Asheville on Bikes makes a difference! Thanks to the efforts of our members, sponsors and civic partners,we are pushing to see real change on the ground and in our community.
Happening Now...Don’t be fooled: Bicycle registration laws are bad
We opposed a bad law, HB 157 and its bicycle registration scheme.
Selected work that is done…
NCDOT announces a corridor study to inlieu of the controversial road widening for Merrimon. Kudos!Done Letter to City Council RE: “Asheville, One of the Worst Cities for Crashes,” and Coxe Avenue Tactical Urbanism
AoB stands firm in its commitment to establishing a safe and robust active transportation network in the City of Asheville.Done Asheville on Bikes has published the full text of the NCDOT Merrimon comments we received
In Feb 2018 we published a searchable public database of NCDOT Merrimon comments.Done Comment Writing Guide; Reasons We Oppose the Merrimon Widening Project
List of reasons we oppose the initial NCDOT design for widening Merrimon Ave.Done AoB letter of support for original Lyman St segment design
And we urge City Council to make it a high priority for completion.Done RADTIP: Thank You & Next Steps
On behalf of Asheville on Bikes (AoB), I want to thank each of you who took...Done Asheville Multi-Modal Transit Committee Votes in Favor of NACTO Standards
Asheville MMTC votes to endorse in favor of Council adopting NACTO Design Guide.Done Asheville Votes YES to Fund Bonds for Bike & Pedestrian Projects
The people have spoken! Over 75% of voters in Asheville’s November 2016 election voted in favor of funding...Done AoB Welcomes AVL’s First Bike Corral w/ City of Asheville & NCDOT
During 2015, The City of Asheville, North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT), West Asheville Business Association...Done HB44 Fixed – Together We Roll Forward
Thanks in large part to AoB members, proposed cuts to NC bike lane and sidewalk expansion has been struck from HB44.