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March 15, 2019

Support Carry-On Bicycle Service for Amtrak Trains

“Carry-On Bicycle Service” allows bicyclists to carry on to and then store their bicycle in the passenger car of a train without boxing, bagging, or disassembling it.

March 15, 2019

Downtown Parking Access Plan—Not Accessible For All?

Last month, we interviewed Jalonda Hill, founder of Colored Girls Bike Too, a group seeking to normalize biking among women of color in marginalized communities. Jalonda outlined many points in her interview on existing transportation inequities and barriers to travel in communities of color, …

March 12, 2019

Enforceable Speed Limits Near Buffalo Schools on the Horizon

Buffalo's City Council is considering creating a law to reduce the speed limit around Buffalo City schools for a quarter mile around each of the roughly 100 public, charter, private and parochial schools in Buffalo. 

March 11, 2019

Buffalo Wintermission Events and Survey

Dread winter? Love the cold? Whether you hibernate or celebrate, the City of Buffalo wants to hear from you!

Cyclist-of-the-month

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.

April 20, 2017

Jim Jones, Town of Tonawanda Engineer

Our cyclist of the month is Jim Jones, Engineer for Town of Tonawanda and complete streets advocate. This month's submission is by Rebecca Riley, fellow cyclist and author of Imaginomix, a blog about economics, diversity, creativity, and bikes. 

In-The-News

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!

July 30, 2018

Regional Transportation Management Association Launches Business Memberships

Go Buffalo Niagara is giving a boost to area commuters by offering incentives to those who choose to walk, bike or use public transportation to commute to work.