Categories for Action Alerts

Create Safe and Equitable Access to Parks with this Tool

Safe Routes to parks encourages people to access parks with this framework. Proximity to parks is consistently related to better physical and mental health.

Want Safer, More Accessible Streets? Dance.

“Crossings” was a performance piece meant to remind motorists that streets are shared, and that everyone is responsible for ensuring that they’re safe.

Complete Streets Ordinance Heading to Council on Monday

At our 2014 Members' Meeting we launched a campaign for a Complete Streets Policy. On the day of our 2016 Members' Meeting, Council to vote on it.

Penn Circle 2-Way Conversion Concepts: Comments needed by Nov 18

View and comment on the Penn Circle 2-Way Conversion Concepts

Bicyclist struck and killed in hit-and-run in Fayette County

Fayette County bicyclist was killed in hit-and-run by a pickup truck at 10:30 am on Connellsville Street in North Union Township.

Start Your Own ‘Walking School Bus’ with this Toolkit

The Safe Routes to School National Partnership just released a Step-By-Step Walking School Bus Toolkit for educators, community organizers and parents.

Safety Tips for Pedestrians, Bicyclists, and Drivers as Daylight Saving Time Ends

Here are some safety tips for everyone – people who walk, people who bike, and people who drive.

November Rides of the Month – Butler Freeport Trail and Dirty Dozen Training

Turn your next bike ride into an adventure with our November Rides of the Month. Enjoy the autumn scenery and try out one of our easy or advanced ride options.

Fall for Beautiful River Rides with Positive Spin

After school mentorship program, Positive Spin, provides bicycle safety training to middle schoolers along some of Pittsburgh's most scenic routes.

Bike Lane Announcement at Friday’s Susan Hicks Memorial Event

In light of the anniversary of Susan Hicks death, we wanted to update you on her memorial event, as well as share some exciting developments.

Tues. Nov 1: Former Penn Circle Two-Way Conversion Public Meeting

Weigh in on plans to convert the former Penn Circle into 2-way traffic with a neighborhood-focused design

Operation Illumination: October Bike Light Giveaway

Through Operation Illumination our goal is to make biking at night safer for everyone

Transportation and the Vision for an Affordable Pittsburgh

In desirable cities throughout the nation, rents and home prices are rising. Creating and preserving affordable housing has become a major policy focus as residents are displaced from their communities in cities across America.