REED UNION
SCHOOL DISTRICT

Register for the Bike Train

Bike Train Waiver Form

Bike Train Brochure

Bike Train Contract

Volunteer Handout

Volunteer contact: Peggy


Survey Results


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Marin County Schools with SR2S Programs

 

THE TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY OF MARIN administers Safe Routes to School (SR2S) programs to promote …

Safe Routes at Reed School District

The Tiburon Bike Train

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The Town of Tiburon has launched a pilot program to run bike trains along the old Rail Trail from downtown Belvedere/Tiburon to Bel Aire School. Adult Cycling "Conductors" and Volunteers will escort and support students to school every Wednesday.

Your child’s participation is absolutely free of charge. After registering for the
program your child will receive a sticker to identify him or her as a participant.
The rest is easy. Just show up at one of the designated pick up spots. We invite
you to travel along with your child.

While the bike train is focused on Bel Aire students, Del Mar and Reed students
are welcome to join in. However, all Reed students must be accompanied by an
adult to participate.

Crossing Guards will be present for safe crossings

To register click here.

Train Timetable

7:15 a.m.

San Francisco Yacht Club gather on the median. Leaves at 7:20 a.m. sharp!

7:23 a.m.

CVS parking lot on the far side near the library

7:26 a.m.

New Reed parking lot at Lyford Drive and Tiburon Boulevard on the path

7:35 a.m.

Blackies Pasture parking lot

7:43 a.m.

76 Station at Greenwood Beach Road on the wide sidewalk

7:46 a.m.

The Cove Shopping Center in front of the spa in the N/W corner

7:50 a.m.

Arrive at Bel Aire School bike rack





Photo by Peter Oppenheimer


Why Join the Bike Train?

All participants will automatically receive a free family membership to the Marin
County Bicycle Coalition, which gives you discounts in participating

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the “Conductors”?

A: “Conductors” are LCIs (League of American Bicyclist Cycling Instructors) with first aid, CPR and/or EMT certifications, background checks and basic mechanical skills. They carry cell phones and are accessible at any time through text and voice.

Q: Will the bike train go any other day or in the afternoon?

A: The “Conductors” will only be present on Wednesday mornings. The hope is to grow bike trains organically. Parents are encouraged to organize their own bike trains on other days and in the afternoon.

Q: I want to send my child by bike but he/she is not skilled or strong enough. What can I do about this?

A: Children can learn bicycling skills through the WheelEscape bike clubs or through private lessons. Visit WheelEscape.com for more information.

Q: How do I know my child can keep up?

A: If your child can ride at an average pace of 8 to 10 mph. they will be fine. If they can’t ride that fast we encourage you to come along. We will designate at least one volunteer to ride with the slower group.

Walk to School Day at Bel Aire



SR2S Task Force
CART Final Report

 

Traffic Safety Plan for Tiburon Schools 2001

MINUTES

CART Meeting Notes 11-02-12

CART Meeting Notes 10-5-12

CART Meeting Notes 08-10-12

CART Meeting Notes 06-01-12

CART Meeting Notes 05-18-12

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CART Meeting Notes 04-20-12

CART Meeting Notes 03-23-12

CART Meeting Notes 03-09-12

CART Meeting Notes 02-10-12

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CART Meeting Notes 12-02-11

CART Meeting Notes 11-18-11

CART Meeting Notes 10-21-11

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Survey Results

Link to Parent Survey  

 

Bel aire fall 2011

Bel Aire spring 2012
Bel Aire Fall 2012

Bel Aire spring 2013
Bel Aire fall 2013


Reed fall 2011

Reed spring 2012
Reed Fall 2012

Reed spring 2013
Reed fall 2013

Del Mar spring 2012
Del Mar Fall 2012

Del Mar spring 2013
Del Mar fall 2013

St. Hilary's Fall 2012

St Hillary spring 2013
St Hilary

 

 




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All Aboard the Tiburon Bike Train

Every Wednesday at 7:15 From Belvedere to Bel Aire

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Conductors
Frances Barbour
Kathy McLeod

To Volunteer
Peggy Clark

 

RESOURCES

MARIN COUNTY BICYCLE COALITION:
peggy@marinbike.org
415-456-3469 ext 8#

TIBURON POLICE DEPARTMENT
415-789-2801

CONDUCTORS
Frances Barbour
415-577-4601
Home: 415-435-6862

Kathy McLeod
415-686-3805
Home: 415-435-1923

WHEELESCAPE BIKE CLUBS
415-686-3805



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