Bike Walk Connecticut is changing the culture
of transportation through advocacy and education to
make bicycling and walking safe, feasible and
attractive for a healthier, cleaner Connecticut.
Become a Bicycle Education Instructor!
League Cycling Instructor Seminar
Fri, July 19 - Sun, July 21, 2019
Click here for more information & registration
Presented by Bike Walk CT and hosted by The Center of Latino Progress in Hartford; Registration is now open for those who would like to attend the only nationwide bicycling instructor certification program. Candidates must complete Traffic Skills 101 as a prerequisite to this Seminar.
Thanks to everyone who attended June 7's Implementing Complete Streets and Vision Zero in Connecticut: Strategies and Success Stories summit at the University of New Haven in West Haven.
Special thanks to our featured speakers: Veronica Vanterpool, Deputy Director, Vision Zero Network, Kim Wiley-Schwartz, Assistant Commissioner for Outreach and Education, NYC DOT, and Nicholas Jackson, New England Office Director, Toole Design Group, and our panelists -- Garrett Bolella, PE, Traffic Engineer, City of Stamford, Mark Moriarty, PE, Director of Public Works, City of New Britain, Jennifer Valentino Rodriguez, AICP, Town Planner/Director of Planning & Development, Town of Windsor Locks, Emily J. Hultquist, AICP, Director of Policy and Planning/Community Development, CRCOG -- for sharing their Complete Streets success stories.
Please check out our photos from the event here:
Bike Safe Southington
We had a great turnout of families who joined Bike Walk CT, Early Childhood Collaborative of Southington, Southington Police Bike Patrol, and Bike New Britain at our second annual Bike Safe Southington event on June 7.
The attendees enthusiastically participated in several event activities such as the 'melon drop' demonstration, the 'how slow can you go' race, and the bicycle part tagging competition.
Check out photos and videos from the event here.
2019 Discover CT Bicycle Tours
Falls Village - Sunday, June 23, 2019 !!
New Britain - Sunday, September 15, 2019
Registration is OPEN!
Click HERE to sign up for BOTH tours - BEST VALUE!
(Free T-shirt for riders if you sign up for both tours)
Click HERE to sign up for Discover Falls Village ride
Click HERE to sign up for Discover New Britain ride
Bike Walk CT and our Discover Connecticut communities greatly appreciate the financial support of our generous 2019 sponsors! BIG THANKS to:
Pratt & Whitney • Travelers Insurance
Bill Young & Martha Page • PMA Companies •
Stephen Chuckta, Sr. • Watch For Me CT
CDM Smith • Central Connecticut Cycling Club
Cornwall Country Market • CWPM, LLC • Interlaken
National Iron Bank • Parkerville Wood Products •
Sign Pro • The Gamester Family • United Health Group • Vanesse Hangen Brustlin
Daniel S. Firestone, CPA • Darilyn & Dermot Woods • Laura Baum • Salisbury Bank & Trust • The White Hart Inn
Brookfield Bicycle Center • Don Carter • Falls Village Senior Center • New Britain Museum of American Art • Suburban Sports • Quality Name Plate
Bike Walk Connecticut's 2019 Priorities
Visit our Advocacy and Education pages to read more about our priorities for 2019, or download the full documents directly (Legislative Priorities / Education Priorities).
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