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Community Meeting Results

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

  The BikeABQ Cycling in Albuquerque Community Discussion was held on Saturday, Feb. 7 at 2pm at Sport Systems. One of the highlights of the meeting was the presentation of the results of the Community Survey which is available  in PDF format here: BikeABQ_survey_2015. More coverage on our meeting will be posted...

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Complete Streets Adopted!

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

( Feb. 20, 2015 ) It’s official: the Mayor has signed the Complete Streets ordinance! What does this mean? The most noticeable impacts will be seen on roads in poor condition which are already scheduled for repaving. Historically, when roads were repaved, they would be torn up and replaced with the exact same striping, lane widths, etc. Now, opportunities for wider bike lanes and narrower traffic lanes will be explored and in some cases implemented. This will generally occur in short segments because different segments of the same road...

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Complete Streets Ordinance

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in Advocacy | 0 comments

Last Step to Make Albuquerque’s Complete Streets Ordinance Real – Urge Mayor Berry to sign this legislation. City Council passing the Complete Streets Ordinance last Wednesday was a major step, but now the last step is Mayor Berry signing this piece of legislation. Please contact the Mayor urging him to sign the Complete Streets Ordinance (O-14-27) that was unanimously passed by City Council. E-mail Mayor Berry: mayorberry@cabq.gov or fill in the online form: http://www.cabq.gov/mayor/how-can-we-help Information on the Complete...

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Register your bike with the Bernalillo Sheriff’s Department

Posted by on Jan 7, 2015 in Bike News, City News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

BCSO has a new online registration database. This will help them return stolen bikes if they are found — and hundreds of bikes are recovered every year! You can register your bike and upload a photo of it at http://www.bernco.gov/bcso-bicycle-form.

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BikeABQ Member & Volunteer Picnic

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in BikeABQ Events, Volunteers | 0 comments

Sunday, May 18, 3 – 7pm Old Town Farm,  949 Montoya Road BikeABQ invites our Volunteers and current Members to join us for a picnic at Old Town Farm on Sunday, May 18, 2014, 3pm – 7pm. BikeABQ will supply the main course, beverages, and picnic supplies. Attendees are welcome to bring additional items such as sides, desserts, fruit, chips, etc., but it is not required. Please email your RSVP by Friday, May 16 to Ann@BikeABQ.org. Please include who will be attending and, if you plan to bring a dish, what it will be. Attendees are...

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BikeABQ November and December Meetings Rescheduled

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Because of the holidays, we are rescheduling our November and December Board Meetings to the third Tuesday of the month: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 6:00 p.m. Trek Superstore 5000 Menaul Boulevard NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110 Tuesday, December 17, 2013 6:00 p.m. Trek Superstore 5000 Menaul Boulevard NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110 Join us  to learn more about cycling issues in the Albuquerque metro and to get...

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Final 50-Mile Loop Plan

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Mayor’s Office has finalized the 50-Mile Loop Plan document and are beginning design on the first segment. Wilson & Co. will discuss the placement of the pedestrian bridge with the Mayor’s Office and seek input from interested parties in the future. Visit the updated webpage to learn more:

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Bicycle Mechanic Park Tool 101

Posted by on Sep 23, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

CNM Workforce Training Center Don’t be left in the rain!  Master the basic repair and maintenance skills needed by both the novice and advanced cyclist. You will learn how to maintain your bicycle, repair flats, adjust brakes/ headsets/ wheel hubs, and wheel truing. You will also learn to adjust gears, replace cables and housing, change a cassette, remove the cranks and bottom bracket, and keep the drive train running smoothly. Requirement: bring your working bicycle and a helmet. Price includes the new 3rd edition of the Big Blue Book of...

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BikeABQ September Meeting

Posted by on Sep 20, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You are invited to the BikeABQ monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 24 at Trek.  We will discuss bike issues and events in and around Albuquerque. Learn about the latest bike projects, fun events, and ways you can help expand and improve bike facilities in our community. BikeABQ Meeting Tuesday, July 23, 2013 6:00 p.m. NOTE: We have moved the meeting to 6:00 p.m. to ensure we finish by 8:00 p.m. Trek Superstore 5000 Menaul Boulevard NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110...

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