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Bicycle Friendly Community

The Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC℠) program provides a roadmap to improve conditions for bicycling and the guidance to make your distinct vision for a better, bikeable community a reality.


Next BFC Deadline: August 12, 2020 at 11:59pm PT (awards announced in November)

Preview the Fall 2020 BFC Application in Word.  (Downloads as .docx)

Recent & Upcoming BFC Deadlines: 

  • February 5, 2020 (awards announced in May 2020) - NOW CLOSED
  • August 12, 2020 (awards announced in November 2020) - OPENING SOON!
  • February 10, 2021 (awards announced in May 2021)

Learn more about the Bicycle Friendly Community program.

Eligibility: Any municipality, county, Census Designated Place, military base, regional planning agency or Indian Country can apply to the BFC program. Join the 450 recognized Bicycle Friendly Communities today!

The Bicycle Friendly Community program is supported by Eco-Counter and League Members.