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Complete Streets

BikeWalk Provo Walking and Biking Video Tours are Live!

In 2020, we launched our “world-famous” walking tour of Provo and our biking tour to show Provo City employees and politicians as well as residents the good and bad urban design present in greater downtown Provo. This year, we connected with BYU professors in the civil engineering and urban planning programs to take their students […]

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Bike Advocacy Provo Bike Committee

Provo Bicycle Committee Presents Bike-Friendly Ideas to Provo City Council

This Tuesday the Provo Bicycle Committee (www.provobc.com) was invited to present their progress and ideas at the city council study meeting. Committee chairman Zac Whitmore did an excellent job of giving an update on the many Committee projects and getting the council members excited about the need for a bicycle and pedestrian map in the […]

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Local Biking Events

A Happy, Rainy Bike-to-Work Day

Despite the rain, the Provo Bike-to-Work Day morning event was a huge success. Cyclists of all ages came out to ride with Mayor Curtis and join in the fun. Helen Anderson from the Mayor’s Office and Stacey Adamson from UTA did a wonderful job of organizing and running the show. Many riders lined up for […]

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Local Biking Events

Reporting from the Bike Rodeo

Yesterday the Provo Bicycle Committee had a rip roarin’ good time volunteering at the Farrer Elementary Bike Rodeo. Families came from all over the neighborhood to register their bikes, learn about sharing the road, and ride like mad. Here are some of the highlights: $500 worth of helmets, donated from the Utah County Health Department, […]

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Bike Advocacy

What Can Provo Learn from Fort Collins?

A couple years ago my husband and I made a trip out to Fort Collins, Colorado where we discovered that a city very similar to Provo has created a truly amazing bicycle culture. Students, families, seniors, and avid-cyclers were riding everywhere we looked. The cycling culture brought business to their bike-lined downtown, generated a very […]

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Bike Advocacy

BikeProvo.org on Facebook

We’re now on Facebook. Join the BikeProvo.org Group to stay updated about local cycling events, share your ideas, and invite your friends to join.

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Local Biking Events

Ride with the Mayor: Provo Bike-to-Work Day

Mark your calendars for a May ride with Provo Mayor John Curtis. This year’s Provo City / UTA Bike-to-Work Day is excpected to be the best yet. What: Enjoy free food and complimentary bike tune-ups, and a bike ride with Mayor John Curtis at 8 a.m. UTA will give away free bicycle helmets to the […]