Membership


Our goal is for residents of Durham, regardless of where they live, to have access to a low-stress bike network of safe streets, protected bike lanes, and greenways that connects residents and empowers them to move around our Bull City. Through education, letter writing campaigns, and showing up to public hearings, we are influencing local leaders, City Council and the Department of Transportation. With your support, you add to Bike Durham’s collective voice calling for safer street design. And the best way to support us is by committing to a monthly donation, or you can sign-up for an annual membership.

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Become a Member

Member Benefits

+ Make a Difference

  • With your support, you add to Bike Durham’s collective voice calling for safer street design. Through education, letter writing campaigns, and showing up to public hearings, we are influencing local leaders, City Council and the Department of Transportation. Our goal is for residents of Durham, regardless of where they live, to have access to a low-stress bike network of safe streets, protected bike lanes, and greenways that connects residents and empowers them to move around our Bull City.

  • Through our member engagement and influence on Department of Transportation and City Council, we have achieved the following to provide safer street infrastructure in Durham:

    • Durham now has longest protected bike lane (E Main St) in North Carolina

    • Road diet and buffered bike lanes on South Roxboro St and Durham Chapel Hill Blvd

    • Continually educating City Council on benefits of protected bike network and provided tour of bike network in Seville, Spain for councilmember Jillian Johnson

    • Providing consulting to Durham Department of Transportation for planning protected bike lane network

+ Stay in the loop on local bike news and events

  • When you sign up as a member, you get access to monthly newsletters and call to actions to inform you of:

    • Regular updates on upcoming bike events in Durham

    • Status of key bike infrastructure projects in Durham, Bike Durham recommendations, and what you can do to influence local leaders

    • Educational tools to empower you on knowing safe street design and riding tips

    • Updates on Bike Durham organizational news and community events

+ Get started bike commuting using our Bike Buddy Program

  • Get a customized bike route and personal assistance on finding the best way to bike to or from work or school!

  • Get paired with an experienced rider (“Bike Buddy”) to join you on your bike commute, whether it is your first time or your 100th!

+ Bike Durham Merch

  • Bike Durham Sticker

  • Bike Durham T-shirt

  • Bike Durham Water Bottle

  • Bike Durham Membership Card

+ 1 year subscription to Do It Local NC coupon app

+ Discounts to local bike shops

  • Details coming soon

+ Bicycle Benefits helmet sticker

  • Get discounts by simply biking to participating stores around the nation! Show your sticker and save money!

+ Crash Checklist

+ The right to vote at Bike Durham annual meetings

  • Fulfill your civic duty

Please contact us with questions on higher level donations, business/organizational memberships, partnerships, or in-kind donations.