Several Lab employees celebrated Bike to Wherever Day (formerly Bike to Work Day) on or near May 20 by bicycling throughout the Bay Area and as far away as Bend, Oregon.
Get some fresh air, a little exercise, save a little money, and help the environment by biking to work at least once during Bike to Wherever Week (formerly known as Bike to Work Week) from May 16 through May 20. The Lab is joining Bay Area organizations and government agencies in Bike to Wherever Days […]
You can get fresh air, save money, and have a bit of fun by renting a bike and dropping it near a Lab shuttle stop. There are 129 East Bay bike rental locations; 81 in Oakland, 37 in Berkeley, and 11 in Emeryville. Many of these are near a Lab shuttle stop. Some of the […]
Good news bikers. The showers at the Lab are available to use for those who wish to do so. Please keep your belongings together and take them with you when you leave out of courtesy to others and to enable the custodial staff to clean the area.
Colleagues, In January 2019, we started a series of emails to communicate about an important subject to all of us at the Lab: transportation, commuting, and parking. The email opened with: It’s no secret that parking on the hill is tough, and as we continue to grow with new opportunities for scientific and infrastructure development, […]
In the past year, the Lab has added parking spaces, assisted parking, shuttle routes, rideshare options, and carpool spaces. Read all about the commute options available to get you to and from work. Lawrence Hall of Science 100 spaces in Tiered Lots 1, 2, 3 Display Lab parking placard Upper Hill shuttle runs from LHS […]
1. Explore the shuttle routes….Blue, Orange, North Berkeley, Rockridge, Potter Street/JBEI, or the new Upper Hill. They all provide quick, convenient and free rides to the Lab. You can connect to the shuttle with BART, bike, scooter, skateboard, or your feet (but helmets for bike, scooter, and skateboard please, and no riding of scooter or […]
Lab shuttles and vans that are full will now display an Out of Service sign in the front to alert passengers that they won’t be stopping for them. You can use NextBus to see when the next shuttle will be at that stop. Riders should be prepared to show their Lab ID badge when boarding […]
Bike East Bay is holding a bike safety workshop at the Lab on Wednesday, Nov. 13 from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. in Building 70A room 3377. This event is sponsored by the Lab’s Transportation Advisory Committee and Traffic & Pedestrian Safety Committee. The class aims to share best practices for motor vehicle drivers sharing […]
Put the letter “e’ in front of bike, and what do you get? Transportation that gets you where you’re going economically and nearly effortlessly. If you haven’t seen one, an ebike, or electric bike, looks like a regular bike, but it includes a small motor and a battery that together provide pedal assistance. It can […]