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A Healthier Commute

Bicycling is an efficient, low-cost commute alternative that increases safety, improves health, relieves traffic congestion, and reduces pollution. Biking is good for both you and your community! provides a variety of services and programs to support bicyclists:

We also celebrate National Bike Month throughout May,  with Bike to Work Day  (changed to Bike to Wherever Days for September 2020) and the month-long Bay Area Bike Challenge  on the Love to Ride Platform*. Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition and San Francisco Bicycle Coalition offer plenty of resources, programs, and events to support bicycling in the region. 

*These events have been rescheduled due to COVID-19. We look forward to celebrating Bike to Wherever Days in September 2020.

Spring 2020 Bicycle Education Webinar Series

bike series graphic logos partnered with Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition (SVBC) to produce a 5-week series of webinars focused on bicycling.  The experts at SVBC offered valuable information on topics such as safety tips and bike commuting to help you feel more confident as a rider. Check out the recordings below if you were unable to join us.

April 22: Bike Safety and Rules of the Road

April 29: Finding the Best Bike for You - Tips for Any Budget

May 6: Bike Commuting

May 13: Family Biking - How to Bike Safely with Adults and Kids of Any Age

May 20: How to Haul Anything by Bike

Other Resources:
San Mateo County bike maps
"Biking in San Mateo County" English & Spanish brochure (courtesy of County of San Mateo Office of Sustainability)
"Safe Bicycling in San Mateo County " handbook  bicycle access guide