BOULDER GREEN STREETS CICLOVIA 2012:
Boulder Daily Camera (Monday 9/17/12 – Page 1B) Boulder’s Ciclovia celebrates alternative transportation, active lifestyle… (click here). …”Boulder paid homage to alternative transportation Sunday with its third annual Ciclovia. Hosted by Boulder Green Streets and sponsored by the city of Boulder, the event closed off three miles of streets from motor vehicle traffic and turned them over to pedestrians and cyclists. Ciclovias got their start decades ago in Bogota, Colombia, where main streets are closed to cars every Sunday…..”
(*Videos and Photos included but keep in mind these were shot at the moment the event started. Later an estimated 15,000 to 20,000 people showed up on the streets).
Blog: Boulder Green Streets… loads of fun jumping a box on a bike (9/17/12). This past weekend Boulder Green Streets hosted the third annual Ciclovia event. East Pearl Street was closed along with an additional three miles of streets around town. The event focused on sustainability and active lifestyle but the real interest was on the corner of 18th & Pearl where Gromspot, Joe’s Bike Shop and Plus Size BMX set up “the box”. Click here to read more and view great photos!
Boulder Green Streets on the Green Channel: “…But today’s Boulder Green Streets event is not just a cycling event; it’s a community fun fete with all the trappings: music, food and environmental themes…”
Boulder Daily Camera (9/15/12). *Front Page Article. “Ciclovia gets back to its Latin Roots…” Erica Metzer
Boulder County Business Report: 9/12/12 Click here to read more.
Boulder Green Streets Organic Pavilion: 9/12 – Click here. ”Every season has unique signals and signs that tell us the year is progressing. A change in weather is the obvious example, with it comes longer or shorter days or perhaps a new routine for school or exercise, and of course seasonal produce…”
Elephant Journal... 9/12 click here.
BOULDER GREEN STREETS CICLOVIA 2011:
Boulder Daily Camera
Every alternative mode of transportation may have been represented Sunday on Boulders Pearl Street -from roller skates, big wheels and a unicycle to …. read more here.
Huffington Post (blog)
…Green Guru flaunted its post-carbon gear, including tote bags and bike accessories made from recycled rubber. Founded by entrepreneur Hillary Griffith, Boulder Green Streets mimics the 70-mile long Ciclovia that takes place every Sunday in Bogota… read more here.
Sunday, from 10am to 4pm, the east end of Pearl Street will be transformed into an urban playground for Boulder Green Streets’ second annual Ciclovia… read more here.
Boulder Daily Camera
Building on the success of last year’s inaugural event, organizers of the Boulder Green Streets program are hoping to pack Pearl Street once again with people instead of cars. This year’s Green Streets event, on September 18th will shut… read more here.
Boulder Green Streets Commuter Cycle Meetup..… read more here.
303 Cycling Coverage ... . read more here.
9/2010: BOULDER DAILY CAMERA: Boulder Green Streets supports Active Living and Street Liberation.
9/2010: BOULDER DAILY CAMERA: Boulder Green Streets Hosts The Fourmile Firefighters Parade along the Route.
9/2010: BOULDER WEEKLY: “Day Long Party Coming To East Pearl Street”.
9/2010: ELEPHANT JOURNAL: Boulder Green Streets: No Cars For A Day?!
8/2010: BOULDER REPORTER: Boulder Green Streets Coming In September.
8/2010: BLUE LINE ARTICLE: “A Colombian Experience With Boulder Green Streets”.
6/2010: ROTARY AWARD GIVEN:
BOULDER GREEN STREETS wins “One World Award” given by the Boulder Chapter of Rotary, June 18th, 2010.