Atlanta Streets Alive: Cross-City is THIS SUNDAY! It’s our longest route to date so you won’t want to miss it. Enjoy a few photos from our Central route thisnpst April and get PUMPED . • Join us on Howell Mill Rd. * Marietta St. * Decatur St. * DeKalb Ave as we connect 21 neighborhoods and extending into Decatur on W. Howard for a bonus mile and the city’s first Decatur Streets Alive — plus enjoy extended hours from 2pm - 8pm. Link in profile for more info! 📸 by @wildgrainphotography and @latrecespieces
Today is Ben, our policy and campaign manager’s last day. It’s been almost five years of hard work and dedication and he is leaving Atlanta Bicycle Coalition better than he found it. THANK YOU BEN ! • Ben sent out an email to our members to keep you in the loop of what he’ll be doing and how he plans to stay involved with ABC! Hint—he is becoming a sustaining member and is challenging you to do the same. 💥Check the link in our bio and Instagram story . • If you’d like to drop a thank you or any well wishes to Ben in the comments we’ll be sure to share them 🚲🚲
MAY is bike month. THIS WEEK is bike to work week. THIS FRIDAY is #BikeThere Day ! WHY? Bike Month and all the events and festivities included is a way for states, cities, community organizations and YOU to celebrate and educate people about the benefits of using two wheels to get to work. It’s possible, it’s fun and the number of Atlantans who want to #OptOutofTraffic is growing. Join us ! WHO? #BikeThere Day is Atlanta Bicycle Coalition’s inclusive spin on Bike to Work Day! It’s organized by yours truly, hosted by the community and fueled by @clifbar. Find a station, fuel up on a @CLIF bar and snag this awesome sticker. Tag a friend and encourage them to ride! Check our stories and link in bio for more info! #BikeThere#bikemonth#biketoworkday#thebikeistheanswer
Were you at #AtlantaStreetsAlive on Peachtree St. earlier this month? If so, please fill out the survey in the link in our profile to help us make Atlanta Streets Alive the best experience for everyone! And mark your calendars for our next route (our longest route yet) on June 9!
Behind the scenes interview with @wsbtv talking about Dekalb Ave complete Streets project. Did you see us on the news earlier tonight ?
If you haven’t heard there will be no bike lanes, no sidewalk improvements, no Complete Streets for DeKalb Ave, just the status quo. There will be a community-led ride gathering at tomorrow morning at 7:45 a.m. just south of DeKalb Avenue, at Wisteria Way and Rocky Ford Road, and then pedaling west to Proof Bakeshop on Hurt Street. Join the Let's Escalate! Demand Complete Streets on DeKalb Ave Ride #renewdekalbave
Link in profile for @curbed article with more info.