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Major Taylor to Ride through Burien on April 29

Posted on Mar 27, 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017 Join Us on a Scenic Tour South of Seattle for the Third Annual Ride for Major Taylor! (This is information about...

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Friendly Reminder: BE VISIBLE!

Posted on Nov 6, 2016

by Maureen Hoffmann, WABI President. As we all “fall back” and change our clocks this weekend, I think about it now getting...

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Three Tree Point Obliteride Orange Tunnel August 14

Posted on Aug 5, 2016

On Sunday morning, August 14, about 150 Obliteride cyclists will ride through Normandy Park and Burien on Day 2 of their 150-mile bike...

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Urban Cycling at the Burien Library April 30

Posted on Apr 26, 2016

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, on Saturday, April 30...

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Washington Bike Summit

Posted on Feb 13, 2016

Are you a small business owner interested in learning about how bikes mean better business? A planner or engineer working within your...

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Are you invisible?

Posted on Dec 31, 2015

by Maureen Hoffmann, WABI President. These long winter days are short on light, so most of us find ourselves going to and from work,...

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Ride Around the Sound Coming through Burien on September 19

Posted on Sep 5, 2015

The American Lung Association’s charity bicycle tour will be coming through the area on Saturday, Sept. 19 with 400-500 riders. Advanced...

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More Bike Racks Installed in Burien!

Posted on Jul 10, 2015

In March, when writing the Downtown Burien Bike Rack Project Wrap-up, there were still 6 bike racks awaiting installation. Since 2013,...

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Obliteride will be rolling through Burien on August 9

Posted on Jul 1, 2015

On Sunday, August 9, 2015, there will be a stream of 140-160 Obliteride cyclists rolling through Burien as they ride to raise funds for...

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Burien Bike Day, Friday May 15

Posted on May 10, 2015

Mark your calendar for Friday, May 15th and stop by the Burien Bike Day Commuter Support Station, from 6 am to 9 am. We’ll have...

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WABI and Waste-Free Earth Day at Recology

Posted on Apr 7, 2015

Save the date! WABI Burien is pleased to participate in Recology Cleanscapes’ Waste-Free Earth Day. When: Saturday, April 18 from...

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Downtown Burien Bike Rack Project Wrap-up

Posted on Mar 5, 2015

by Maureen Hoffmann, Walk/Bike Burien (WABI) President It’s been an epic and exhilarating project. The efforts have come from...

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New Burien Recreation Guide

Posted on Dec 29, 2014

The new Winter 2015 Burien Recreation Guide is out and chuck-full of events and classes for all ages: music, dance and visual arts… after...

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Are You In Motion? The Challenge is Underway!

Posted on Aug 25, 2014

Have you signed up yet with King County Metro’s Burien In Motion program? If you live or work in Burien, you’re eligible to receive a free...

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Parade with WABI on the Fourth of July!

Posted on Jun 26, 2014

          Admit it…you’ve always wanted to be in a parade. Now’s your big chance! Join other WABI-ists in Burien’s...

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Burien Bike Day, May 16

Posted on May 2, 2014

Be part of the great stream of bikes glinting in the sunlight as Burien bikers pedal to work or school on Burien Bike Day, Friday, May 16....

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Intro to Bike Commuting: Bike for Work and Play

Posted on Feb 19, 2014

The King County Library System is offering a series of FREE classes in their “Start to Fitness” Program, taking steps toward a...

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Applause to Our Bike Rack Sponsors

Posted on Jun 30, 2013

In the fall of 2012, WABI Burien and the City of Burien applied for and were awarded a grant of $10,000 from the Washington State...

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100 Ribbon Cutters

Posted on Jun 30, 2013

What a great day for 100 people to cut some ribbon and celebrate. With the new bike racks in Burien and all the community support, (in...

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FREE Ribbon-Cutting Raffle!

Posted on Jun 26, 2013

Just by showing up you get one FREE raffle ticket. By showing up ON A BIKE, you get TWO. (Wear your helmet so we know you’re on your...

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Burien Bike Racks Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Posted on Jun 18, 2013

Build Bike Culture in Burien: BUY BURIEN BY BIKE. Now it’s easier to hop on your bike, head into town and do your shopping at the...

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Bike Racks Installed in Burien’s Public Right-of-Way This Morning

Posted on Jun 12, 2013

Let the bikes roll in Burien. This morning, (June 12, 2013) starting at 6:30, the Burien Public Works crew installed 24 bike racks in the...

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Burien Bike Day Commuter Support Station

Posted on May 9, 2013

Friday, May 17th is “National Bike to Work Day”, but WABI has declared it “Burien Bike Day”. We want to encourage...

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Got Bike? Got Questions? Free “Biking for Work and Play” Class on May 14

Posted on May 8, 2013

Each year, more and more people choose bicycling for transportation. While you may know how to ride a bike, you may wonder how to share...

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Bike Rack Sponsorships Flying Out the Door!

Posted on Apr 19, 2013

WABI Burien’s Bike Rack Sponsorship Sprint was launched at 9:00 a.m. this morning. By 2 seconds after 9:00, the first sponsor had...

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Highline Pirates Class of ’75 Sponsors Bike Racks

Posted on Apr 17, 2013

The other day a bunch of Highline High School Class of ’75 classmates were gathered for chips and salsa. After a few margaritas,...

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Sponsor a Bike Rack. Give a Rack Your Good Name.

Posted on Apr 17, 2013

There are 41 snazzy, new bike racks coming into town and each one is looking for a good name: YOURS. Sponsor a Bike Rack You can have your...

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Shop Local. Be Healthy. Go By Bike.

Posted on Apr 17, 2013

Increasing secure parking is a key component of making Burien more bikeable and connecting residents to local business. We’ve got 41...

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Hot Spot Dot Team Paints the Town for Bike Racks

Posted on Apr 11, 2013

The morning started dry, but the Hot Spot Dot team ended up with wet heads and cold hands. Representatives from Burien Public Works...

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Transportation Alternatives Program Citizens Advisory Committee

Posted on Apr 9, 2013

Puget Sound Regional Council (PSRC) is soliciting a request for qualifications for the 2013 Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program...

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