Vision Zero Neighborhood Symposium

DATE: September 29 @ 5:30 pm
LOCATION: Bread and Salt

1955 Julian Ave

San Diego , CA 92113

Event duration: 5:30-8pm

RSVP

Vision Zero is working towards zero traffic deaths in San Diego, acknowledging that no loss of life is acceptable.

The Vision Zero Neighborhood Symposium is organized by a coalition of San Diego supporters for safer streets. The event will bring together residents from San Diego’s diverse neighborhoods and leaders in traffic safety, law enforcement, street design, and public health to discuss the pressing issue of saving lives.

San Diego is one of 15 cities nationwide committed to getting to zero deaths through Vision Zero.

Attend the symposium to:

– Learn what San Diego is doing to reach the goal of zero traffic deaths,

– Hear from community leaders how to successfully advocate for safer streets,

– Learn how to get involved in the campaign

GUEST SPEAKER Nat Gale, Vision Zero Coordinator, Los Angeles.

Gale_Head_Shot.jpg

Los Angeles is a national leader on Vision Zero. Nat works for the Los Angeles Department of Transportation in a lead capacity in the city’s Vision Zero Initiative, where he works with a multi-disciplinary team to develop projects and partnerships that prevent traffic deaths on the streets of Los Angeles. Previously, he worked on Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative, a community development program aimed at improving quality of life, health, and safety for Los Angeles neighborhoods. Nat has an undergraduate degree from Columbia University in Civil Engineering and a dual Master’s degree from USC in Urban Planning and Public Administration.

PANEL OF GUEST SPEAKERS:

What is San Diego doing to implement Vision Zero?

How have communities successfully worked towards safer streets?

Jonathan Herrera, Policy Advisory, Mayor Kevin Faulconer

Randy Van Vleck, City Heights CDC

Representative, beautiful PB

BREAKOUT GROUPS:

Attendees will have a chance to participate in the discussion through small group conversations following the panel to dive into how our communities can work to advance Vision Zero in the future.

Co-sponsors: San Diego County Bike Coalition, HHSA, Community Action San Diego, Office of Traffic Safety, Urban Collaborative Project, Bike SD, Bayside Community Center 

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SEPTEMBER 2016

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September

Qualcomm/Mira Mesa Smart Cycling Classroom Session 1

DATE: September 6 @ 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Qualcomm, Bldg R

Class duration: 6pm-9pm

Fee: $25

Address: Qualcomm, Bldg. R 10185 McKellar Ct. San Diego, 92121

Google Map

Registration

This is a great opportunity to learn how to ride your bike safely! League-Certified instructors will share their wealth of knowledge and make sure you leave feeling comfortable riding on the road and in traffic.

***This class is divided into two essential portions:  A Classroom Session and a corresponding Road Session.
This gives participants the chance to take the information and skills learned in the classroom and be able to practice on the road with instructors!

This Classroom Session 1 will cover: your legal rights and responsibilities, guidelines for safely riding in traffic, how to negoatiate all San Diego County roads and intersections, emergency manuevers, using public transit as a cyclist.


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September

Oceanside Smart Cycling – Classroom Session 1

DATE: September 9 @ 6:00 pm
LOCATION: N/A

(Session 1 of 2: In-Class Session)
Class Duration: 6 to 9 pm

Registration Sign Up Here: 

This is a great opportunity to learn how to ride your bike safely! League-Certified instructors will share their wealth of knowledge and make sure you leave feeling comfortable riding on the road and in traffic.

Course will cover:

– Proper bike and helmet fit
– Your legal rights and responsibilities

– Safety Tips for riding in traffic
– Improving your bike handling skills
– Emergency maneuvers
– Using public transit with your bike

Also get hands on training in:

– Flat tire repair secrets
– Adjustments
– Minor repairs
– Quick fixes

Classes are led by League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructors.

Please sign up for a classroom portion and a road portion. The class portion is a pre-requisite to the road portion.


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September

Qualcomm/Mira Mesa Smart Cycling Class Road Session 2

DATE: September 10 @ 9:00 am
LOCATION: Mira Mesa Recreation Center

Class Duration: 9am-3pm

Address: Mira Mesa Recreation Center 8575 New Salem St. San Diego, 92126

Google Map

Registration Sign Up Here: 

This League of American Bicyclists certified class is led by League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructors.

The Classroom Session 1 MUST be completed prior to attending the Road Session. Most students register for both sessions at the same time, although the Road Session may be taken at any later date.

This Road Session 2 will cover:

– Proper bike and helmet fit

– Flat tire repair secrets

– Adjustments, minor repairs, quick fixes

– Bicycle handling skills

– Driving your bicycle safely and confidently in traffic

Upon completion of the Road Session, graduates will be given a diploma and one year membership to the San Diego County Bike Coalition (http://sdbikecoalition.org), a $25 value.


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September

City Heights Traffic Skills 101

DATE: September 13 @ 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Copley YMCA

Address: 4300 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92105

Event Duration: 6pm-9pm

This is a great opportunity to learn how to ride your bike safely! League-Certified instructors will share their wealth of knowledge and make sure you leave feeling comfortable riding on the road and in traffic.

***This class is divided into two essential portions:  A Classroom Session and a corresponding Road Session.
This gives participants the chance to take the information and skills learned in the classroom and be able to practice on the road with instructors!

This Classroom Session 1 will cover: your legal rights and responsibilities, guidelines for safely riding in traffic, how to negotiate all San Diego County roads and intersections, emergency manuevers, using public transit as a cyclist.

