GObike News

October 19, 2018

Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board Updates

The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) meets each month to review thoroughfare plans with proposed pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure improvements from the City of Buffalo Department of Public Works. October updates are included below. 

October 19, 2018

GObike Buffalo Completes Walkable Jimmerstown Report

Under the New York State Department of Health's Creating Healthy Schools and Communities grant, GObike Buffalo completed a Seneca Nation Complete Streets Plan for Jimmerstown, New York, outlining measures to calm traffic to create a walkable community.  

October 18, 2018

Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to Invest $50 Million in Regional Trailways

The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation announced a $100 million investment in parks and trails in Western New York.

October 15, 2018

Places for Bikes Community Survey

We know you love surveys. Here's another one. 

October 8, 2018

Niagara Falls Boulevard is Unsafe

"Niagara Falls Boulevard was built with motor vehicles, not pedestrians, in mind, and its design creates dangerous conditions for people walking along or across the busy roadway."

October 3, 2018

Key Design Guide to Include Safe Bike Infrastructure

A national design guide for street infrastructure, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials’ (AASHTO’) Bike Guide, may feature some new design elements for bike infrastructure in its next edition—including protected bike lanes, protected …

September 24, 2018

Governor Cuomo Announces $6.5 Million Grant to Expand Empire State Trail in WNY

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has received a $6.5 million grant from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation to expand the Empire State Trail initiative in Western New York. The grant will be used to enhance the trail …

September 19, 2018

GObike Buffalo Receives Grant to Develop Niagara Falls Bicycle Master Plan

GObike Buffalo has received a $82,615 grant from the Oath's Yahoo Community Fund for Niagara County - Empire State Development to develop and implement a plan to create a bicycle-friendly Niagara Falls.  

September 18, 2018

Engagement and Planning Survey

Help us build a better Buffalo! Take our engagement and planning survey.

September 13, 2018

Rails-to-Trails Pathway to Extend to Erie Canal

The Rail-to-Trail pathway will extend to connect to the Erie Canal.