Tag Archives: BFOC

Cyclesomatic | Bicycle Brewery Tour, October 4th, 1:30 – 7:00 PM

The original Bicycle Brewery Tour is back for a third round, and will be kicking off this year’s 6th annual Cyclesomatic on October 4th! Here are the details:   Meet Up Location:   West entrance of the Continental Bridge Park; near Trinity Groves Meet Up Time:   1:30 PM Departure Time:   2:00 PM RSVP […]

Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is on Instagram!

  Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is now on Instagram to share daily photos of local cycling advocacy issues, BFOC events, rides, and anything else that promotes cycling in our great city.  We hand over the account every two weeks or so to a different BFOC board member to give you a fresh perspective on everything […]

First Buffered Bicycle Lanes in Dallas Installed at Rosemont Elementary

It’s hard to believe the day has finally come when we no longer say Dallas still doesn’t have a dedicated bike lane.  A plan to include bicycle infrastructure at the lower Rosemont Elementary School campus has started bearing fruit this past week when the City of Dallas laid down buffered bicycle lanes and a new […]

Nice turnout for the Western Heights Cemetery Ride

Here are some photos from the short but fun ride up Ft. Worth Ave to the Western Heights Cemetery Tour!  Enjoyed everyone’s company after at Bar Belmont, and special thanks to Monte for the first round for all of those who attended the ride!

Dallas’ First Annual Ciclovia de Dallas is Coming April 14th!

SAVE THE DATE:  April 14th, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Houston Street Viaduct Bridge and ride, walk, skate in the street WITHOUT ANY car traffic! Visit the Official Ciclovia de Dallas page for more details!

In Praise of Our Founding Farmers Markets and Budding Urban Agriculture

At BFOC, we like nothing more than to ride our bicycles to a local neighborhood or farmers market and buy local.  So, we have been following the discussions of the Transportation and Environment Committee, which is considering new City-wide policies for regulating both community gardens and neighborhood farmers markets. One anti-farmers market talking point is […]

BFOC closing in on 100 members!

We’re up to 96 members. Sign up as a group member at our Facebook site to be notified of the latest rides, events, and more. Also, increasing our membership allows us to further our efforts for promoting bicycle infrastructure in Dallas. Stay tuned for an upcoming feature here at BFOC: Member profiles and their rides.

Press for the BFOC Bike Rack Install

The Oak Cliff People Newspaper ran a story on the unveiling of our first bike rack. You can read the full story here.

BFOC afterhours!

Several BFOC members arrived for a photoshoot at Oak Cliff’s newest hotspot, Bolsa, to celebrate the unveiling of one of the bike racks put in place by our successful community pledge drive. Our group is growing fast and have already reached over 80 members! Be sure to join our facebook group here and stay up […]

Bicycle rental program in the Cliff?

Sure, Amsterdam has got us all beat with an amazing yellowbike program, but looks like hope may be on the horizon. After the successful bike rack campaign in North Oak Cliff, Hotel Belmont has decided to create a bicycle rental program. As many of you may know, the owner’s of the Belmont are major advocates […]