Coalition History

Founded in 1991, the Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition (SB Bike) is a countywide advocacy and resource organization that promotes bicycling for safe transportation and recreation. It consists of dedicated volunteers who maintain contact with City, County and regional transportation professionals, elected officials, educators, bike clubs, employee transportation coordinators, bike shops, bike manufacturers, and other advocacy groups.

Bici Centro, a project of SB Bike, is a community DIY bicycle repair shop and education center, with the goal of facilitating skill share and increase reliability and safety for Santa Barbara bicycle riders.

The Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition is a nonprofit 501 (c)3 organization.

Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law: SB Bike Tax ID#77-0395986

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Email list

Anybody can join the email subscription list, send and receive posted messages about efforts to improve bicycling in Santa Barbara County. Keep messages concise and relevant. To join the list, simply send an email message (leave the subject blank) to:

If you wish to review past postings to our list, go to

Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition, PO Box 92047, Santa Barbara, CA 93190
located at 506 E. Haley Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Phone: 805 845-8955

Bici Centro is located at 434 Olive Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Phone: 805 617-3255

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