Lakewood

About The Lakewood Chapter

  • Founded Jan 2016
  • Committed to a Bicycle Friendly Community
  • Became CWA chapter Jan 2017

Lakewood Bicycle Advisory Team
Gary Harty
g.harty@comcast.net

The City of Lakewood Featured in the News

Sustainability Award Winners

Our chapter on Denver Channel 7

Lakewood Chapter on CBS 4

Cycling Without Age – Lakewood status as of September 17, 2018

  • Lakewood Bicycle Advisory Team and volunteers operates 3 CWA trishaws in the City of Lakewood.
  • Twenty-one volunteer pilots (and growing) have trained to become CWA pilots and piloted at least one ride.
  • Our Numbers as of Sept 17, 2018
    • Rides provided –         296
    • Passengers –               398
  • Mileage 4,270 km
    • Trishaw #1 –   2,180 km (Lakewood Triobike)
    • Trishaw #2 –   1,594 km (Eaton Christiania)
    • Trishaw #3 –      496 km (Creekside Triobike)

 

Community Partners:

Eaton Senior Communities

333 S Eaton Street, Lakewood CO

http://www.eatonsenior.org

  • Broke ground for senior residences in 1979
  • Included Assisted Living for seniors in 1988
  • Partnered with Lakewood Bicycle Advisory Team to bring first CWA trishaw to Lakewood Jan 2017

  

Come Join the fun and “feel the wind in your hair.”

The City of Lakewood

https://www.lakewood.org

  • Incorporated in 1969
  • Features strong commitment to Parks, Open Space, and Recreational Opportunities
  • Committed to being inclusive with opportunities for all citizens including seniors
  • Partnered with Lakewood Bicycle Advisory Team and Eaton Senior Communities to Bring 2nd CWA trishaw to Lakewood

  

 

The Residences at Creekside (presented by Metro West Housing Solutions)

http://www.mwhsolutions.org

  • Lakewood Housing Authority formed in 1974
  • LHA rebranded as West Metro Housing Authority in 2008
  • Currently owns and manages affordable 14 apartments communities.
  • Residences at Creekside opened in 2007 and expanded in 2011 and features 210 affordable residences for seniors
  • Partnered with Lakewood Bicycle Advisory Team to bring 3rd CWA trishaw to Lakewood in February 2018.