Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36BikeDenverisDenver’sbicycleadvocacyorganization dedicated to transforming bicycling in Denver through advocacy, education, and community engagement. To learn more about BikeDenver, or become a member, please visit bikedenver.org. The city of the future is a bicycle-friendly city. That’s why we at BikeDenver work relentlessly to create the environment in Den- ver that will allow more of our citizens to realize the benefits of bicycling as a way to connect people, create a sense of place, and experi- ence our city in a unique way. BikeDenver is galvanizing the bicycle community to make sure that Den- ver will be the city of the future. We are the voice of our cycling community, driving the agenda around making bicycling a bigger and better part of how we move in and around our city. With open hearts, we invite everyone who loves to bike, and wants to make Denver a great city, to join us. In 2016, BikeDenver is collaborating with Downtown Denver Partnership on the Bike to Work Wednesdays campaign to empower and encourage bicyclists to commute to work during the summer months. Working to Transform Denver by Bike BikeDenver BikeLife Denver | 21 By Alex Pankonin BikeDenver Board Member BikeDenver’s season would not be complete without hosting New Belgium Brewery’s Tour de Fat in Denver’s City Park. For another year BikeDenver is delighted to help bring the joy of music, bikes, and revelry to Denver. For those like us, that believe that Denver is the city of the future and want a safer way to integrate bicycling into how we connect with people, places, and experienc- es, BikeDenver is the voice of our community. We work relentlessly to make this vision for Denver a reality. While BikeDenver is currently in the process of appointing a new Executive Director, the work of bike advocacy continues in Denver. We are proud to be advancing our vision for Denver through this year’s major initiatives: ➤ ADVOCATING for dedicated funding for bicycle improvements by the City ➤ ADVANCING the aspirations of Vision Zero – to reduce traffic deaths in Denver to zero ➤ SECURING a bicycle “win” in every City Council district ➤ PROVIDING Bikes on Broadway Demonstration Project – providing a better and safer North-South bike route through the city. 12 | BikeLife Denver