Bike Walk RVA News

Bike Walk RVA Announces First-Ever Bike Restaurant Week for Sept. 17-21

Tuesday, September 12

RICHMOND, VA – Bike Walk RVA, a program of Sports Backers, is announcing the launch of its first-ever Bike Restaurant Week, a five-day promotional period from September 17-21 for participating restaurants in Richmond to celebrate riding to dine out. Over the course of the week, restaurants in neighborhoods throughout Richmond will offer discounts, deals, or promotions to customers arriving by […]

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Closing the Streets to the People

Thursday, July 27

By: Max Hepp-Buchanan, Director of Bike Walk RVA UPDATE (8/1/2017): Since this blog was originally posted, a couple of things have changed and we’ve received some new information. The people have spoken (or Tweeted, as it were) and it has already made a difference. Over the weekend, at least a couple of places identified as frustrating and unsafe pedestrian closures […]

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Let’s talk about sharing the road.

Thursday, July 6

By: Brantley Tyndall, Bike Walk RVA Bike Walk RVA (a program of Sports Backers) was recently awarded a grant from DMV’s Virginia Highway Safety Office to help educate people on how to behave around the new bike lanes in Richmond. Bike Walk RVA produced three different billboards (below), which were posted in seven different locations around Richmond and on several […]

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