BikeWalkSolana Meeting, January 5, 2015 5pm

BikeWalkSolana (Solana Beach Active Transportation Committee) Meeting for  Monday, 5 January at 5PM

Fletcher Cove Community Center
133 Pacific Avenue
Solana Beach, CA 92075


  • Updates from the City
    CATS Grant Update
  • SANDAG TransNet Smart Growth Incentive Program and Active Transportation Grant Program
    SANDAG will hold a pre-proposal workshop 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Jan. 8 in the SANDAG Board Room at 401 B St., 7th floor. Prospective applicants are strongly encouraged to attend.
  • Education and Encouragement Plans for Solana Beach Community Grant
    Thank you to the City of Solana Beach for providing us with grant funds for 2015!
  • SANDAG mini-grant application ideas
    The SANDAG iCommute team is gearing up for Bike Month 2015 by offering Bike Month Mini Grants of up to $3,000 for programs or projects that educate, promote, and encourage bicycling as a viable transportation choice.
  • American Assets Bike Parking Recommendations
  • New Business

Other news

    • Free Bike Traffic Skills Courses for Adults
      Next class: Friday, 9 January
      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