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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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Downtown Burien Mobility Study

Posted on Feb 7, 2016

News from the City of Burien regarding the Downtown Burien Mobility Study With Downtown Burien recognized by the Puget Sound Regional...

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Cheer for Obliteride and Cancer Research

Posted on Aug 3, 2015

This coming Sunday, August 9, about 150 cyclists will be on Day 2 of their 150-mile bike ride, “Obliteride”, to raise money for cancer...

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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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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 In Motion helps you find new ways of getting around

Posted on Sep 16, 2014

  We’re just over halfway through King County Metro’s Burien In Motion program—sign up before October 10 for information on different...

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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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Burien Puts Officers on Bikes

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

Burien Police Department’s Bicycle Patrol took to the streets of Burien Tuesday in its first official day of operation. You’ll...

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Lake to Sound Trail on Des Moines Drive

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

by Jack Mayne Reposted from the B-Town Blog The Burien City Council approved (July 21, 2014) an interagency agreement between the city and...

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Local businesses: Support Burien In Motion

Posted on Jul 15, 2014

  Local businesses: Support Burien In Motion this summer and encourage residents to walk, bike, carpool and take the bus to visit...

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Get going with Burien In Motion!

Posted on Jul 15, 2014

Coming soon: Get ready, get set, and get going with Burien In Motion! This summer and fall, King County Metro is partnering with WABI...

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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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Bike-to-Vote

Posted on Nov 4, 2013

Yesterday, after we sunny-day Walk-n-Talkers had made our loop around Lake Burien and returned to Burien Town Square Park, we met two...

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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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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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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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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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Next Bike SaFaRi: Sunday, August 19

Posted on Aug 17, 2012

Just in time for the cooler temperatures we’re supposed to see this Sunday, we will be doing what will likely be our last daytime*...

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