In-The-News

January 10, 2018

Buffalo Advocates Convince New York DOT to Rethink a Half-Baked Highway Removal

The state had pushed a "boulevard" design that was too much like the highway it was supposed to replace.

January 9, 2018

Community stakeholders welcome reset on Scajaquada Corridor project

The decision Monday by the New York State Department of Transportation to suspend its Scajaquada Corridor redesign project, in its most recent form, was welcomed by community stakeholders who hope the next draft will be one that satisfies their desires for the roadway and affected nearby lands.

January 8, 2018

State Drops Contested Plan to Convert Scajaquada into Lower-Speed Boulevard

The state has put the brakes on a plan to convert the Scajaquada Expressway into a lower-speed boulevard after receiving public comments that were overwhelmingly in opposition.

December 16, 2017

A little bit of grease, a little bit of love, and bikes are reborn for kids

(From The Buffalo News) GObike Buffalo's community workshop on Colvin Avenue recently turned into Santa's workshop, with bicycle mechanics and volunteers transforming donated two-wheelers into gifts worthy to be set under the tree on Christmas morning.

November 8, 2017

Stay in your lane! Neighborhood warns drivers to share road with bikes.

Fillmore Forward is taking steps to improve bicycle safety in their neighborhood.

October 23, 2017

Once So Chic and Swooshy, Freeways Are Falling Out of Favor

Several cities face pressure to tear down the 1960s-era mega-roads and reinstate pedestrian-friendly streets. Jane Jacobs told you so!

October 13, 2017

Ashford talks ways to better town with Complete Streets

GObike's Justin Booth met with Town of Ashford officials to discuss improving roadway safety through Complete Streets

September 23, 2017

Another Voice: Scajaquada Plan Protects the Legacy of Robert Moses

GObike Executive Director Justin Booth calls on the State to support a plan for the Scajaquada Expressway that honors the legacies of Olmsted and Buffalo's original planners, not that of Robert Moses.

September 5, 2017

The Tour de Farms in Buffalo Is the Coolest Bike Ride You'll Do All Year

It's one of the most Portland things we've seen outside of Portland, and it's just one example of how New York State's second city is evolving.

August 28, 2017

Temporary Bike Lanes “Pop-Up” on Fillmore Avenue

Community, city and GObike team up to install Buffalo's first pop-up bike lanes in Martin Luther King, Jr. Park.

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