Plans & Studies
Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board
Interested in attending or hosting a free Bicycle and/or Pedestrian (Walking) related meeting, planning session, presentation, demonstration, training or on-bicycle safety course?  Contact the City of Gainesville (FL) Bicycle/Pedestrian Program by completing this online event request form:
or by Phone: (352) 393-8493 / Email:  


Sign-up to VOLUNTEER at:

Event #1: Bike Rodeo for Cub Scout Pack 416
Bicycle training safety course “Bike Rodeo”
Thursday, September 20, 2018
6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Chiles Elementary
2525 School House Rd.
Gainesville, FL. 32608

Event #2: Table information and safety trinkets for those who bike to school
International Walk/Bike to School Day
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
7:00 am – 7:45 am
Metcalfe Elementary (Bike parking rack)
1250 NE 18th Avenue
Gainesville, FL. 32609

Event #3: Volunteer to wear a blind-fold and allow a boy scout to assist travel through the community to event.
Annual White Cane Walk
Wednesday, October 13, 2018
10:00 am – 12:00 Noon
Old Alachua City Hall
15001 NW 140th Street
Walk To:
Boy Scout Hut
15115 NW 142nd Terrace
Alachua, FL. 32615

Event #4: Bike Rodeo & Helmet Fitting for Cub Scout Pack 71
Bicycle training safety course “Bike Rodeo”
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1001 NW 98th Street
Gainesville, FL. 32606

Event #5: Bike helmet fitting “Trunk or Treat” booth
Northwest Baptist Fall Festival
Sunday, October 28, 2018
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Northwest Baptist Church
5514 NE 23rd Avenue
Gainesville, FL. 32606

Event #6: Bike Rodeo for School Board garden celebration event
Bicycle training safety course “Bike Rodeo”
Saturday, November 10, 2018
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Horizon Center 2802 NE 8th Avenue
Gainesville, FL. 32641

Sign-up to VOLUNTEER at:

Dekova Batey, Coordinator
City of Gainesville Public Works Department
Bicycle/Pedestrian Program
P.O. Box 490, M.S. 58
Gainesville, Florida 32627-0490
Phone: (352) 393-8493
Fax: (352) 393-7987

Last updated 9/18/2018 D.T.B.