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CYCLESOMATIC 2015 – STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN MEMORIAL RIDE & WHEN DALLAS ROCKED: OCTOBER 11, 2015, 3:00 PM

Join BFOC on Sunday, October 11, at 3PM for our 2015 Cyclesomatic Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial Ride. This Oak Cliff history ride will depart from the Wild Detectives at 3PM and will make stops at Stevie Ray’s childhood home in Kiest Park, hangout spots as a teen, and his final resting place at Laurel Land […]

Richardson Texas Gets Recognized As A Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community

Originally posted on Bike Friendly Richardson:
Today, the League of American Bicyclists recognized Richardson, Texas with a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community (BFCSM) award, joining 350 visionary communities from across the country. With the announcement of 42 new and renewing BFCs today, Richardson joins a leading group of communities, in all 50 states, that are transforming our neighborhoods. “We applaud this new round…

New Facilities, New Connections!

More stripping around town!

Buffered Bike Lanes Coming to Sylvan/Tyler-Polk

Originally posted on Bike Friendly Oak Cliff:
The announcement has been made public that among  the city of Dallas’ next bicycle infrastructure projects is  coming to the Sylvan/Tyler-Polk corridor from I-30 to Davis.  We were told at the Dallas Bicycle Coalition meeting yesterday evening that it should kick off within the next month or so.…

New Uplawn-Oaktown Route! … err, I mean, Uptown-Oak Lawn!

New bicycle infrastructure in UpLawn! 😉

Bike to Work Day 2015

¡Paletas y Bicicletas! Event Update: ¡Door Prizes!

¡Paletas y Bicicletas! is right around the corner and if the promise of BICYCLE GIVEAWAYS, LUCHADORES, PINATAS and MARIACHIS isn’t enough, there will also be DOOR-PRIZES! So for participants that may be too BIG(we prefer not to use the word OLD) to ride a children’s bike, we will giveaway passes to the Dallas Arboretum and […]

Ride with BFOC to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

Please join Bike Friendly Oak Cliff as we ride over to Greenville Ave for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade! Deck yourselves AND your bikes out in GREEN and join us on a family friendly ride from Oak Cliff to the parade route. A bicycle really is the best way to navigate the crowds and traffic […]

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.

Roundabouts – for Cars, People, and Bikes

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 […]