Tag Archives: Bike to Work

Bike to Work/School Day is Thursday

Thursday, May 8 is Bike to Work/School Day. As part of Ecology Action’s 27th annual Bike Week events, breakfast sites will be set up countywide for adults and children alike on their bicycle commute to work and/or school. Drivers, please … Continue reading

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More than 6K people participate in Bike to Work Day

The chilly morning air didn’t keep more than 6,000 school kids and community members rom riding their bicycles to school and work during Thursday’s Bike to Work event organized by Ecology Action. The cyclists logged in at one of 16 … Continue reading

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Stop sign at washout on El Rancho near Carbonera stays, public works says

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I am writing to find out about a stop sign on El Rancho just north of Carbonera Drive. It is a one-lane road each way and there is a section of the northbound lane that has … Continue reading

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Bike to Work Day breakfast sites offer more than food

Thursday is Bike to Work Day and several businesses are offering breakfast and more to people who leave their automobiles at home and ride their bicycle to work. Below are the places offering cyclists perks, courtesy of Ecology Action, the … Continue reading

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Bike to Work Week May 4-12

Ecology Action is celebrating 25 years of Bike to Work Day and a week’s worth of activities are planned. The celebration ends just as the Amgen Tour of California hits the road. The riders will land in Santa Cruz County … Continue reading

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Push up that pant leg, Bike to Work and School Day is coming

Hang up your car keys and dust off your bicycle, Bike to Work and School Day is next Thursday. The Oct. 7 event will be the 12th annual offering by Ecology Action, a non-profit organization that promotes sustainable living. “The … Continue reading

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Bike to Work/School Day Breakfast Sites

Thursay, May 14 is Bike to Work/School Day around Santa Cruz County. The day is meant to lure people who would normally drive to their destination out of their car and onto their bike. Besides getting the satisfaction of knowing … Continue reading

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Bicycles dust cars in sixth annual ‘Commuter Race’

Bike to Work hosted its sixth annual Commuter Race Tuesday. During which, I and my borrowed hybrid bicycle competed against a Toyota Prius hybrid, a Zenn all electric car, a regular bicycle and a tandem bike duo. All the bikes … Continue reading

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Dust off the old bicycle; it’s Bike Week

This week is Bike Week. To celebrate the 22nd annual event, Bike to Work is holding a plethora of events. In case you haven’t seen the posters and brochures plastered all over town, here’s a quick rundown of the events … Continue reading

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