The following is from the League of American Bicyclists as part of their efforts to prepare 2021 National Bike Summit participants for meetings with Congress:
BIKES: OUR VEHICLE FOR CHANGE:
22ND ANNUAL LAB NATIONAL BIKE SUMMIT
FEBRUARY 28 – MARCH 3, 2021 | ONLINE
The 2021 National Bike Summit will take place online, February 28 – March 3, 2021, with daily convenings beginning at 1pm ET / 10am PT. This year’s theme is “Bikes: Our Vehicle for Change” in recognition of the power of bicycling to move us forward, even in the most challenging of times.
For more information and to register, please visit the League of American Bicyclists web page.
- Background on Federal Transportation Funding – not sure what an MPO is and why it’s important? This webinar will provide the context and background on how federal funding turns into local bike infrastructure. CLICK HERE to watch.
- How to Lobby – For first-time participants! This webinar will help you understand what to expect at meetings and answer your questions about how to make the case for biking. CLICK HERE to watch.
- The Asks – This is your chance to learn what you will be asking Congress to do for people who bike this year. After this webinar, you’ll be a member of the all-powerful bike lobby. CLICK HERE to watch.
Interested in representing Florida during the 2021 National Bike Summit? Join Team Florida and register today! Please contact Becky@floridabicycle.org for more information.