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Active Transportation & Complete Streets Webinar

You are invited to participate in a free Active Transportation & Complete Streets Webinar on July 23 at 10 AM hosted by Bikeatoga in partnership with the City of Saratoga Springs. This free 90-minute webinar will include an overview of fundamental complete street concepts, a digital walk audit in Hudson and a detailed discussion of

Socially Distanced Slow Rolls

Sunday, June 28th @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sunday, July 26th @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pump up your tires and celebrate summer biking with an all ages slow roll on the streets of Saratoga Springs. This event is FREE to attend, you are encouraged to bring cash to buy a treat at Humpty Dumpty's. Helmets encouraged,

The Bikeatoga Workshop is Reopening!

Good News! We are opening the workshop for bicycle adoptions again, and we will be open Thursday's 5pm-8pm and Saturday's from 9am-noon! We will be open starting this Saturday, June 13th. Of course, things will be different. The major changes are as follows: We will not be allowing people to come into the shop to work on bikes

Bikeatoga Urges City of Saratoga Springs to Make Web Announcement

Given increased pedestrian and cyclist activity in Saratoga Springs amidst the COVID-19 crisis, we as Bikeatoga Inc. issued a formal letter urging the City of Saratoga Springs post reminders of Vehicle and Traffic Laws (VTLs). We want to ensure our residents are smart, safe and informed while out and about. In the letter, addressed to

Spokes and Folks: Bikeatoga’s Virtual Film Festival

We are bringing the joy and fun of cycling to your living room with our first virtual film screening, brought to you by Bikeatoga, Caffe Lena, and the Skidmore Sustainability Office. Thank you to our talented local videographers, musicians, and bikers for sharing your talents and making this event come together so quickly! Join the

Our Workshop Is Closed, But Now You Can “Ask a Mechanic”

Our workshop is closed until further notice given the national crisis around COVID-19. Like many, we are excited that spring has sprung and bike riding season is here. We hope we can still be helpful as residents dust off their bike seats. Four of our mechanics, Brad, Dan, Mike, and Will, will be fielding questions

Bikeatoga is Partnering with OurStreets for Street Safety & COVID-19 Response

Bikeatoga is announcing a new partnership with OurStreets,  a smart phone app that empowers cyclists and pedestrians to report disruptions to cycling and pedestrian infrastructure.  The main feature set of the application allows users to report problems such as aggressive drivers and obstructed bike lanes.  This helps advocates at the local (e.g. Bikeatoga) and federal

Workshop and Events Postponed through April

The Bikeatoga workshop and all events are postponed through April, given the presence of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saratoga Springs and around the country. We will post updates via email, Facebook, and Instagram. Please practice social distancing, thorough hand washing, and take necessary precautions to prevent viral transmission and keep our immunodeficient and at-risk family,

Bikeatoga’s Response to the City of Saratoga’s Unified Development Ordinance

On January 6, 2020, the City of Saratoga Springs released the first draft of the Unified Development Ordinance for public comment. The city website states: "A Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) is a tool which combines traditional zoning and subdivision regulations, along with other development standards for items such as design guidelines, stormwater management, signs or street

Donate to Bikeatoga through March 15, 2020 and Support the D’Ambrogio Family

Danny D'Ambrogio is the son of our friends and long-time Bikeatoga volunteers, Ginny D'Ambrogio & Steve Leonardo. He is recovering from a tragic September car accident.  Donations can be made through Paypal on our website or by mail. The collected donations will be sent to the family on behalf of Bikeatoga. If you have the