BikeLIFE! – Hartford Bicycle Festival: Hartford School’s Spring Break Week, Mon-Sat, April 9-14th The BikeLIFE! – Hartford Festival is back for a 3rd straight year! This year’s going to be bigger and better then ever. Registration is open for youth (8-19 years old) and for a cohort of awesome volunteers. As in years past, the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Get in on BikeLIFE! (1) Register and pay $20; (2) Complete a bicycle safety class during the week; (3) Pick up your helmet, lock, lights, and bike on Saturday, April 14th At BiCi Co, we’re all about that Hartford #BikeLIFE! All over the city, all over our world. We trade parts and make friends. The challenge […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
BiCi Co – #WhyIRide Profiles Khamdi is one of the youth that started with BiCi Co in the Earn-a-Bike program. He now works for the shop, gaining valuable work experience and income to help off-set the cost of being a teen for his parents. With Earn-a-Bike kicking off this evening at 5:30. It’s a great […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Thanks to everyone for attending the WTF 2.0 meeting! Great conversation and action points to jump start action. The WTF workshops will kick off next Monday, February 5th, from 6pm-7pm and will continue each 2nd and 4th Monday. The first Monday of each the month will be an Action Team planning meeting. The next meeting […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
NEW AND RENEWING MEMBERSHIP LINK – OR – MAKE A CONTRIBUTION OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT Friends and Supporters of BiCi Co. – We are on track to finish out another fruitful year for the BiCi Co. programs at the Center for Latino Progress. With your help and support, BiCi Co. has been able to exceed the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Are you a youth that loves bikes?!? Are you an adult that know youth that love bikes?!? Sign them up for BiCi Co’s premier youth bicycle training program, EARN-A-Bike. Registration is open, and we’re accepting applications for the Fall 2017 Program. Follow the link below to register today! Starts Tuesday, October 17th, 5:30-7:30pm. Classes will […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We don’t just ride bikes at BiCi Co. Sometimes we hit the streets on foot, a perfect medium for taking notes and making new friends. This Friday, June 9th friends of BiCi Co. and attendees at the Bike Walk Connecticut Annual Summit tactical urbanism training will head out for a 1.9 mile “walk audit.” We […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
It can be unbearably frustrating how slow street, transit, and built environment projects take. CTfastrak was a concept that germinated 30 years ago. We have been talking about the I-84 Project for years, and it is planned to start in 2022 – five years away. How can we make changes RIGHT NOW that improve our […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Are you a great bike mechanic with a passion for community and desire to push beyond the confines of the traditional bike shop? Know someone that knows bikes, loves serving the community and working with kids. We’re a dream opportunity! BiCi Co. is a unique and exciting opportunity to develop a bike shop from the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
First – The BIKELIFE Festival was amazing. Check out the photos here. Heaping thanks to all the volunteers and mechanics that helped make this 2nd Annual spring break event possible for Hartford youth and teens. Coupling bicycle safety training with fun, efficient, and independent transportation changes the game for our future leaders. Second – May […]Continue Reading... No Comments.