GObike News

March 1, 2019

GObike Buffalo to Judge Mayor Byron Brown's EcoChallenge

Mayor Byron W. Brown launched his 2nd Annual Mayor’s Civic Innovation Challenge - Powered by AT&T, seeking creative solutions to promote and increase recycling rates, or other sustainability initiatives in the City of Buffalo. We're excited for GObike Buffalo's Executive Director, Justin …

February 14, 2019

GObike Buffalo Announces Sixth Annual SkyRide Highlighting Buffalo’s Parkway Revival Movement

For the sixth year, GObike Buffalo will be hosting the SkyRide, our signature bike ride providing riders the opportunity to explore the past, present and future of Buffalo’s roadways through a bike ride highlighting our legacy highways—the Skyway, Scajaquada Expressway, and Kensington …

February 4, 2019

The Montgomery Bus Boycott and the Bicycle

Black History Month Highlight: Did you know that Montgomery residents not only walked and carpooled as an alternative to public transit during the boycott— they also biked?  

February 1, 2019

GObike Releases Three-Year Strategic Plan

Thanks to support from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, GObike Buffalo has developed an organizational strategic plan for the next three years to outline and define our trajectory. Highlights include expanding our geographic scope to include all of Western New York, sharpening our advocacy …

January 21, 2019

Bicycle Friendly Niagara Falls Stakeholder Committee Minutes, January 15

GObike Niagara hosted our second stakeholder meeting on January 16 at the Niagara Falls Convention Center. 

January 3, 2019

Growing Cities and Variable Parking Pricing  

Downtown Buffalo has a parking problem—short-term, on-street parking demand in our dense downtown core often exceeds supply. Just outside the core, less than a 10 minute walk away, we have an abundant supply of both on-street and off-street parking, and low demand. 

January 2, 2019

1,000 Ways to Get Downtown: Downtown Parking Price Increase

Downtown Buffalo has a parking problem—short-term, on-street parking demand in our dense downtown core often exceeds supply. Just outside the core, less than a 10-minute walk away, we have an abundant supply of both on-street and off-street parking, and low demand. As a recent editorial in …

December 20, 2018

New GO Train Route from Niagara Falls to Toronto

Getting to Toronto by train just got a tad easier.

December 18, 2018

Community Workshop Hosts Annual Kids' Bike Build-A-Thon

For the fifth year, GObike Buffalo's community workshop hosted a bike build-a-thon, completing 55 kids' bikes in 12 hours. 

December 18, 2018

There's an App for That: Buffalo 311

Did you know you can file your City of Buffalo service requests straight from the comfort of the smartphone glued to your palm?

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