BPSOS Summer Youth Bike &  Environmental Program
Welcome Everyone to the "Resources and News" section of our website. Here you can find up-to-date news and articles on bicycling and environmentalism, as well as find resources and research materials. We have also provided you with data statistics that will help you gain comprehensive knowledge on some of the issues we are facing in our community and in our world.


Mode Shift: Philadelphia Two-Wheeled Revolution in Progress: Mode Shift, a report conducted by the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia, is a report which highlights some statistics on bicycling levels in Philadelphia. Download File
Urban Planning and Community Avocacy PPT. Here is an Urban Planning and Environmental Justice Powerpoint prepared for BPSOS by Juliette Honsinger. Download File
The Mayor's Office of Sustainability spent a year researching municipal sustainability, talking with residents, and drafting Greenworks Philadelphia. The ambitious plan sets 15 sustainability targets in the areas of energy, environment, equity, economy, and engagement to make Philadelphia the greenest city in America by 2015. For more information on the Mayor's Office of Sustainability, Click Here
To follow on the latest updates of GREENWORKS PHILADELPHIA, Download File
Want to know more about Bike Lanes, Transportation Systems, and Current Trends in Philadelphia, check out the Transportation powerpoint prepared by Juliette Honsinger: Click here to see .
For more International Environmental Education and images of environmental concerns around the globe:  Click here

MAP- 2008-2010 Bicycle Crashes and Deaths(News Report)

News and Articles

EarthFirst is a website that chronicles some of the most severe environmental issues in our world. To read, "Seven Environment Problems that are Worst than we Thought" and other related articles, click here 
Want to know some of the amazing work the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is doing? Check out their blog for updates and events Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia Blog

To see updates and news of Neighborhood Bike Works, a non profit organization working with urban youth in underserved communities and one of our partners in this program, click on the following link Neighborhood Bike Works News and Updates