Help us cut fossil fuel emissions · Help us make cycling safer · Help us achieve our mission
Looking to engage?
Bring your energy and enthusiasm – the Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition wants to hear your voice when we make decisions. These committees are your opportunity to guide our process on topics that matter most to you.
Interested? Check the calendar.
The Shop Committee
The Bici Centro Shop Committee invites all stakeholders, such as shop users, occasional volunteers, donors, and especially our fully-vested volunteers – partners in grime – to help manage our open shop, bicycle recycling, and education center facility concerns. Monthly meetings are open to the public. Questions? Read the monthly minutes or contact the Bici Centro Shop Manager.
The Education Committee
The Education Committee oversees our classes and community partnerships. We host after-school and summer programs for youth, and bilingual mechanics and street skills classes for adults. Our partnerships include Safe Routes to School (COAST), Traffic Solutions, Santa Barbara Unified School District, Live Well Santa Barbara County, Carpinteria Children's Project. Meetings are open to the public – check the calendar if you're interested in attending. Questions? Read the monthly minutes or email the Education Director.
The Policy Committee
The Policy Committee meets at different locations to discuss bicycle-transportation related issues and opportunities. These include opportunities for encouraging safer and efficient roadway designs for biking, providing public input on non-motorized transportation projects, and brainstorming methods for making the region a better place to bike through improved funding, design, and implementation of infrastructure and policies. Check the main calendar if you're interested in attending a meeting. Questions: contact the Executive Director.