Who We Are
We are a local chapter of the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition (SVBC). We advocate for better biking infrastructure and we work to grow the biking community in Sunnyvale.
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Whether you live, work, or visit Sunnyvale, or want to increase biking for the sake of sustainability, traffic reduction, or active transportation to schools, Bike Sunnyvale speaks to your concerns and makes your voice count. Join our google group today!
Recent Advocacy Wins:
Organized community support for a bike/pedestrian undercrossing where Sunnyvale Ave intersects the Caltrain tracks. As a result, city council unanimously voted for this improvement on 09/27/22.
Doubled the required minimum Class I long-term bicycle parking requirements for residential buildings along El Camino Real.
Road Diet on Java Dr, resulting in 1 mile of buffered bike lanes (coming early 2023)
Convinced Sunnyvale City Council to install buffered bike lanes on Sunnyvale Ave (coming June 2023)
Persuaded the City to install a temporary lane closure pathway (1/4 mi) on Tasman Dr and study making it permanent
Made "Active Transportation" a city priority
Strengthened Sunnyvale's Active Transportation Plan
Fixed +430 bikes at our Free Bike Repair events (as of Sept 2022)
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Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
We are able to do what we do because of the support of the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition.