Your help needed on Casey Arborway one more time

The western end of the Casey Arborway project, notated with the improvements being added.

WE at the Boston Cyclists Union apologize for having to post this important action alert, but if you live in Boston, we need to ask for your immediate action to support a decision many Jamaica Plain residents supported by a factor […]

Comm Ave cycletrack serves as kickoff for Vision Zero in Boston

The morning after his staff received a standing ovation for their safety-centric redesign of Commonwealth Ave in Allston, Mayor Marty Walsh held a press conference to tie the project into a much broader initiative: Vision Zero.

Mayor Marty Walsh kicked off Boston’s first Vision Zero initiative this morning in the Eagle Room at City Hall. […]

Bike Stories 3 - Sofia Morais from Denmark on Commonwealth Ave

DCR lays down unusual, unsafe bike lanes on Arborway

A recently painted bike lane on the Arborway was done without any public review of plans.

Design flaws in the new Arborway bike lane include poor transitions in and out of the bike lane, untreated intersections, and lanes narrower than the four foot minimum. Many of these problems would likely have been resolved if […]

Ride the Cycle Track at Huntington Ave Open Streets!

Join the Boston Cyclists Union at Circle The City On Sunday, July 14th 

from 11am – 4pm, Circle The City will present the first of two Open Streets events this year. Open Streets on the Avenue of the Arts, presented with the Fenway Alliance, will feature car-free programming on Huntington Avenue between Belvidere Street and Brigham Circle. The outbound side […]

Join the Bike Union's Climate Ride team

Each year the Climate Ride from NYC to DC brings together hundreds of cyclists to inspire and empower citizens to work toward a new energy future——and bicycles are a big part of that. For Bike Union members, the Climate Ride has proven an excellent way to raise money and enjoy a magnificent ride trough the […]

Union responds to crash with prevention message

Bike Union executive director Pete Stidman explains cycletracks and crash data on Fox 25, Mon., Dec. 10.

It’s unfortunate that it takes the loss of life to awaken the powerful news media to the problem of bike safety——but when it happens it’s important to send the right message. Bike Union Executive Director Pete Stidman […]