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Q&A on Citywide Bicycle Master Plan

Thank you to Houston Matters for the Q&A with the people responsible for Houston’s Bicycle Master Plan. Read their description and listen below. “The City of Houston is launching a $500,000 effort to develop a citywide bicycling plan. It’s the first such comprehensive effort since 1994. On this edition of […]

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Celebrate Our New Office

We have moved into our new office, but the fun is far from over. We still need to paint the entire building, inside and out, as well as continue cleaning, decorating, and adding features such as internet, resource storage, and better lighting. This is very exciting for us […]

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Bicycle Master Plan Update: KPFT Interview with Planning Director and BH Ex. Director

KPFT Open Journal interviews City of Houston Director of Planning, Pat Walsh, and BikeHouston Executive Director, Michael Payne, in an engaging discussion about Houston’s 2015 Bicycle Master Plan. Do you want safer, more comfortable bicycling? Join BikeHouston.

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Bike/Ped lack funding in Regional Plan

The Houston Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) is the regional planning body that local governments voluntarily participate with in order to coordinate with each other. HGAC has written a Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) that guides maintaining and improving the current transportation system, ie how to spend your money […]

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BikeHouston’s Spoke&Word #10 is here

BikeHouston's Spoke&Word #10 is here

BikeHouston presents the latest issue of Spoke&Word, our monthly newsletter. In this edition we keep you posted on activities our staff members and volunteers are engaged in, future events and meet our board member Marissa Marquez and volunteer Rose Mikulski. Follow this link to read the whole […]

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BikeHouston helps the City with a Bicycle Master Plan

BikeHouston helps the City with a Bicycle Master Plan

For BikeHouston the year 2015 will be defined by the Bicycle Master Plan the City of Houston is undertaking for the first time in twenty years. BikeHouston requested this plan and is providing a significant portion of the cash required to pay for it, thanks to a […]

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Last Minute Gift Shopping? Get Ready for 2015

Are you looking to get ready for 2015 with the gift funds that your grandparents have given you every holiday since you were eight? Or are you last minute gift shopping and you need advice choosing a gift for a friend or family member that bikes? It may be a little […]

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Bicycling in the Houston General Plan

Houston is working on general plan – which is great news as it provides a strategic framework for how Houston operates. BikeHouston wants to make sure it includes a vision for bicycles. We would like to see Houston commit to improving Houston’s ranking from a Bronze city […]

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BikeHouston Board Meeting Minutes | November 2014

BikeHouston Board Meeting Minutes | November 2014

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at Central Market, 3815 Westheimer, Houston 77027 Board Members Attending: Kathryn Baumeister, Neil Bremner, Nicole Caldwell, Regina Garcia, Thor Gardarsson, Marissa Marquez, Falon Mihalic, Tom McCasland, Aaron Regberg, and Executive Director Michael Payne. Others Attending:  Andrew Pompei, Gerry van Bakel, David Dick, Alec […]

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Give a Gift to Houston

  With the anniversary of Chelsea Norman’s death and the lack of sunlight, safety is on our minds now more than ever. Houston needs your support to become a safer city for everyone. Please consider giving BikeHouston memberships to your friends with bikes and gifting your entire family with a family membership this […]

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