Upcoming Events

May
23
Thu
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Jun
27
Thu
5:00 pm AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting - Eat, drink & problem-solve!! @ Everest Kitchen | Albany | California | United States
Come and talk about walking and cycling in Albany, while eating delicious Nepali & Indian food in Everest Kitchen’s Parklet! All are invited. Got a gripe, question or idea that would make cycling or walking[...]
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Jul
16
Tue
7:00 pm AS&R Meeting – SPECIAL DATE – Yo...
AS&R Meeting – SPECIAL DATE – Yo...
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AS&R Meeting - SPECIAL DATE - You're Invited to Join Virtually!
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[...]
Jul
25
Thu
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Aug
22
Thu
5:00 pm AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting - Eat, drink & problem-solve!! @ Everest Kitchen | Albany | California | United States
Come and talk about walking and cycling in Albany, while eating delicious Nepali & Indian food in Everest Kitchen’s Parklet! All are invited. Got a gripe, question or idea that would make cycling or walking[...]
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Sep
5
Thu
7:00 pm AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited to...
AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited to...
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AS&R Meeting - You're Invited to Join Virtually!
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!

Blue Heron Bikes: 10% off parts and accessories.

Marie Bowser Acupuncture: 30% off your first visit.

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

Quad Republic Skate Co. 5% off SKATES, 10% off parts & accessories.

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

Name Our Newsletter!

You may have noticed that we have a spiffy new Announcement format, thanks to our brand new Media Manager, AS&R volunteer Laura Emery.
It looks so great that it needs a new name! Can you help?

Our members have suggested some of the following:
GREENways (It references the actual greenway that runs through Albany as well as all modes of transportation that are “green” for the environment vs. driving a car)
Human Power
Streets for People
Streets for Living
People in Motion
Walk and Ride
The Navigator

Do you like any of those or have other suggestions? Write a note in “comments” here and we’ll choose one soon – thanks!

6 comments to Name Our Newsletter!

  • Tony Caine

    Hike ‘n Bike
    Hike and Bike
    Albany Hiking and Biking
    Hiking and Biking Albany

    Of course there’s
    Bike ‘n Hike and all its variations!

  • Tom Ayres

    Peds and Pedalers

  • Julie Graves

    Stride ‘n Roll Albany. Includes both walking and hiking, and all wheeled self-propulsion, from senior’s walkers to wheelchairs to bikes to baby strollers. Especially since the topic of the day is sidewalk repair–no bikes there. (And, tips hat to Rock ‘n Roll :)

  • Julie Graves

    Or, Stroll ‘n Roll Albany.

  • Amy Smolens

    And the winner is…
    “GREENways” by AS&R member Katie Morrison, who got the inspiration while pedaling along the Greenway between Marin and Gilman. We love the name because, as Katie quite aptly noted, “…it references the actual Greenway that runs through Albany as well as all modes of transportation that are ‘green’ for the environment vs. driving a car.”
    We are honored to have Katie as a member as well as an English teacher at Albany High School (no surprise, given her literary genius). As a token of our appreciation, she will receive a $20 BikeLink card as a prize. AS&R is a vendor of these eCards that can be used for bike lockers at BART stations and beyond. BL has given us a few cards to use as prizes or perks so Katie is a worthy recipient!
    (written by Newsletter Editor Laura Emery, posted by Amy)
    Thanks, Katie and all others who submitted entries!

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