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GOBike News

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 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

Cyclist-of-the-month

June 14, 2019

Marc Moscato: Buffalo Bike Tours

A historian, educator and ukulele player, Marc Moscato's Buffalo Bike Tours provide a biking experience as unique as the city itself. Visit Buffalo Bike Tours for more information and to register for a ride. 

February 4, 2019

Jalonda Hill: Colored Girls Bike Too

Jalonda Hill is the founder of Colored Girls Bike Too, an all-weather bicycle commuter, and a bicycle advocate. She was nominated for GObike's 2018 Cyclist of the Year.

January 4, 2019

John Cotter: Volunteer of the Year, Youth Volunteer

John Cotter was awarded Volunteer of the Year for 2018 at our annual Solstice Soirée in December. He has been our youth volunteer at the community workshop for over a year. 

November 28, 2018

Anthony Brown, Miro Rakic, Deacon Newhouse: The Great Winter Get Out

Anthony Brown, Miro Rakic, and Deacon Newhouse took the top rankings for the Campus Cycling Collective's Great Winter Get Out last winter. Though they braved the elements to rack up the points that secured their victory, they all commute via bicycle in the winter.

In-The-News

April 23, 2019

Another Voice: Mobility Hub will Help 201 Ellicott Enhance Downtown

GObike has been working for over 10 years to support active mobility for cyclists, pedestrians and transit riders. In that time, we have never seen a development that advances our mission and the City of Buffalo’s goals for social equity, sustainability and access to the extent of the …

September 22, 2018

GObike Buffalo’s Tactical Refresh Program Gains Traction

GObike's Tactical Refresh program is giving Buffalo's worn road paint some much-needed attention and making streets safer for those who walk and bike.

August 2, 2018

Bike lanes on some busy Buffalo streets get a new coat of paint

Business First highlights a new partnership between the City of Buffalo, Rigidized Metals and GObike Buffalo to maintain safe Complete Streets along some of Buffalo's busiest bicycling corridors.

August 1, 2018

A collaborative approach to “refreshing” on-road bicycle facilities.

GObike has teamed up with the City of Buffalo and Rigidized Metals to refresh on-road bicycle facilities, helping to maintain our Complete Streets!