Sedona’s Red Rock Road — 5 years on

In late summer of 2010, the Verde Valley Cyclists Coalition celebrated the completion of the “Red Rock Road” project on Highway 179 between Sedona and the Village of Oak Creek. This was a monumental project,

Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists Striving for Significant Advocacy Milestones in 2015

CAzBike pres.Bob Beane Bob is the Coalition’s President.  The Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists began in 1991 with a dream of developing an effective statewide bicycling advocacy organization/network in Arizona. When we consider that meant developing a functioning team across geography the size of New England, with 45% of New England’s population, this was no small […]

CAzBike Activites and Achievements

National Level Primary AZ liaison to the League of American Bicyclists (attended National Summits, host visits by LAB staff, responded to/participated in BFS, BFC, BFB, BFU evaluations, wrote article for American Bicyclist covering Hwy 179 improvements, etc.). Represented LAB in awarding BFC designation to several communities (Chandler, Cottonwood). Membership in national organizations: LAB, IMBA, Alliance […]

2013 Annual meeting wrapup

It was a lovely November afternoon on Aunt Chilada’s patio… thanks to all of those who came out for the meeting! BOARD ELECTIONS Over the past year, Mary Kay Black, and Sheryl Keeme have resigned their board seats — the Coalition wishes to thank them for their service. The entire existing slate of directors was […]

President’s Report – 2011 Annual Meeting

CAzB President’s Report – 2011 Annual Membership Meeting Meeting/Committee Participation – e.g. MAG Bicycle Pedestrian Committee, Glendale Bicycle Advisory Committee Phoenix Bicycle Summit participation Cover Article for League of American Bicyclists Mar/Apr Magazine – Red Rock Road Extreme Road Makeover (Sedona/VOC Hwy 179 Project) Executive Director Hired  Clear Channel radio interviews – safe cycling, 3-foot […]

CAzB Spring Update

by Bob Beane, President, Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists As anyone knows who has crossed over from “simply” being a bicyclist to being a bicycling advocate, there are not enough hours in a day…The more you immerse yourself in this world, the more you find that needs to be done. Possibly, that’s one of the reasons […]

CAzBike working for you! 2010 accomplishments; year in review

The Coalition works hard all year round to improve conditions for Arizona’s cyclists. Our year conceptually ends in September, President Bob Beane noted these Activities & Accomplishments of the past yearOrganizational/Membership: Drafted the first written set of annual goals and objectives for the CAzB. Added Sterling Baer and Wayne Cullop to Advisory Board. Added or […]

CAzBike 2008 Year in Review

For nearly twenty years CAzBike has been YOUR advocacy and education resource in Arizona. Made up of hundreds of individual and family members, as well as many supporting businesses and clubs, we have represented you across the state and nation.Our advocates have represented Arizona Arizona at the Bike Education Conference in Austin Texas, The National […]