BikeWalkSolana Meeting, April 6, 2015 5pm

BikeWalkSolana (Solana Beach Active Transportation Committee) Meeting for  Monday, 6 April at 5PM

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


  • Updates from the City
    Comprehensive Active Transportation Strategies Grant
  • North County Coastal Bike Forum (Date: TBN)
    1. Why Bike? Encouragement / Active Transportation
    2. Cycling and the Law
    3. Sharrows, BMUFL, lane positioning for safety
    4. Visibility
    5. Group riding
    6. Law Enforcement
    7. SANDAG
    8. Caltrans
    9. SD Bike Coalition
  • Solana Vista Elementary May 4 – May 8
    Bicycle/Pedestrian Education Program during PE
    Volunteers appreciated.
  • Safe Routes to Schools
  • Bike Month 2015 Plans
  • New Business

Other news

  • Free Bike Traffic Skills Courses for Adults
    Next class: Monday, 20 April 2015
    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 

new bike lane on Santa Helena - safe route to school