Algiers

New Orleans’ historic Algiers communities are the first to have Moving New Orleans Bikes network constructed

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Marconi Drive along City Park

Algiers is receiving the first 11 miles of low-stress bikeways along 11 corridors. 

These corridors will connect residents to local businesses, grocery stores, schools, as well as biking and nature trails.

Construction is expected to be finished in the fall of 2020.
To engage and inform the Algiers community, as well as gain feedback on the their plans for improving street safety, the City of New Orleans held public meetings on improvements coming to Upper and Lower Algiers.
The presentations contain detailed descriptions and diagrams of how the City if bringing more safety and less stress to streets in Algiers.

Download the presentation for improvements in Upper Algiers

Download the presentation for improvements in Lower Algiers

Algiers portion of the city-wide low-stress bikeway network (Highlighted corridors prioritized for construction in '20/'21)

The New Orleans Complete Streets Coalition is proud to support the efforts of the City of New Orleans and others to improve transportation options and build complete streets by ensuring strong community participation in planning and design efforts. Your input is needed!

Give your input to New Links: Reimagine Our Transit Network project being conducted by the Regional Planning Commission and the Regional Transit Authority to improve the region’s public transit system.

Participate in Moving New Orleans Bikes, part of the City of New Orleans’ overall Moving New Orleans transportation strategy, to help create a collective vision for a network of connected and protected bikeways.

Sign up to get updates from the Coalition to stay informed about all the opportunities for engaging with your government to support safe and accessible streets and transportation options for everyone. 

UPCOMING

Smart Biking

Smart Biking

Free

Smart Biking is a free course designed to help anyone feel comfortable safely riding a bike in traffic. The class is structured into two Zoom sessions and one in-person/road riding...

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July 29, 2021
Meet the Artist – A Bike Ride with Jenny Perez

Meet the Artist – A Bike Ride with Jenny Perez

$15

Jenny Perez, Old No. 77's "Artist in Residency", will be wrapping up her month-long stay in New Orleans with an intimate bicycle ride presented by Beauty & Brawn. The ride...

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August 04, 2021
Weekend Youth Bike Camp

Weekend Youth Bike Camp

Free

Get your bike skills ready before rolling back to school! Our free 2-day bike camp on the Greenway will provide in depth safety trainings for elementary and middle school students....

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August 07, 2021
White Linen Night – Bicycle Valet

White Linen Night – Bicycle Valet

White Linen Night at the Contemporary Arts Center returns! Bike to Julia street and let us watch your bicycle at our Bicycle Valet while you visit the open galleries. We'll...

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August 07, 2021
Bike Infrastructure Workshop

Bike Infrastructure Workshop

Free

This virtual workshop will cover the different types of bike infrastructure you'll see on the streets, as well as how to safely navigate whether biking, walking or driving. We'll also...

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August 10, 2021