Newark Bicycle Committee

Events and Meetings

Volunteers are appreciated for all events and committee work. Meetings are held monthly at WILMAPCO on the 3rd Thursday, 4 p.m., click here for directions. Send us an email to be added to the committee email list.

Bicycle Safety Checkpoints: Event promotes safe bicycling through bike safety check, free bike lights and other information. Cosponsored by DelDOT, Newark Bike Project and Newark Bicycle Committee. Check back for Spring dates. Fall Checkpoints were held:

  • Wednesday, September 4, 9 a.m. – noon, Delaware Ave. at the Green
  • Monday, September 9, 1 -4 p.m., North College Ave. at Ray Street
  • Thursday, September 19, 9 a.m. – noon, underpass to Rodney dorms
  • Tuesday, September 24, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Delaware Ave. at the Green

Newark Community Day: Visit the Newark Bicycle Committee at Newark Community Day, September 2014.

2013 Bike-to-Work Day Celebration in Newark: This years event was held Tuesday, May 14, followed by the UD Employee Benefits Fair. Bike-to-Work event speakers include UD President Patrick Harker and Secretary of Transportation Shailen Bhatt. Special thanks to our event partners: the University of Delaware and City of Newark; event supporters: WILMAPCO and DelDOT; and event sponsors: Wooden Wheels, The Ski Bum, Fusion Fitness, Home Grown, Bings Bakery, Delaware Running Co., Newark Natural Foods and Bike Line! Read about the 2013 event at

bike safety checkpoint

DelDOT, UD Public Safety, Newark Police and the NBC partner to make cycling safer


Bicycling Resources

Committee Documents


Local Bicycling Links