Upcoming Events

Feb
25
Sun
12:00 pm Parklet Celebration @ Parklet in front of Hal's Office Coffee Shop
Parklet Celebration @ Parklet in front of Hal's Office Coffee Shop
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Parklet Celebration @ Parklet in front of Hal's Office Coffee Shop | Albany | California | United States
Hal’s Office Parklet is OPEN! BUS STOP PARKLET OPENING CELEBRATION: 1207 Solano Avenue – Sunday, February 25th Noon–2 pm Construction has finished and the westbound bus stop is again operational!! Hurrah!  Come out next Sunday and[...]
Mar
3
Sat
1:00 pm Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Work... @ Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley
Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Work... @ Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Workshop @ Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley | Berkeley | California | United States
Want to ride more but don’t feel confident enough? Here’s a FREE bicycle skills class, courtesy of Bike East Bay (with support from the UC Berkeley Police Department.) Learn basic rules of the road, how to share[...]
Mar
14
Wed
6:00 pm San Pablo Avenue Organizing Meet... @ Farm Burger
San Pablo Avenue Organizing Meet... @ Farm Burger
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
San Pablo Avenue Organizing Meeting: North Berkeley (and Albany) @ Farm Burger | Berkeley | California | United States
Bike East Bay is working for continuous bike lanes on San Pablo Avenue, as part of a safer street for everyone who bikes, walks, drives, or takes transit.               Join[...]
Mar
21
Wed
6:00 pm San Pablo Avenue Organizing Meet... @ Elevation 66
San Pablo Avenue Organizing Meet... @ Elevation 66
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
San Pablo Avenue Organizing Meeting: El Cerrito (and Richmond) @ Elevation 66 | El Cerrito | California | United States
Join Bike East Bay supporters in your neighborhood to learn about options for bikeways and transit on San Pablo Avenue. Share your vision for the corridor and get organized for kicking off advocacy. Bike East[...]
7:30 pm AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited! @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited! @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
AS&R Meeting - You're Invited! @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church | Berkeley | California | United States
Have a gripe, an idea or some input about anything that would further cycling and pedestrian conditions here in Albany? Then join us at our next meeting (every other month – odd-numbered months) where we[...]

Discounts

Become an AS&R member and get discounts at local bike shops and businesses.

Berkeley Bikes and Skateboards: 15% off labor, parts and accessories.

Bikes on Solano: 10% off labor, parts and accessories.

Marie Bowser Acupuncture: 25% on all visits.

Blue Heron Bikes: 10% off parts and accessories.

Offers are valid to members of Albany Strollers & Rollers and their households. Tell your friends!
Contact us with questions.

LimeBike - Albany is HERE!!

LimeBike BikeShare – it’s HERE in Albany!!

LimeBikes on Solano & Cornell (photo credit Mike Cabanatuan)


The City of Albany is excited to announce a six month pilot program to test and experience bike sharing around town. LimeBike, a bike sharing operator headquartered in San Mateo, will be leading the pilot program. Effective February 2018, about 100 LimeBikes will be made available throughout the City for riders. The bikes will be accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

The easy-to-use bikes can be unlocked and paid for using the LimeBike smartphone app. Rides cost $1 per 30 minutes. Bikes may be parked and left in appropriate locations such as by bike racks and sidewalks away from pedestrian walkways. Bikes may NOT block driveways, entryways, crossroads, bus stops, wheelchair accessible areas, or be left on the ground.

All riders are encouraged to wear a helmet and everyone under 18 is required by law to wear a helmet.

Need additional information? Read our LimeBike FAQ or visit LimeBike.com

Problems with the LimeBikes?

Report any issue directly to LimeBike’s 24/7 customer service:
Call or text: 1-888-LIME-345 (1-888-546-3345)  Email: support@limebike.com

The City of Albany wants to hear about your LimeBike experience.

During the six month pilot (January-June 2018), send us your comments on how the program is working and improvements we can make to achavez@albanyca.org.

This information will be used to assess user experiences and the dockless system in Albany. At the end of the six month pilot, the City will determine how to best implement bike sharing in Albany.

How to LimeBike:

1. Download the LimeBike app and find an available bike.
2. Scan or enter the bike’s plate number into the app to unlock the bike.
3. Strap on your helmet, ride and enjoy!
4. Responsibly park bike by a bike rack or other appropriate bicycle parking location.
5. Lock the bike’s back wheel and sign out of the app.

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