2018 Bike Recycle Event
Drop off your unused bikes for recycling! Saturday, June 9; 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Streets Maintenance Facility, 6161 Olde Wadsworth Blvd.
About the Bike Recycle Program
The Bicycle Recycle Program is a partnership between the City, the Golden/Arvada Lake Arbor Optimists and A New Spin Bike Recyclery. Bikes that are no longer used are collected, refurbished and then distributed to community members who cannot afford to buy one. You can bring your unused bike to the June 9 event or, the following locations and contacts offer year round collection of unused bikes.
Optimists Locations and Contacts
Email a contact for the location you wish to drop off a bike or if you are in need of a bike.
- Arvada Location: Arvada High School north parking lot; 7951 West 65th Ave, Arvada. (Look for the blue storage container).
- Steve Selle; firstname.lastname@example.org
- Golden Location: Connections Learning Center, 1200 Johnson Road, Golden (just north of the post office). Hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 1 - 5 p.m. year 'round.
- Howard Bagdad; email@example.com
- Ted Rains; firstname.lastname@example.org
A New Spin Bike Recyclery Location and Contact
A New Spin Bike Recyclery,a non-profit organization accepts used bicycles and bicycle gear for distribution to citizens who otherwise would not have access to a bicycle. a New Spin staff also teach job skills to at-risk youth & kids/adults with disabilities. Please use the contact information listed if you wish to drop off a bike or are in need of a bike.
- Location: 6410 Wadsworth Bypass; 303-945-6205.
- Hours: Tuesday,Wednesday and Thursday from 12:30 - 5:30 p.m., Saturday from 12 - 5 p.m. and Sunday 10-3 (or by appointment) for bike donations. The shop is closed Mondays and Fridays.
- Contact: If you would like to donate a bicycle during a time when the shop is not open, you may contact owner Bob Matter at 303-578-2281 or email@example.com OR you may email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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