Since day one The Bicycle Works was a vibrant and eclectic community workshop. By almost every measure the project was a tremendous success. When I set out to start a bike co-op in Marin in 2008, I had absolutely no idea that it would work out so well. With an outpouring of support and patronage from the surrounding community we largely achieved our goals and have jump started a movement in Marin toward sustainable transportation alternatives.
In the process of setting up the bike tool workshop as an educational resource, we also developed an expertise in cargo bikes and electric bike custom builds, sales, and service. This was an exciting aspect of the project because it has put us at the epicenter of a bicycle revolution as more an more people have replaced their cars with e-cargo bikes for local trips, taking