Category Archives: Encouragement

Related to HBC’s Encouragement Campaign, including: Bicycle Month, Bike-to-work Week, Community Bike Rides and Safe Routes To Schools.

Wednesday, October 7 is Bike or Walk to School Day

October 7 is International Walk to School Day around the world. In the Heights, we celebrate October 7 as Walk or Bike to School Day. Our District has participated from the start in this fast-growing event. Walk or Bike to School Day events raise awareness for good routes for bicycling and walking and emphasize the […]

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Bike the Heights Heritage Home and Garden Tour on September 20th!

Through a collaboration with Heights Community Congress, HBC sold 20 advance purchase discounted tickets to cyclists interested in biking the Heights Heritage Home and Garden Tour on September 20th!!  Still need a ticket or general information about the tour itself? Please visit this page.  Have a ticket?  Join HBC for an informal bike ride of the HHH&G Tour! […]

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August Bike Rides Feature Gardens, Ice Cream and Art

Join us for fun and relaxing rides in August. All ride participants are asked to sign waivers. Helmets and bike locks strongly encouraged.  Bike lights are needed if you are pedaling home after dark. Back to the Farm, Back to Nature August 1, 10 a.m. – noon Begins at the Coventry Peace Arch, S.E. corner of Coventry […]

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May Brings Bike Events to the Heights

Bike Month activities this year in the Heights: May 4, 7:30 p.m., Cleveland Heights City Council will declare May Bike month for the fifth time since 2011.  Come and cheer!  (You can slip away after the resolution is voted on.) May 6, Walk or Bike to School Day for Cleveland Heights-University Heights District Schools and […]

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Holiday Brew for Bicyclists

For a jolly holiday celebration of another year of bicycling bliss, join Heights bicyclists from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 9, in the meeting room at The Wine Spot, 2271 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights. Bring something edible to share – and bring your best 2014 bicycling experiences to share with the group too – rides […]

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Donate Now to Help Make Our Community More Bicycle Friendly

You can help make our community more bicycle friendly by clicking the “donate now” button on the right sidebar!  All proceeds go toward paying for events and campaigns that help strengthen our cycling community. Your donation helps us continue to: Be the unified voice in our community that communicates to policy makers how to make streets […]

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Wednesday, Oct. 8 is Walk or Bike to School Day

On Wednesday, Oct. 8, children in more than 40 countries will join an international movement, called Walk or Bike to School Day in Cleveland Heights and University Heights. Walk or Bike to School Day promotes physical activity, which boosts children’s learning and reduces traffic congestion around schools. Thanks to area schools’ physical education teachers, principals and parent-teacher […]

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Bicycle Tour of September 21 Heights Heritage Home & Garden Tour

The Heights Heritage Home & Garden Tour gives you a chance to have a closer look at beautiful Cleveland Heights homes and gardens that you can usually only admire from the street or sidewalk.  This year for the first time, Heights Bicycle Coalition is offering a group bicycle ride so that a limited number of lucky people can get around by bicycle to visit this dazzling collection of attractions. […]

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Join Us for Free Wheelin’ Wednesdays

For a fun and relaxing evening, don’t miss Free Wheelin’ Wednesdays, offered for free by Heights Bicycle Coalition to all who can ride a bicycle. The rides are every other Wednesday during summer months. They start at 6:30 p.m. from the Coventry Peace Arch. Please wear a helmet. This year’s line-up includes the following: • […]

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2014 Bike Month in the Heights

Once again, May is Bike Month in the Heights.  Cleveland Heights has more to celebrate than ever since becoming recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community in October 2013.  We’re building on all that has been accomplished with an expanding list of Bike Month activities in 2014.  Here’s the roster: May 5 – At its […]

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