Road Bike Advocacy

City’s upcoming budget retreat call to action, your advocacy and support needed!

The City Council has a Capital Budget Retreat this Friday and your engagement could help the Council and City Staff find the funding needed for a few key safety projects along with needed additional staffing. The projects include building Protected Intersections (a design style that significantly improves the safety and comfort for those walking and biking) at both Butler & Beaver and Butler & San Francisco st. These are two of the

Announcing 2023 Flagstaff Bike Month! May 1-31

May 2023 is Flagstaff Bike Month! Celebrating 20 years* promoting bicycling in Flagstaff.*(2020 event canceled due to pandemic shut downs) For this year’s Flagstaff Bike Month, throughout May of 2023, we are happy to bring back all of our signature events, including Bike to Breakfast – a community favorite! Flagstaff Bike Month is for all kinds of cycling. Whether you are riding to work or school, or mountain biking or riding

May 2022 is Flagstaff Bike Month!

For this year’s Flagstaff Bike Month, throughout May of 2022, we are happy to bring back some of our signature events since COVID has waned! We have assembled some fun opportunities to encourage you to get out to ride throughout May! Unlike previous Bike to Work and School Weeks, Flagstaff Bike Month is for all kinds of cycling. Whether you are riding to work or school, or mountain biking or

MetroPlan Survey #2 – Please add your input to help Flagstaff become more bicycle friendly!

Click here to take this survey now! https://www.opentownhall.com/11757 MetroPlan Stride Forward has another survey up. Please spend a few minutes to add your input! We are expecting another 3 or 4 of these over the coming months. The City and County rely upon the results of these surveys in key projects, like the Lone Tree Overpass, to gauge community priorities. This is an important opportunity to help guide planning decisions

Help Guide Flagstaff Transportation Options – Please Take This Survey!

Please click this link and take this survey which will help guide the direction of future transportation decisions in Flagstaff! Flagstaff Metroplan Stride Forward Survey We know that the City and Regional Government has issued myriad similar surveys in the past, and still robust bike/ped infrastructure is slow to come, but this is how government works. Help us to help you by “keeping the pressure on”. Thanks…

Flagstaff Biking Organization’s Comments to City Staff and Council on the Draft Active Transportation Master Plan

Here are FBO’s comments submitted to the City of Flagstaff on the Draft Active Transportation Master Plan: https://flagstaffbiking.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/FBO-ATMP-Comments-1.pdf Nov 19, 2021 City Staff, Mayor, Vice Mayor, and Council- We are writing today to provide feedback on the city’s Active Transportation Master Plan (ATMP). We commend the city on the installation of Flagstaff’s first protected bike lanes this fall. We have already heard positive feedback from the cycling community and have

Comment now on the City of Flagstaff’s Draft Active Transportation Master Plan!

The Active Transportation Master Plan is the most important bicycle infrastructure plan for Flagstaff ever! All of the links and info you need are below, but please make an effort to learn about it and stress to City representatives and staff that this is important to you! Upon initial review by Flagstaff Biking Organization, it is apparent that, although there is lots to love in the Draft, bicycling, (and pedestrian),

NOAZ Signs and Mountain Line partner to help spread cycling safety message

We have partnered with Mountain Line and NOAZ Signs to create and install signage on seven buses to spread messaging about distracted driving, bicyclists’ place in the road way, and the real consequences of dangerous driving. NOAZ Signs donated the printing for seven 44″ x 21″ signs at no charge. Mountain Line donated the space on the back of seven buses for free as well. Flagstaff Biking Organization volunteers created

URGENT-Please write and attend (online)! City Council Work Session to Discuss Accelerating Bike Infrastructure this Tuesday June, 22

Please call in on Tuesday and urge the Council to take bold action to implement bike infrastructure now! This coming Tuesday’s City Council Work Session will be actually discussing accelerating Bike/ped infrastructure in response to Scott Heinsius’ petition. This is a substantial action, and the Council needs to hear from you in support! This is the time for you to speak out! What you need to do: Read the info

Please write the Flagstaff City Council and let them know that you support expediting cycling infrastructure improvements

Even if you have already signed the FLG Bike Party petition to the Flagstaff City Council, you should write the Council and Mayor and reiterate your concerns. You can email your comments all of the Council members and Mayor at council@flagstaffaz.gov . Your emailed comments become part of the public record. The Council seems to respond to an issue if they receive a significant number of letters on the issue.