Iowa Bike Expo on January 28

Iowa Bike Expo on January 28

The Iowa Bike Expo is happening Saturday, January 28th at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines Iowa from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm.  This free event is open to the public.  Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or thinking of dusting off your old schwinn stingray, we...

Help Wanted: Safe Routes to School Manager

Safe Routes to School Program Manager Do you want more kids walking or bicycling to school?  The Iowa Bicycle Coalition is hiring a Safe Routes To School program Manager to run an encouragement and education program directed at elementary and middle schools...
Cargo Bike EARLY Silent Auction

Cargo Bike EARLY Silent Auction

The Iowa Bicycle Coalition silent auction is BACK! And, we are getting an early start. We are starting a pre-auction thanks to a donation of a Bunch 3.0 Cargo Bike (value of $4,100) from Lisa Spellman and Mark Trimble. You can now bid on this item at...
GivingTuesday 2022

GivingTuesday 2022

Giving Tuesday is here, and it’s the biggest single day of giving all year for charities, and the Iowa Bicycle Coalition is no different. Last year’s Giving Tuesday changed what was possible for bicycle advocates in Iowa. We were able to make progress that...
SF16 (Standard Penalties) and SF60 (Hands-Free/Distracted Driving) passes Senate Transportation Committee Unanimously

DRIVE SAFE IOWA CALLS FOR HANDS-FREE CELL PHONE LAW

Efforts are underway to update Iowa’s distracted driving laws in response to several fatal crashes in which drivers were found to be using their phones while driving.  A campaign called Drive Safe Iowa has launched a petition to collect names of supporters to...