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The City of Omaha's Automated Pedestrian and Bicycle Counter Program Report is now available!

The City of Omaha released the 2020 Automated Pedestrian and Bicycle Counter Program Report. With restrictions due to the pandemic, we knew 2020 was a big year for our local trails, but this data shows how dramatic the usage increase was. Join us in welcoming newcomers to the trails and supporting the addition of more bicycle & pedestrian infrastructure to increase the livability of our great city!
Read the Full Report
Art Bikes Project Nominated for Outstanding Public Art by the Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards
The Art Bikes project, by Heartland B-cycle and artists at the Joselyn Art Museum's Kent Bellows Mentoring Program, has been nominated for Outstanding Public Art at the 15th Annual Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards. We are honored to be nominated alongside incredible artists and organizations in our community. For this project, Heartland B-cycle turned bikes that needed a paint touch-up into a canvas for young artists in our community. Students at Kent Bellows Mentoring Program painted 10 bikes which travel across the Metro in the Heartland B-cycle system.

The 15th Annual OEA Awards will be held on Facebook Live on Sunday, February 28th at 5:45pm. Visual Art Nominees will be on display at the Roberta & Bob Rogers Gallery from February 19th-March 6th.
Learn More About the Art Bikes Project
Heartland Bike Share Community Manager, Fiona Kennedy, named 2021 Young Professional Change Maker
Fiona Kennedy, Heartland Bike Share's Community Manager, has been named a Change Maker at the Omaha Chamber's YP Summit. Fiona has worked with Heartland Bike Share for the past two years managing the Equity Program which addresses inequalities in access to transportation and recreation across the Metro by dispersing free Heartland B-Cycle memberships to historically underserved communities. Fiona is beyond honored to receive this award, and wants to recognize our Community Partners who helped make her work possible. Learn more about our Equity Program on our website and join us virtually at the 2021 YP Summit on March 4th-5th. 
Learn More About our Equity Program
Partner Spotlight!
Mode Shift Omaha is a nonprofit transportation advocacy organization which advocates for transportation equity that enhances quality of life and opportunities for everyone to live, work, and play. Mode Shift Omaha achieves their mission through information gathering and engagement with members and the public, influencing policies and decision-making related to transportation & land use design, and monitoring transportation policies, plans, and their implementation.

Want to get involved? Become a member, join them for monthly virtual coffee chats, or follow them on social media to stay up to date. Learn more at their website below. 
Mode Shift Omaha
Big Thanks to the William & Ruth Scott Foundation
Thank you to the William & Ruth Scott Foundation for their generous donation to Heartland Bike Share. As a non-profit operated bike sharing program, we are so appreciative of the support the community gives us. If you are interested in donating to the general operating of the Heartland B-cycle system, you can follow the link below!
Donate

Heartland B-cycle & Your Health

In response to COVID-19, Heartland B-cycle has increased our cleaning protocols. All of our bike technicians are wearing masks & gloves when they go out to sanitize, balance, and do bike maintenance. Before you ride, we suggest disinfecting all user contact points on the bike. Make sure to maintain 6 feet or more of distance between yourself & others. Don't forget to wash your hands after your trip with soap & water.
Heartland B-cycle is operated by Heartland Bike Share.
Heartland Bike Share is a 501c3 nonprofit that exists for the development, promotion, and operation of bike sharing programs throughout the Heartland region for the benefit of the general public, aimed at promoting health and quality of life as well as mitigating climate change and promoting the use of sustainable forms of transportation.
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