BikeWalkSolana Meeting, May 5, 2014, 5pm

The next meeting of BikeWalkSolana (Solana Beach Active Transportation Committee) will be held on Monday, 5 May 2014 at 5:00PM at:

La Colonia Community Center
715 Valley Ave

Solana Beach, CA 92075


  • Updates from the City
  • Caltrans Active Transportation Program Application Progress
    Support Letters
    Meeting with City Staff
    The purpose of ATP is to encourage increased use of active modes of transportation by achieving the following goals:
    – Increase the proportion of trips accomplished by biking and walking
    – Increase safety and mobility for non-motorized users
    – Advance the active transportation efforts of regional agencies to achieve greenhouse gas reduction goals
    – Enhance public health
    – Ensure that disadvantaged communities fully share in the benefits of the program
    – Provide a broad spectrum of projects to benefit many types of active transportation users
  • Report on BikeWalkSolana Bicycling and Pedestrian Education Program at Skyline and Solana Vista
  • Notes from CATS Project Working Group Meeting
  • Notes from BikeWalkAlliance Meeting
  • Fiesta del Sol Bike Parking support
  • Recommendations for Bicycling Parking and Bicycle Access for San Diego County Fair and Del Mar Horse Races

Other news

  • Free Bike Traffic Skills Courses for Adults
    Next class: 30 May
    Just about everyone learns to ride a bike when they were young.  Balancing a two wheeler was just the start.  Whether you are an accomplished rider or just getting back on a bike give yourself to the extra confidence to travel by bike in our community by taking the Bike Traffic Skills Course for adults.
    Course will cover: 
    Proper bike & helmet fit, safety tips for riding in traffic, techniques for navigating road hazards, emergency maneuvers, using public transit as a cyclist, your legal rights & responsibilities 
    Also get hands-on instruction in: 
    Flat Tire Repair Secrets, adjustments, minor repairs, and quick fixes