The Road Session 2 will cover: proper bike and helmet fit, flat tire repair secrets, adjustments, minor repair, quick fixes, bicycle handling skills and emergency maneuvers, driving your bicycle safely and confidently in traffic.

This League of American Bicyclists certified class is led by League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructors.

Food will be provided and bring your bike so that you can learn how to fix a flat tire!

Please register here: 

Any questions, please contact: michelle@sdbikecoalition.org


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September

Oceanside Smart Cycling – Road Session 2

DATE: September 17 @ 8:00 am
LOCATION: Oceanside Community Rooms

(Session 2 of 2: Road Session)
Class Duration: 8:00 am to 2:30 pm

Registration Sign Up Here: 

This is a great opportunity to learn how to ride your bike safely! League-Certified instructors will share their wealth of knowledge and make sure you leave feeling comfortable riding on the road and in traffic.

Course will cover:

– Proper bike and helmet fit
– Your legal rights and responsibilities

– Safety Tips for riding in traffic
– Improving your bike handling skills
– Emergency maneuvers
– Using public transit with your bike

Also get hands on training in:

– Flat tire repair secrets
– Adjustments
– Minor repairs
– Quick fixes

Classes are led by League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructors.

Please sign up for a classroom portion and a road portion. The class portion is a pre-requisite to the road portion.


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September

DATE: September 17 @ 8:30 am
LOCATION: N/A

BSC Ride: 40 Miles

Start: 9430 Scranton Road, park near Jamba Juice
Google Map

Description:
Rose Canyon, Mt Soledad, La Jolla, home.
Start times are “Ready to Roll”

BSC Ride Coordinator Thom Kezas Tkez64@yahoo.com
Stay connected with BSC atwww.BlindStokersClub.organdwww.Facebook.com/BlindStokersClub


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September

City Heights Traffic Skills 101 Road Portion

DATE: September 17 @ 10:00 am
LOCATION: Copley YMCA

Address: 4300 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92105

Event duration: 10am-2pm

This is a great opportunity to learn how to ride your bike safely! League-Certified instructors will share their wealth of knowledge and make sure you leave feeling comfortable riding on the road and in traffic.

Course will cover:
– Proper bike and helmet fit
– Your legal rights and responsibilities
– Safety tips for riding in traffic
– Improving your bike handling skills
– Emergency maneuvers
– Using public transit with your bike
Also get hands on training in:

– Flat tire repair secrets
– Adjustments
– Minor repairs
– Quick fixes

Classes are led by League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructors.

Please sign up for a classroom portion and a road portion. The class portion is a pre-requisite to the road portion. Lunch will be provided during the road session and a helmet,  free front and tail light will be awarded along with a certificate for all graduates.

Spanish interpretation is available upon request. Please contact us if you need Spanish interpretation.

There are limited bikes available to loan out. Please contact us if you need a loaner bike.

Sign up here:


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September

Pre-Tour de Fat Party!

DATE: September 22 @ 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Blind Lady Ale House

Come celebrate with us!

The SDCBC, The San Diego Mountain Biking Association, our friends at New Belgium, and all of our bike-loving friends will be getting together for a pre-party for Tour de Fat!

Blind Lady Ale House is hosting this shindig, so bike on over!

Register for Tour de Fat here!

Tour de Fat Facebook event here.


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September

Vision Zero Neighborhood Symposium

DATE: September 29 @ 5:30 pm
LOCATION: Bread and Salt

1955 Julian Ave

San Diego , CA 92113

Event duration: 5:30-8pm

RSVP

Vision Zero is working towards zero traffic deaths in San Diego, acknowledging that no loss of life is acceptable.

The Vision Zero Neighborhood Symposium is organized by a coalition of San Diego supporters for safer streets. The event will bring together residents from San Diego’s diverse neighborhoods and leaders in traffic safety, law enforcement, street design, and public health to discuss the pressing issue of saving lives.

San Diego is one of 15 cities nationwide committed to getting to zero deaths through Vision Zero.

Attend the symposium to:

– Learn what San Diego is doing to reach the goal of zero traffic deaths,

– Hear from community leaders how to successfully advocate for safer streets,

– Learn how to get involved in the campaign

GUEST SPEAKER Nat Gale, Vision Zero Coordinator, Los Angeles.

Gale_Head_Shot.jpg

Los Angeles is a national leader on Vision Zero. Nat works for the Los Angeles Department of Transportation in a lead capacity in the city’s Vision Zero Initiative, where he works with a multi-disciplinary team to develop projects and partnerships that prevent traffic deaths on the streets of Los Angeles. Previously, he worked on Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative, a community development program aimed at improving quality of life, health, and safety for Los Angeles neighborhoods. Nat has an undergraduate degree from Columbia University in Civil Engineering and a dual Master’s degree from USC in Urban Planning and Public Administration.

PANEL OF GUEST SPEAKERS:

What is San Diego doing to implement Vision Zero?

How have communities successfully worked towards safer streets?

Jonathan Herrera, Policy Advisory, Mayor Kevin Faulconer

Randy Van Vleck, City Heights CDC

Representative, beautiful PB

BREAKOUT GROUPS:

Attendees will have a chance to participate in the discussion through small group conversations following the panel to dive into how our communities can work to advance Vision Zero in the future.

Co-sponsors: San Diego County Bike Coalition, HHSA, Community Action San Diego, Office of Traffic Safety, Urban Collaborative Project, Bike SD, Bayside Community Center