GObike News

July 29, 2019

Why Am I Scared To Ride a Bike?

A comic from The Nib, a daily comic website, outlines why riding a bike can be scary, even for life-long cyclists. 

July 17, 2019

MLK Pop-up Project Turns Permanent

Short-term action can lead to long-term change. So we had heard. In 2017, for GObike Buffalo’s first pop-up project on Fillmore Avenue, we put the theory to test. Two years later, our first temporary pop-up project has turned permanent. The project demonstrates the effectiveness of temporary …

July 17, 2019

Major Funding Announced for Grant Street Projects

GObike Executive Director Justin Booth joined  New York State Assemblyman Sean Ryan, Buffalo Common Council Majority Leader David Rivera, Owner of G&L Flooring Paul Murphy and Owner of Freddy J’s BBQ Fred Daniel to discuss two recent investments in Grant Street.

July 17, 2019

Crossroads for Creativity

GObike attended University District Community Development Association Crossroads for Creativity event last weekend, where they made a special announcement of $50,000 grant from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds administered by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo to support a …

July 15, 2019

Impasse in Shoreline Trail Between Aqua Lane and Riverside Parks

Bike community, we need your help! There is a giant hole in the Shoreline Trail.

July 12, 2019

How American Law Enforces Automobile Dependency

The paradox of transportation in the late 20th Century is that while it became possible to travel to the moon, it also became impossible, in many cases, to walk across the street. —Joell Vanderwagen

July 9, 2019

A Guide to Buffalo Restaurants with Free Bike Parking 

The Buffalo News recently published a list of Buffalo restaurants with free parking.  It might sound nice but there is really no such thing as free parking. Also, our cars are decimating our planet, communities, fellow species, and personal health so we all …

July 3, 2019

American Pedestrians Killed More than European Pedestrians

Why do American pedestrians die more than European pedestrians?   

June 25, 2019

Marcy Dandes Memorial Family Bike Ride Announcement

The first annual Marcy Dandes Memorial Family Bike Ride was announced today, to be held on September 28. The ride will be in memory of Marcy Dandes, late spouse of GObike Buffalo board member, Jonathan A. Dandes. 

June 24, 2019

Dangerous by Design: Buffalo’s Streets

A bicycle-motor vehicle collision put a bicyclist in critical condition and shut down Kenmore Avenue early this morning. We sincerely hope for the cyclist’s speedy recovery and restoration to full health.