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Nurturing a walk/bike community through events and advocacy.

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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It’s Time to Count Walkers and Bikers Again

Posted on Sep 20, 2015

2015 Call for Volunteers It’s time again for the Annual Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project. WSDOT and Cascade Bicycle Club...

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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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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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New Bike Racks in Burien: 1 of 10 Great Things Happening in Washington State

Posted on Feb 4, 2014

WABI Burien is pleased that our new bike racks were listed as one of “Ten Great Things Happening in Washington State” by the...

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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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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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Announcing the Downtown Burien Bike Rack Project

Posted on Apr 5, 2013

Very exciting news: WABI Burien has 41 bike racks in production, customized for the City of Burien, and they’ll be installed all...

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Meet Your WABI-ists

Posted on Apr 4, 2013

We are people-powered in how we get things done (and hopefully how we get from A to B!). Behind-the-scenes of WABI efforts are a half...

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Where Are the Bike Racks in Town?!

Posted on Mar 28, 2013

It doesn’t encourage people to ride their bikes into town to do their shopping and errands when there are few places to safely lock...

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Psst… Something’s Coming to Burien!

Posted on Mar 11, 2013

Get ready. There’s something exciting coming to town. We WABI-ists have been fussing behind the scenes for months now, planning...

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Happy New Year, WABI-ists!

Posted on Jan 2, 2013

Our new year is starting out with some beautiful days to get out on two feet and two wheels! Blue skies, sunshine and brisk, fresh air....

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CycleTracks App: Improve Bicycling in the Puget Sound Region

Posted on Dec 12, 2012

Help Improve Bicycling in the Puget Sound Region! The Puget Sound Regional Council, together with researchers from the University of...

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Bike/Ped Count: Help Tally Feet and Bike Wheels

Posted on Sep 17, 2012

The Annual Bicycle and Pedestrian Count will be taken at locations throughout Washington State in nearly 40 jurisdictions, including...

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Ride Around the Sound – September 15

Posted on Sep 6, 2012

The American Lung Association celebrates 30 years of cycling in Washington with its inaugural Ride Around the Sound bicycle ride on...

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Burien Pie Joust Saturday, August 18!

Posted on Aug 12, 2012

Come get “creamed” for good causes! You haven’t laughed this hard or had this much fun in ages…really! It’s...

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Are you training for the WAVE?

Posted on Aug 12, 2012

Just a reminder that the Cycle the WAVE ride is coming up on Sunday, September 16, 2012. Have you registered? Have you picked your route...

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VIDEO: The B-Town-Blog-O-Cycle Joins The WABI Burien Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi

Posted on Jun 18, 2012

Many thanks to the B-Town Blog for reporting on and posting this video of WABI Burien’s Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi. “The...

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