News and Stories

2017 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced
News Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017

This week Bay Area Bike to Work Day organizers named the winners of the 2017 Bike Commuter of the Year awards, given to recognize individuals for inspiring bicycling in their Bay Area communities through their commitment to travel by bicycle as their primary mode of transport.

Daylight Saving Time Brings Changes to Bay Bridge Bike/Ped Path Hours
Top Stories
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Adapted from a Caltrans release.

Caltrans has announced longer hours for the bicycle/pedestrian path on the East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Third Eastbound Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clears Key Hurdle
News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly six-mile corridor reached a key milestone this month.

MTC Helps Fund Solano County Train Station and Overpass Project
News Release
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

State and local officials joined about 200 people from the surrounding community for the re-opening of a greatly improved Peabody Road last week.

2016 Bay Area Team Bike Challenge Tops Participation Record
News Release
Friday, June 10, 2016

Whatever way you measure Team Bike Challenge’s impact, the friendly competition that attracts commuters from across the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area logged some impressive numbers in 2016.

Perfect Commute by Bike as Bike to Work Day 2016 Rolls on
News Release
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

The 22nd annual Bike to Work Day rolled through the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday, May 12. Morning counts tallied across the region showed an increase of over nine percent compared to 2015.

Don’t Miss Bike to Work Day on May 12!
News Release
Monday, May 9, 2016

Join the San Francisco Bay Area’s largest bicycling celebration — Bike to Work Day — on Thursday, May 12. With dozens of events happening throughout the region and over 400 Energizer Stations spread across all nine Bay Area counties, there is no reason to miss out on the fun.

2016 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced
News Release
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — One of the Bay Area’s most dedicated bicycle commuters could be massage therapist Liam Casey, who powers through San Francisco’s streets on his bicycle with a massage table attached to the back, providing “massage delivered by bicycle” for the last two and a half years.

Bay Area Bike Share Offers Free Rides on May 12th
News Release
Friday, April 29, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — Bay Area Bike Share is celebrating Bike to Work Day by offering free rides to the public on Thursday, May 12th.

Bay Area’s 2016 Bike to Work Day Is Coming May 12
News Release
Thursday, April 14, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — Tens of thousands of new and seasoned bike commuters are getting ready to pedal to work on Thursday, May 12, as part of the 22nd annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day.


The Orinda Energizer Station offered goodies galore.
Bike to Work Day 2013
Photo Gallery
Thursday, May 9, 2013

MTC commissioners led the way this morning as the region mobilized for the 19th annual celebration of two-wheeled commuting.