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Bike Easy’s program to help people get bikes to those in need during COVID-19
In this moment of isolation, the New Orleans biking community is staying connected and engaged. Here’s some things you can do right now to keep our biking community rolling strong.
Support a local business during this crisis by donating a gift card to the Bike Easy April Challenge.
New Orleans has experienced two fatal hit-and-runs of people walking and biking in consecutive days
A Special Update from the Executive Director
Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association debuts a new plan for safe walking, biking, and driving at this year’s Jazz Fest
AHA! Moments On A Police Bike Ride
Executive Director Shares Reflections on Major Update to New Orleans Bike Share System
The grant from RTC’s Doppelt Family Fund will support organizing work to help create the Louisiana Bootlace Trail Network
Regarding the fatal hit-and-run car crash that killed a bicyclist on Canal St. Thursday evening:
Wondering what we did in 2019? Check out our presentation!
Next year will be one of the most important in recent history for better bicycling.
Congratulations to the 2019 award winners!
Vote YES on November 16th for four ballot measures that will improve our complete streets infrastructure and protect vulnerable residents
Help build awareness and mobilize support for Bike Easy with a part-time contract to manage social media and other communications
Dispatch from the 2019 Bike!Bike! Conference in Tijuana
Community Program Coordinator, David Meza, visited this year’s conference in Indianapolis
Local groups launch campaign to show support for improving transportation options and building safe, complete streets
Come out this Saturday, September 28 to celebrate transportation improvements coming to the Westbank
Bike Easy conducts People-Friendly Driving Workshop for Lyft Drivers
Bike Easy News and Events
Sign up as a Complete Streets Ambassador for Fall 2019
New Orleans Complete Streets Coalition praises draft of bikeway network blueprint for promise of safety, equity, and connectivity
Attend a city-wide meeting Thursday, August 8th.
Bike Easy has a new Campaign Organizer.
Get a sneak peek!
Bike Easy Action Alert
Tips, tricks, and laws pertaining to bike parking.
What’s happening at Bike Easy in July.
Press release from the Clean Fuel Partnership regarding the Clean Fleet Awards.
Bike Easy hosts a community bike tour of upcoming biking and mobility improvements for Algiers residents and businesses
PeopleForBikes Foundation / Better Bike Share Partnership Bike Easy / Blue Bikes for All - Final Challenge Grant Report
Watch as Eric tells us about his experience with Blue Bikes
Serve at Bike Easy as the Tulane AmeriCorps VISTA, Tulane Center for Public Service — Membership and Volunteer Coordinator
Bike Easy News
Join our team to make biking, walking, and other affordable mobility options accessible to the residents of Greater New Orleans
Add your voice!
A nola.com op-ed from Penny DeNoble of GirlTrek
A nola.com op-ed from Derek Chisholm, driver, a cyclist, and an urban planner and designer in New Orleans.
A nola.com op-ed from Matt Hendrickson, policy director at local transit advocacy organization, RIDE New Orleans
A nola.com op-ed from Rob Henig Bell, Campaign Manager at Bike Easy
Tuesday, May 14th 6 - 7:30 pm.
Bike Easy News
Find an open house public meeting near you!
Working towards Complete Streets
Past and future Bike Easy events and announcements
Tips, talking points, and answers to frequently asked questions about bike infrastructure.
The City of New Orleans is hosting public meetings and taking online input to inform a citywide protected bikeway network plan — RSVP today!
The connected, protected bikeway network demonstration report includes evaluation findings, survey results, and recommendations for moving New Orleans forward!
Get familiar with biking and walking lingo
A letter from Rob Bell to The Advocate
Join us this Sunday
Get involved today!
City Council Testimony from Dan Favre
What’s going on at Bike Easy this week.
Add your voice to the call for safe and equitable mobility options
Advocating to update the parish comprehensive plan.
“Safe, connected and protected bike lanes have never been more needed.”
Summary of past and upcoming Bike Easy events!
Bike Easy is working to make sure the Blue Bikes system works as a transportation solution to service and hospitality workers.
Bike Easy has teamed with local organizations to provide transportation solutions to those in need.
Speaking up for safe streets and sidewalks in New Orleans East
Support Complete Streets in Greater New Orleans!
Keep in the know with Bike Easy!
Check out the video of Blake, Frank, and Hannah taking us on a tour of the Connect the Crescent network and telling us why it matters.
Sharing 2018 highlights from our friends at Bike Law Louisiana!
The 3-month demonstration undergoes deconstruction
(and tell us about it!)
Join Laura for her tour of the demonstration!
Help decide where to put more Blue Bikes racks in the expansion areas.
A look at 15 years of education, community, and advocacy.
Take the Connect The Crescent - Transportation Choices Survey
Looking back on 15 years of bicycle advocacy
How to use current Connect the Crescent installations.
Bike Easy and Blue Bikes organized a community ride for members of GirlTrek
More protected bikeways are coming!
Contact your elected officials to support Connect The Crescent
David visits Portland, a city with many transportation solutions, for a conference on improving bike share.
News for the week.
Over 50 volunteers started improving Baronne Street on Saturday, Sept 8
Get involved with Connect the Crescent - one of the largest ‘pop-up’ demonstration projects in the country
Talking to neighbors about Connect the Crescent.
Something big is about to blast off.
Stories from installing a Living with Water and Traffic Calming pop-up
Let Mayor LaToya Cantrell know you support better biking and walking in New Orleans!
Thursday, July 26th at 10 am
A Complete Streets Ambassador’s Perspective
Making busy Gentilly streets safer for walking & biking and showcasing how we can better live with water at home and in the neighborhood
Summary of an economic analysis of biking from Bike Baton Rouge
Our Executive Director recently returned from a bicycle study tour in the Netherlands
A difficult, if not impossible, task.
2018 Conference and Big Jump Meetup in Indianapolis
A new grant takes aim at providing equitable transit for all.
Nick’s take on bicycling in New Orleans.
Dan Favre, Executive Director, gives the weekly update.
A discussion about the upcoming bikeway installation.