We asked regular ebike commuter Brie Fulton for tips on buying, and riding, an ebike for commuting to and from the main Berkeley Lab campus, steep hills and all. She uses her ebike to get to work and to drop off her children at school. Elements: People seem to zoom up the Hill on bikes and […]
Dear colleagues, The warm weather and the extended light in the mornings and evenings make this the perfect time of year to commute using bicycles, motorcycles, motor-driven bicycles, and mopeds. But it also means a renewed focus on safety for those riding bikes and for drivers sharing the road. Bicyclists must wear helmets and follow […]
John Chernowski has been named the Transportation Manager for the Lab after serving six months as interim. In our Three Questions For (3Q4) series, we really only had one driving question for John — knowing what you know about the challenges, you still applied for the job. What were you thinking? Read more >>> […]
As of Tuesday morning, the temporary downtown BART stop will now be in front of Tharaphu Burmese Street Food at 2037 Shattuck Ave, about 20 feet from the original temporary stop, slightly closer to Addison St. The shuttle stop should go back to its permanent location next Thursday.
As of Friday, the Lab’s carpool parking spaces will be available to carpoolers until 10 a.m. After 10 a.m. the carpool parking spaces will be available to all vehicles. The change was made to accommodate carpoolers who have a later work start time. If you need a carpool parking space, email email@example.com with the suggested […]
The Orange shuttle route will be changed from May 20 to June 15 due to construction on Bancroft from Telegraph to Ellsworth. Two Lab shuttle stops will be closed, Bancroft Way and College Ave, and Bancroft Way and Telegraph Ave., from May 20 through approximately June 15. The Gayley Road and Bancroft Way, and […]
Several employees have additional questions on the use of the UC Berkeley Richmond Field Station parking lot that is now available to Lab employees. If you are interested in parking at the lot: Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, and the make, model, color, and license plate number of your vehicle Hang your Lab parking placard […]
Based on rider feedback, the Potter Street route shuttle will start an hour earlier at 7:08 a.m. beginning Monday, May 13. New neighborhood stops have been added, including three stops on Dwight Way, one near the Stanford Avenue and Adeline Street merge, and a stop at the Ashby BART station.
Dear LBNL Colleagues, Since January, we’ve been communicating with you about our shared transportation challenges and asking you for your ideas. We’re pleased that based on your feedback, we’re making significant progress in providing our community with updated commuting options. Your willingness to take advantage of these options is freeing up parking spaces, reducing commuting […]
Both experienced and novice bikers will have opportunities to learn more about biking at the Safety, Security, and Sustainability Fair on Thursday, April 25. At the Lab’s Bicycle Coalition table, you will meet employees who commute via bicycle and are willing to share their expertise. You can get hands-on experience — and help — loading […]