Tag Archives | bike parking

On-Street Bike Parking = Awesome!

I saw this in Kendall Square, Cambridge, on my commute recently:   What an awesome sight! I’ve seen similar on-street bike parking in Boston, Somerville, and even suburban Lexington. Why do we think this is so great? Several reasons: It increases the number of bike racks dramatically and quickly It uses existing space (usually a […]

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Redbones Bike Party: New Date June 11th

The 16th annual Redbones Bike Party and Benefit is just around the corner! Come enjoy BBQ, beer, bikes and an amazing raffle, benefiting MassBike and NEMBA. We’re expecting rain on the original date, so we’re changing to the rain date! When: June 11th from 5-9pm NEW DATE! Where: In front of Redbones, 55 Chester st. […]

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Redbones Bike Party – June 4, 2012

The 16th annual Redbones Bike Party and Benefit is just around the corner! Come enjoy BBQ, beer, bikes and an amazing raffle, benefiting MassBike and NEMBA. When: June 4th from 5-9pm Where: In front of Redbones, 55 Chester st.  Somerville, MA $15 gets you food & drink, bicycle valet parking, and a ticket for the […]

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MassBike Turns 35!

This year MassBike celebrates thirty-five years of promoting better biking. With its humble beginnings as the “Boston Area Bicycle Coalition” back in 1977, MassBike has had a history of growth and success. Since that time over three decades ago, we have expanded into a statewide organization with three local chapters, developed strong partnerships with other […]

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Free Bike Racks: MAPC Bike Parking Program Is Back

If your community is among the 101 members of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in Eastern MA, here is your chance to get FREE bike racks. MAPC has announced the new Bicycle Parking program for 2010-2011! They have over $475,000 in funding available for new bicycle racks. The major change to the program over […]

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Live From Cities For Cycling Event In Boston

Hearing from bicycling experts from around the country about how to make great bicycling cities. And MassBike is providing free valet bike parking!

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In-Office Bike Parking

Most everyone here at MassBike rides to work every day, this is made easier because we have some sweet in-office bike parking. As you can see some simple hooks put into the ceiling transformed a little corner of our office into some very nice bike parking. Having something as simple as bike parking inside that […]

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Ask MassBike: City Of Cambridge Bicycle Parking Laws

We get a lot of questions here at MassBike, and we like to think we also give some pretty good answers. We realized that sharing these questions and answers on our website would be a valuable resource to others looking for the same information. We got this question from Jean about bicycle parking laws in […]

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Boston Reports Progress For Bikes

Boston’s Director of Bike Programs, Nicole Freedman, presented a year-end report at the Boston Public Library on Thursday, December 10, 2009. The event was hosted by LivableStreets Alliance, with valet bike parking provided by MassBike. Nicole updated the packed house on everything that the City of Boston has been doing to make Boston “a world-class […]

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Bike Charlie Cards Still Available

We have received reports that people have recently had difficulty getting Bike Charlie Cards (the special cards that open the secure bike parking at Alewife and Forest Hills MBTA Stations). The Jamaica Plain Gazette reported on the problem last week. We contacted the T, and here is the scoop: The T is not out of […]

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