Gresham City Hall, 1333 Northwest Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030, United States
1333 NW Eastman Parkway
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Tuesday, May 17, 2016 from noon-1pm
Join BTA and the City of Gresham for a lunch time urban biking clinic. Topics covered at this one-hour clinic include: Basics of riding – laws, traffic signals and signs, how to handle bike lanes, bike boxes, tracks, and sidewalks Skills – hand signals, turning, sharing the lane, and changing lanes Choosing gear – bikes, helmets, lights, locks, accessories, cold and rain gear, carrying kids and cargo Route planning – resources and taking bicycles on transit Q&A – answers to questions from new or experienced riders Feel free to bring a bag lunch.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 from 6-7pm
Date: Wednesday, August 19 Time: 6:00-7:00pm Location:Gresham City Hall, 1333 Northwest Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR, United States - There's no place to park your bike at the grocery store. - Your kid can't bike to school because of one dangerous road crossing. - Your neighborhood association is fighting a bike-friendly project. The problem is clear. The solution might even be obvious to you but how do you get others on board? How do you get the problem solved? The Bicycle Transportation Alliance has been advocating for better safer streets since 1990. In this free one-hour clinic, a BTA advocate will share some of the lessons we've learned about how to get your voice heard -- how to get your community's problems solved. Topics covered include messaging, defining success, power mapping, identifying allies, and pressure vs. persuasion. This month’s Advocacy Clinic will be presented by Elizabeth Quiroz, BTA's advocate focused on East Portland Questions? Contact Elizabeth Quiroz, firstname.lastname@example.org RSVP here- http://bta.nonprofitsoapbox.com/aug2015-advocacy-clinic Join the Facebook event here- https://www.facebook.com/events/907228095976407/?context=create&previousaction=create&ref=1&source=77