Monthly Archives: June 2011

Call for Volunteers @ Eat Real Festival… yum!

CCBC will run the bike valet at the incredibly cool Eat Real Festival this July. After thousands of cyclists flocked to the event in Oakland last year, festival organizer Clare Baxter wants to attract 500 cyclists to the L.A. edition … Continue reading

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June Family Ride Celebrates Ballona Creek Bike Path

You may have noticed when the Ballona Creek path at Overland was closed for construction… You may have had the pleasure of riding on the new-and-improved path after it opened… Now celebrate the success of this great initiative and say … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Culver City and CCPD

[UPDATE: for more information on this accident, including a report on the condition of the injured cyclists, interviews with victims and witnesses, status of the DUI charge and more, please see this post in Bikeside.] Regarding the recent tragic collision … Continue reading

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Cycling Tragedy in our Backyard

We knew it was coming. We didn’t expect this. The popularity of the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook and the amount of traffic on Jefferson were bound to spell disaster. Thursday, disaster struck as a woman, allegedly under the influence, ran … Continue reading

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June Family Ride

The June Family Ride will be on Saturday, June 25 (note day and time change).  We will be doing a short ride from Downtown to the Overland Gate of the Ballona Creek Bike Path, where the mayor and other city … Continue reading

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News From South Bay: Review Master Plan

From Marissa Christiansen South Bay Initiative Director Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition The long-awaited draft of the South Bay Bicycle Master Plan is now available online and open for public review.  We’d love to hear your comments.  Tell us what … Continue reading

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Bike Valet: Park in Style

What is a bike valet? Bike valets provide safe, centralized, “luxury” parking for cyclists, who are too often relegated to locking up their bikes at the nearest young tree or signpost. Valets are also a way for bike businesses and … Continue reading

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