21 pm
Join us for Bike to the Symphony 2016 this Saturday, June 4!
We’ll be leading a short ride from BikeWorks South to the Winspear Centre, where the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra performs pieces by Bruckner & Bruch. Alexander Prior conducts.
Tickets are only $19 for EBC members ($24 otherwise), plus service fees.
Full details of the event, including our pop-up bike workshop for 100 in 1 Day at the Winspear, a dinner special at Under the High Wheel, and after-party at the Mercer Tavern, are available on our website.
Posted by Chris on Saturday, May 14, 2016 @ 5:18 am
Please note the new location as the original venue of Northlands has become a reception centre for wildfire evacuees.
Bring your bike to sell it. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Thursday, May 12, 2016 @ 5:05 pm
The City of Edmonton is hosting a public open house tonight to provide input into Phase 2 of Envision 109, a project to redesign 109 Street, between the High Level Bridge and 61 Avenue. The more commercial section north of Whyte Ave has been identified as a future Main Street, similar to 104 St downtown. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 @ 5:43 pm
You want to fix your bike, but don’t know where to start. Don’t find yourself helpless at the side of the road! Learn to fix a flat, maintain your chain, tune your brakes and shifters, and spot problems before they can ruin your day.
Our popular course, Bike Repair 101: Hands-on Intro to Bike Maintenance, returns this year with multiple dates and locations to choose from. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 @ 7:27 am
Join us for MEC/EBC Club Night on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 7pm-9pm!
EBC members can purchase regular priced merchandise at 10% off – even bikes and boats. Products on clearance or marked down or products that get a discount from packages are not eligible for the 10% discount.
Door prizes will be awarded throughout the night as well. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 @ 1:05 pm
Watch this short video to learn how to steal a bike in under 20 seconds. And how to protect against having your bike stolen.
Register your bike or report it stolen at http://bikeindex.org
If your bike is stolen, you can file an online police report with the Edmonton Police Service. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 @ 5:01 am
The draft includes protected bike lanes for most of the length of the roadways, as well as numerous improvements to the pedestrian realm, including correcting missing sidewalks and designs to discourage speeding. (read more…) »
Posted by Chris on Friday, April 1, 2016 @ 8:26 am
Leaked planning documents from the City of Edmonton show plans for a downtown freeway loop cutting through much of downtown and the river valley. In the plans, extensive freeways and interchanges would align with and replace Mill Creek Ravine, 95 St, the land between 106 Ave and 107 Ave, 110 St through 113 St, River Valley Road, and MacKinnon Ravine. (read more…) »