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There have been special days since the birth of Bike Friendly Oak Cliff that have put our little bicycle advocacy organization on the map.  The very first Lee Harvey ride, and the first Tweed ride certainly come to mind, and set in local lore what BFOC is all about.  Saturday’s 4th edition of the Bicycle […]

Paletas y Bicicletas!

Bike Friendly Oak Cliff announces a new Spring Break event: This FREE, FAMILY FRIENDLY event will include multiple KIDS BIKE GIVEAWAYS! There will be a park clean-up, piñatas, mariachis and even luchadores! Bike Friendly Oak Cliff would like to extend an invitation to the entire community, please come and enjoy the festivities. RSVP here! Bike […]

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Originally posted on BikeableDallas.com:
You may have noticed numerous new shared lane markings popping up in Uptown in the last few days. Fairmount Street now has shared lane markings from Thomas Street to Welborn Street– the first leg of a new bike route between Uptown and Oak Lawn! (If you say it often enough, as…

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Go Oak Cliff’s Mardi Gras parade is the best family parade the entire year in Dallas!  Come out to ride with BFOC to lead the parade down Davis St from Montclair into the Bishop Arts District.  Dress up, decorate your bicycles, cargo bicycles, bicycle trailers, tall bikes, tricycles or whatever kind of bicycle your ride […]

Remember the Bikes!

We can all agree on the “Best State in the Union,” however most Texans disagree on city superiority. I imagine the argument has raged since William Barret Travis first drew a line in the sand. We may always disagree on the best city in Texas, but we can agree on what makes one city “cooler,” […]

To Edgefield and Beyond!

Yesterday I discovered my new favorite bicycle route! As a cyclist, I often struggle to find a safe, north and south bike route that allows access to all areas of Oak Cliff. Most of the north-south through-ways in Oak Cliff are very hilly, have high speed traffic and are not exactly what I would call […]

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  I’ve decided to do a tee shirt this time around for our fourth edition of the Bicycle Brewery Tour – The Winter Edition on February 7th.  The design is being done by Richard Ward of ReplyWard.com.  You can pre-order a tee in men’s or women’s sizes, small – XXL.  Click here to Pre-order.  Add […]

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Riding a tall bike while eating dumplings on the Continental bridge epitomizes the fun times we’ll be having in our next edition of the Bicycle Brewery Tour!  Meet up at the Continental Bridge at 12:30 pm, 02/07/15.  RSVP link is below. Dallas’s craft beer industry is growing faster than we can keep up.  All 5 […]

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There’s been talk of plans for a roundabout in our fair neighborhood. Namely at the juncture where Sylvan splits into two one-way streets a half-block apart, Tyler and Polk. It’s part of the plan to convert those one-way streets to two-way. The roundabout would go right near the intersection with W Canty St, one of […]

Anita Bikes!

Everyone poops and everyone bikes. This is the first in a series of short bios of neighborhood cyclists. Meet your neighbor, Anita, she bikes too. Anita Mills: 66 yrs, Gardening Consultant, Bishop Arts Neighborhood Cyclist Questionnaire: 1. Why do you ride? Health – recreation 2. Type of riding? Short errands in neighborhood, exercise 3. Where […]

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