Log House to Long House Ride 8/26

Log House to Long House Ride 8/26
Saturday, August 26 at 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Start at Chief Sealth/Birthplace of Seattle monument, Alki Avenue SW & SW 63rd Street Come join a family-friendly ride through history with Southwest Historical Society. About 10 miles round-trip from the “birthplace of Seattle” near Alki Point to the Longhouse of Chief Seattle’s Duwamish Tribe, who ...

West Seattle STP – 5th Annual!

West Seattle STP - 5th Annual!
We had a great group of 35 riders, from age 2 to 70-something and everything in between. All made it successfully from (SW) Seattle (Street) to (SW) Portland (Street) in about one hour. After a little celebrating and socializing at Portland, we rode back via California to Alaska for a big celebration at the Summerfest! ...

Avalon Way Repaving – With Better Bike Lanes

Avalon Way Repaving - With Better Bike Lanes
The project is in early stages of design and outreach, so this is a good time for input. We’ll have this on our July 11 meeting agenda, and may have SDOT staff attending. You are welcome to come. 6:30 pm at HomeStreet Bank, 41st SW & SW Alaska. The Seattle Bicycle Master Plan has Avalon ...

Why we need concrete barriers on East Marginal Way

Why we need concrete barriers on East Marginal Way
When trucks back up on East Marginal Way S, some drivers get impatient and decide the hell with anybody else. This morning, lots of people commuting to downtown on bikes reported dangerous moves into the bike lane by autos, light trucks and heavy trucks. The white Ford pickup drove over half a mile in the ...

WSBC Bike and Brew Family Ride today

It’s a perfect day for a ride!  Come join us at Delridge Community Center at 12:30 for an easy pace ride into Georgetown and South Park. More on our Events page.

East Marginal Way Online Open House

Lot’s of us use it to get to downtown, SoDo, Beacon Hill, points north and east. Ten times as many would ride if this couple miles was more comfortable and safe. Others would ride south of Spokane Street if there was a way.Planning is beginning to finally make that happen. Here’s the opportunity to weigh ...

Delridge Way SW Needs Bike Lanes

Delridge Way SW Needs Bike Lanes
The Delridge Rapid Ride H-Line onlne open house is open for comment. Please comment! SDOT and Metro are offering two unacceptable choices for riding on Delridge. Participate and let them know in the last “essay” question that “NONE OF THE ABOVE” is the answer. We expect full implementation of the Bicycle Master Plan with protected ...

Sat Nov 5 Luna Park – Work Party

Sat Nov 5 Luna Park - Work Party
Saturday, come out for a couple of hours to support our friends at Luna Park! They supported us for our successful Neighborhood Streets Fund grant for ped/bike crossing improvements here.

Neighborhood Steet Fund Grant – We got it!

For safety improvements at the intersections of SW Spokane/ Alki Trail/ Harbor Ave SW/ Avalon Way/ SW Manning. Ranked #1 in the city of the 12 projects awarded from the 40 proposals that made it through the District Council voting and SDOT vetting. Background here and SDOT evaluation here. Ranked high because the need is ...

Tues Nov 1 WSBC Monthly Meeting

Tues Nov 1 WSBC Monthly Meeting
You are invited to join this open meeting. 6:30 to 8:00 pm at HomeStreet Bank, 42nd Ave SW and SW Alaska Street Let’s work together to improve conditions and enjoy bike riding in West Seattle. Proposed greenway routes along the central spines of WS are on the agenda, along with World Day of Remembrance, Fauntleroy,… ...