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E-Bikes: UPD and Commuters Benefit from Convenience, Speed and Accessibility

Published: Oct 22nd, 2019

By Noura Al-Rajhi Sustainable UF Intern & Contributing Writer Electric bikes are sparking interest across campus as an innovative form of sustainable transportation that combines the convenience of cycling with […]

Join us on Wednesday, 10/9 for the annual Sustainable Transportation Fair & Electric Vehicle Exhibit!

Published: Sep 29th, 2019

What moves you? Join the Office of Sustainability from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm on Weds. Oct. 9 for the annual Sustainable Transportation Fair! The event will feature community and […]

Save the Date: UF Bike to Campus Day 2019

Published: Sep 23rd, 2019

Join Sustainable UF and UF TAPS for Bike to Campus Day on Wednesday, October 16, 7:30-11AM. We’ll be set up on the Plaza of the Americas to welcome bike commuters […]

Bike Program Internships available with Sustainable UF!

Published: Feb 1st, 2019

Interested in working with bike programming, education and outreach on UF’s campus? Apply for a Bike Program Internship today! Click here for more info!

Solar Gators raise awareness of renewable energy

Solar Gators raise awareness of renewable energy

Published: Nov 19th, 2018

By Christi-Anne Weatherly Intern & Contributing Writer The Solar Gators is a student design team at the University of Florida that aims to raise awareness of the power of renewable […]

Intro to Bicycle Maintenance – Nov. 7 & 14!

Published: Nov 6th, 2018

Intro to Commuter Bicycle Maintenance In partnership with The Freewheel Project, Gainesville’s non-profit bicycle co-op, Intro to Commuter Bicycle Maintenance will introduce bicycle basics from proper bike fitting to on-road […]

UF awarded silver status in Bicycle Friendly University program

UF awarded silver status in Bicycle Friendly University program

Published: Dec 1st, 2016

December 1, 2016 On November 29, the League of American Bicyclists announced 51 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Universities℠ (BFUs)  from 25 states, There are now 164 BFUs in 44 […]

RTS named Outstanding System of the Year

RTS named Outstanding System of the Year

Published: Oct 29th, 2015

Gainesville, Florida – The Florida Public Transportation Association (FPTA) awarded the City of Gainesville’s Regional Transit System (RTS) the Outstanding System of the Year at a ceremony on Monday, October […]

UF Cycles Its Way Towards Environmental Sustainability

UF Cycles Its Way Towards Environmental Sustainability

Published: Oct 27th, 2015

By Victoria Verdeja Measurably reducing a university’s carbon footprint can be a daunting task, especially with almost 50,000 students on campus every day. The University of Florida, however, will try to reduce […]

Student takes advantage of Gainesville’s bike friendly atmosphere

Student takes advantage of Gainesville’s bike friendly atmosphere

Published: Oct 13th, 2015

By Karlyn Marcy Contributing Writer; Intern, Office of Sustainability Biking seven or eight miles in a day is not unusual for Carolyn Batt. The public relations junior can be spotted […]