Category Archives: Transportation

Thinking different: Stories of seeing transportation in a whole new light

WHAT’S NEW at SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION VT Donuts and Hogwarts: Travel training makes a difference Bethany Fleishman of VItal Communities recounts an outing with first -time riders to introduce them to bus travel in the Upper Valley. Deciding to Stop Wilmot Irish writes about his decision to stop driving at the age of 87. Building the Other Infrastructure […]

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The Future of Sustainable Transportation – 11/29

You are invited! The Future of Sustainable Transportation in the City of Burlington Reducing emissions and advancing a healthy, safe and equitable transportation system Thursday, November 29 from 5:30 – 7:30pm Town Center Room at VEIC 128 Lakeside Avenue in Burlington Limited space, please RSVP by November 26th! Click here to learn more and RSVP to attend! […]

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CATMA Commuter News Fall 2018

Fall E-News 2018 We’ve turned back the clocks and hope everyone’s adjusting well to the time change and enjoyed an extra hour of rest.  With late fall upon us and nights getting dark earlier, be sure to take special precautions on your commute and be visible.  learn more here. Events, Resources & Updates CATMA Employee Transportation […]

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Old Spokes Home Kick-Off Event – Nov. 8

As you’re likely aware, the Community Bike Workshop (the non-profit arm of Old Spokes Home that provides refurbished bikes at reduced prices to people of low income) and the Old Spokes Home retail shop are moving from their separate locations to the site of the former Good News Garage, meaning that all customers – regardless […]

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On-Street Bicycling Workshops and Lock n Learn Event

Hello All, If you missed last weeks event (which we had to reschedule based on weather), here are two more opportunities to hone your bike riding skills and an event to learn about commuting and locking your bike… Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12 PM – 1:30 PM Contios Room, City Hall Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/237245673635588/ Want […]

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Green Mountain Transit’s Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenge

Green Mountain Transit Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenge We are challenging students to hop of the bus and explore their new home through a social media scavenger hunt.  Complete as many of the Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenges by Sunday, October 28, 2018; the student who completes greatest number of challenges wins an Apple Watch, Series 3.  The winner […]

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Free On-Street Bike Skills Workshop – Monday October 1 – 11am-12:30pm

Want to be more confident riding your bike on the street? Interested in riding but concerned about how to do it safely?    Join Champlain Transportation and Local Motion to learn safe on-street biking skills with this hands-on workshop. As a bonus you will receive a FREE bike light set and there will be FREE […]

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News & Events from Old Spokes Home

Volunteer for the Fall Fundo The Fall Fundo (October 13) is quickly approaching. We’re on track for a big day – we already have over 100 riders and $9,000 in donations. Woohoo! With all these riders, we’re gonna need some help making sure everything runs smoothly. If you’re not riding, volunteering is a great way to contribute. […]

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