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Support Bike Jeffco!

2016 was another successful year for Bike Jeffco’s advocacy efforts. The 2.4 mile El Rancho -Genesee bikeway was (finally) opened after 12 years of our lobbying. A Jeffco Regional Bikeways Wayfinding Guide was published which will ensure that we will … Continue reading

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October Events and News

The opening of the El Rancho – Genesee bikeway represents the culmination of 11, yes 11, years of advocacy by Bike Jeffco and Team Evergreen to construct a bicycle link to avoid riding on Interstate 70 between the ends of … Continue reading

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Denver Bike Theft Locations

Denver’s CBS 4 ran a story on locations where highest number of bike thefts occur in the city of Denver. Check it out! Many Bike Thieves Lurking In Spots Denverites Ride To Most

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A Tacky Situation: Deer Creek Canyon Road Challenges Continue

Bike Jeffco’s Facebook page received an alert from a rider early Sunday, July 3rd stating that he had encountered many thumb tacks once he turned onto Deer Creek Canyon Road. Later in the day, someone or several someones contacted 9News … Continue reading

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Tuesday, March 8th meeting at the Jefferson County Courts & Admin Bldg at 6:30 PM

Nothing like a little Spring like weather to get your thoughts turning towards being out on your bike….and nothing like Spring to bring on a few challenges for advocacy as well.    We hope you’ll join us for our monthly … Continue reading

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Special Guests for April 14th Meeting at the Taj

Steve Durian, new director of the County Transportation and Engineering division will attend to talk about his and the County’s latest ideas for improving bicycle transportation in the County. Russ Chandler, of the soon to be launched Denver edition of … Continue reading

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April 14th Meeting

Deer Creek Canyon is a much better ride these days with the installation of a porta potty at Phillipsburg which is halfway up the canyon. Bike Jeffco has to recognize a number of people and organizations for helping to make … Continue reading

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March 10th Meeting

Many of you may be aware that CDOT is planning to add express toll lanes to the C-470 highway through Douglas County and a small section of Jefferson County east of Wadsworth Boulevard. Construction is scheduled to begin in the … Continue reading

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Contacting your state legislators

We are taking the tact of meeting with the state legislators about our local projects. In most instances, these individuals are not the ones that we work with to bring the projects to fruition. We work with the city and … Continue reading

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February 10th meeting at Jefferson County Court Bldg

Bill 15-081 was introduced into the current session of the Colorado Senate last week. It sought to expand the definition of suitable projects for GOCO (Greater Outdoors Colorado) funding to include the construction of bicycle trails and shoulders. Unfortunately passage … Continue reading

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