CAzbike Officers

The (new) Board of Directors elected the following slate of officers at their first meeting which was held October 17, 2010: Bob Beane – President  Bob Jenson – Vice President  Kathy Mills – Vice President of Education  Gail Hildebrandt – Treasurer  Sheila Foraker – Secretary Results of elections for Board of Director seats at the […]

Coalition Board of Directors changes

Thanks to those who came out for our 2011 Annual meeting. An election was held for board of directors positions.Gene Holmerud, and Alison Van Uum will be stepping down as board members — the Coalition would like to thank them for all their hard work over the years. Alison will stay on as Membership Chair. […]

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 […]

CA 3-foot passing bill vetoed

The Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists supports the passage of California’s Senate Bill 910 Mr. Jim BrownCommunications DirectorCalifornia Bicycle Coalition1017 L Street, #288, Sacramento, CA 95814 Re: 3 Foot Safe Passing Distance Law Dear Mr. Brown: The Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists would like to express our support for enactment of a three foot safe passing distance […]

Two ADOT Planning Projects

…that Arizona Bicyclists Should Follow By Bob Beane, President, Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists Until about two years ago, when I became president of the Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists, the portions of ADOT activity that affected bicyclists were a mystery to me. Well, at times, they are still a mystery. But, I can honestly say that […]

Eric Post Law Named Bicyclist Friendly Business

Eric Post serves the Coalition’s Legal Advisor: The League of American Bicyclists announced the Law Office of Eric Post is a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB), in a diverse and groundbreaking number of 111 new BFBs across the United States. The variety in the type and size of businesses applying for the BFB award shows the […]

BFC: Scottsdale gets gold; Tempe renews silver; Phx gets honorable mention

League Announces Fall 2011 Bicycle Friendly Communities Scottsdale was awarded Gold level, up from Silver. Tempe renewed their Silver level. And Phoenix for the first time received Honorable Mention.Arizona communities currently enjoying BFC status are Gold — Tucson/East Pima Region, Scottsdale Silver — Tempe, and Flagstaff Bronze — Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa and Sedona Read the LAB […]

CAzBike Membership ANNUAL Meeting: Monday October 10

Notices: Our regular September meeting has been cancelled; and our regular October meeting will be held one week earlier than usual. Our next scheduled meeting will be our ANNUAL meeting:Monday October 10, 2011. 6:00PM. Location: Boulders on Broadway Bar and Grill (map) 530 W. Broadway in Tempe AZ 85282, 480.921.9431 Annual elections for board seats […]

Sedona Metric Centuries: Oct 15 and 16

Sedona Metric Centuries: Oct 15 & 16, 2011 TWO DAYS – FOUR ROUTES. All rides will stage from the Big Park Community School… visit www.sedonacentury.com for full info and registration.

Peoria 107th Ave Road Diet in jeopardy

107th Ave, Peoria, AZ road diet Cyclists, please check out this section of 107th Ave in the city of Peoria and register feedback. In July 2011, the City of Peoria implemented a road diet on 107th Avenue from Northern Ave to Olive Ave, reducing the number of travel lanes from two in each direction plus […]