Author Archives: turnerwinstonoc

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iBike Rosemont, April 20th – 24th

Bikes. Kids. Root beer. Fun.  Pretty much sums up the 7th installment, we think?, of the awesome-st, raddest, coolest bicycling event BFOC puts on! In conjunction with the Rosemont Dad’s Club, kids at Rosemont Elementary in the Kings Highway Conservation District have seen ridership drastically increase since the very first iBike Rosemont week happened in […]

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OKC ReTreet, March 28th -29th

RETREET is a kaleidoscopic group of tree and bicycle enthusiasts with strong backs, sharp minds, and big hearts who volunteer to replant communities whose trees have been lost to disaster. The non-profit 501 c 3 organization goes to a new state and organizes a weekend to remember with new partners Arbor Day Foundation, Tree Bank […]

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Dinner and Bikes, May 8th

Dinner and Bikes is coming back to Dallas on May 8th from 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm! Seats start at $25 and benefit Bike Friendly Oak Cliff.    Learn more about this awesome event here: http://dinnerandbikes.com/about There are two ticketing options for this event and seating is limited.  Pre-sale only; No on-site sales: $25 gets […]

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Bike Parking: A How-to Guide

A comprehensive Bicycle Parking Guide for developers or businesses interested in installation! Great work, City Staffer Ashley Haire

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Proposed Thoroughfare Plan Amendment for Bicycle Infrastructure to Beckley Ave and Zang Blvd

(Mailed) February 24, 2015     CITY OF DALLAS NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING   PROPOSED THOROUGHFARE PLAN AMENDMENT (1)  BECKLEY AVENUE BETWEEN IH-30 and ZANG BOULEVARD (2)  ZANG BOULEVARD BETWEEN COLORADO BOULEVARD and BECKLEY AVENUE (3)  ZANG BOULEVARD between BECKLEY AVUENUE and DAVIS STREET   Your input is requested at a community meeting to discuss […]

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Donate to Bike Friendly Oak Cliff!

Did you know Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is a 501 c 3 non-profit?  We operate on donations and use those funds to put on fun bicycle events, advocate for bicycle policy and infrastructure, install bicycle parking and repair stations, and much more. Use a portion of your tax refund to support local by clicking on […]

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Bicycle Brewery Tour, the Winter Edition 2015| The Aftermath

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 […]

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Fairmount: Lookin’ fairly fantastic!

Ashley Haire, Bicycle Engineer and Coordinator for the city of Dallas has a blog she pays for herself and posts about new bicycle infrastructure and other bicycling issues she works on throughout the city. Check out this important update about Fairmount in Uptown and why and how sharrows are implemented.

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Go Oak Cliff’s Mardi Gras Parade, February 15th, 3:30 PM

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 […]

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Pre-order a Bicycle Brewery Tour tee for $15!

  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 […]