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Calgary goes big, with big results

As the City of Sacramento prepares the Downtown Specific Plan, which will provide high-level environmental review for projects to add at least 10,000 housing units in the Central City over the next 10 years, this is the first in a…..

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Velo Ball is Thursday, Oct 5

Mark your calendar for the season’s best bike event: Velo Ball is Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, at the California State Railroad Museum. Velo Ball is SABA’s annual fundraising gala and a celebration of the all things bicycle and the community…..

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Tour de Fat Sacramento, July 11

Join us for Fat Tire presents the Tour de Fat in Sacramento on July 11th at Ace of Spades, 1417 R Street, Sacramento. Hollis Brown is headlining the show. Sacramento favorite 50 Watt Heavy will also take the stage, along…..

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More bikes on more of the ARP

The Sacramento County Recreation and Parks Commission has given its final approval for implementation of the off-paved path cycling pilot in the Woodlake and Cal Expo areas of the American River Parkway near downtown Sacramento. The 3-year pilot program will…..

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Frank Cirill, 1922-2017

The American River Parkway is one of the region’s most important natural and recreational amenities. If riding, walking or paddling along the Parkway is part of what makes the region special for you, you owe a debt of thanks to…..

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Big Day of Giving: 6 ways to give

Does May is Bike Month have you feeling the bike love? Then please consider sharing some of that love with SABA on Thursday, May 4, the Big Day of Giving, our region’s annual 24-hour fundraising challenge. Out of more than…..

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Driver kills Foothill Farms boy

Tragic news from the Foothill Farms area: This morning a 13-year-old boy riding to school on the sidewalk was killed by a driver leaving a parking lot on Hillsdale Blvd. near Palm Ave. Our thoughts are with the victim, the…..

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Make the most of your new bike

If a new bike arrived at your house this holiday season, here are some tips to make sure you’re ready to roll. 1. Get it checked. If your bike came from a big-box store, have your local bike shop check…..

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SABA’s year in review

SABA works in three main areas — advocacy, community engagement and technical assistance — to help create the conditions that enable more people to confidently choose a bike as safe, convenient everyday transportation. Here are the highlights from 2016: Advocacy…..

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SACOG honors SABA for arena work

What an incredible honor to be recognized by the Sacramento Area Council of Governments with a SACOG Salutes award for our part in the collaborative effort to prevent ‘carmageddon’ during the opening of Golden 1 Center! We are one of…..

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