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2012

‘SHARE OUR STREETS’ BICYCLE SAFETY CAMPAIGN ROLLS THROUGHOUT CITY AND WEB| A comprehensive safety outreach campaign encouraging motorists and bicyclists to “Share Our Streets” is underway throughout Long Beach and on the web.

BIKE LONG BEACH, LBPD TEAM UP TO PROMOTE SIDEWALK SAFETY | With Long Beach continuing to gain acclaim as one of the most bike-friendly cities in the natin, more residents and visitors are riding bicyclists in the City than ever before.

‘GO LONG BEACH APP’ PROVIDES 22,000 SERVICE REQUESTS, WITH 97 PERCENT CLOSURE RATE | The City launches a successful Smartphone application connecting neighborhoods to faster service of commonly reported problems.

VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR 5th ANNUAL BICYCLE COUNT  |  The City of Long Beach and California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) are seeking volunteers to conduct bike and pedestrian counts at more than 35 locations throughout the city.

BIKE NATION, CITY OF LONG BEACH ANNOUNCE PLANS TO LAUNCH LARGE BIKE SHARING PROGRAM |  The City of Long Beach and Bike Nation are teaming up to launch one of the largest bike share programs in California.

BICYCLING MAGAZINE TOP 20 PRESS RELEASE  |  Long Beach makes top 20 bike friendly city ranking in the August 2012 issue of Bicycling Magazine

LONG BEACH MARKS NATIONAL BIKE MONTH 2012 WITH BIKEFEST |  May is National Bike Month and Long Beach will be home to be more than a dozen public events

BIKE LONG BEACH PROVIDES FREE BIKE SAFETY RODEOS  |  The City is offering free bike safety clinics to neighborhood organizations and non-profits as part of Bike Long Beach “Share Our Streets” safety campaign

CITY ANNOUNCES CAMPAIGN TO DISCOURAGE RIDING ON SIDEWALKS  |  Vice Mayor Lowenthal is working with City Mobility staff and LBPD to address a growing trend of riders on sidewalks.

2011

 DOWNTOWN LONG BEACH SEPARATED BIKEWAYS SET TO OPEN APRIL 23 WITH COMMUNITY CELEBRATION  |  The first separated bikeways in Southern California are set to open for public riding on Saturday, April 23, in Downtown Long Beach.

 

 



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