Bicycling

Resources & Tips


Why Bicycle?


Bicycling can be a fun, dependable, and virtually free mode of transportation.  Once you discover the freedom, convenience, and fitness benefits of biking to work, you'll wonder why you didn't start riding sooner. If your work place is too far to bike, consider riding to transit stations or park and ride lots.

Did You Know?


  • The average driver spends $9,641 each year on car-related expenses - that's $0.522 per mile.
  • Riding your bike at a moderate speed burns 472 calories per hour, while driving burns just 148 calories / hour.
  • In 2005, Morgan Hill emitted 385 million pounds of carbon dioxide from driving.

Local Volunteer BPAG


City of Morgan Hill’s Bicycle Pedestrian Advocacy Group is a group of volunteers that meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 6pm at City Hall conference room.
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Contact


For more information, contact the Environmental Services Division at 408-310-4169.