LACBC Presents: What Do Elected Officials Want to Hear? (And Are Bike Advocates Saying It?)


When: Thursday, August 22; 7 p.m.
Where: LACBC Headquarters, Edison Room (1st floor) – 634 S. Spring St., Los Angeles 90014
Admission: FREE for LACBC Members / $10 general admission
Refreshments courtesy of Angel City Brewery

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Save the date! One of the key aspects of bike advocacy is working and communicating with elected officials and their staff. Are we saying the right things? What works and what doesn’t? Join the LACBC and the Planning Committee for the third installment in the LACBC Speaker Series on August 22nd. Our speakers include:

  • Paul Backstrom – Transportation Policy Director, Office of City of L.A. Councilmember Mike Bonin
  • Laura Friedman – Councilmember, City of Glendale
  • Marlen Garcia – Councilmember, City of Baldwin Park


LACBC Open House

You’re invited to learn all about what LACBC is up to! Learn about LACBC’s victories of past and future from our local chapters, Neighborhood Bike Ambassadors, campaigns, programs, and more! Mingle, enjoy refreshments courtesy of New Belgium and Pete’s Cafe, dance to the sweet sounds of DJ Skramble, have your photo taken in our photobooth, […]

Dinner and Bike Tour with GRIST Writer Elly Blue

When: Monday, September 12; 7 PM – 9 PM Where: MALDEF Building’s Edison Room – 634 S. Spring St., 1st Floor, Downtown Los Angeles (same building as LACBC headquarters) Portland lingers in SoCal and continues to spread the bike word in the City of Los Angeles. Join LACBC, Elly Blue, Joshua Ploeg & Joe Biel for the […]

LACBC Presents: How Bike-Friendly Places Are Made

The LACBC Planning Committee has invited three of the region’s most prominent experts to give us a behind-the-scenes look at the making of bicycle plans, bicycle policy, and bicycle facility design. They will share their insights on how bike planning processes really work and pinpoint the key areas where advocates can push to make the […]

Tour De Taste, Holiday Edition

LACBC’s Tour de Taste returns to Culver City this holiday seaon, and we are excited for some bicycling, eating, ice skating, and Culver City exploration! Take a guided bike tour of Ballona Creek with us in the morning, then enjoy local cuisine and ice skating afterwards. So far we have food from Culver Hotel, Kay ‘n Dave’s, LaRocco’s Pizzeria, Chipotle, Rocco’s Tavern, and […]