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GOBike News

October 17, 2019

End of the Season Review: Community Workshop

Though our community workshop stays busy year-round with programming, recycle-a-bicycle classes, and, of course, our annual Cranksgiving event, we've have a busy year to-date, with more than 2,000 workshop visitors (and counting!).

October 17, 2019

End of the Season Review: Pop-Up Complete Streets

Since April, GObike has been working with community groups around Western New York to implement pop-up complete street projects. These low-cost temporary infrastructure projects are designed and often constructed by the community, and allow residents to experience traffic calming in their …

October 15, 2019

Passenger Vehicle Emissions Continue to Rise in Buffalo Area

The transportation sector is the greatest source of GHG emissions in New York and the United States. Most of these emissions (60 percent) come from passenger vehicles. 

October 7, 2019

Federal Highway Administration Requests Crosswalk Art Removal

The Federal Highway Administration is not keen on crosswalk art and has asked one town in Ames, Iowa, to "take the necessary steps to remove the non-compliant crosswalk art as soon as it is feasible." (The Chicago crosswalk pictured here includes words such as, "yell, sniff, yield, …

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

September 23, 2019

Another Voice: Need for speed is not top priority on Scajaquada Corridor

No matter where you sit on the issue, we can all agree: The current Scajaquada Corridor design is untenable. Printed in the Buffalo News on September 21, 2019. 

August 6, 2019

$400,000 in Grant Money Given to Revitalize Grant Street

In WKBW on July 17, 2019

August 6, 2019

East Side Brewery & Bar Bike Tour Set for Saturday

In Buffalo Rising on August 6, 2019.