Earn-a-Bike Application

This program is designed to increase bicycle ridership and reduce car trips in the region, and as a result, improve air quality. The North Natomas Transportation Management Association (NNTMA) will provide a voucher valued at $450 for participants who complete the Earn-a-Bike course.

Program Guidelines

  1.  Any individual over the age of 18 years old may apply to participate in this program, providing the individual is a resident of North Natomas or an employee of a North Natomas business.

  2.  Qualified applicants will be selected based on a review of their applications by a committee of staff and community members. Program spots are limited and applying does not guarantee enrollment.

  3.  Each person will receive a bicycle voucher by completing the following:

    • Participate in ALL session of the 14-hour course that will include hands-on bike maintenance, bike handling, and traffic skills instruction. The course is held at Inderkum High School (2500 New Market Drive).

      • Saturday, April 14, 2018,  9 am – 2 pm

      • Thursday, April 19, 2018,  5:30 – 8:30 pm

      • Thursday, April 26, 2018,  5:30 – 8:30 pm

      • Thursday, May 3, 2018,  5:30 – 8:30 pm

    • Pledge to increase trips made by bicycle.

    • Complete two follow-up surveys upon completion of program – one at 6 months and one at 12 months.

  4. Vouchers are valid May 4, 2018 - June 30, 2018 at select bike shops.

  5. Individuals are limited to participate in the program once every 5 years.

  6. Bikes will be available for use by participants during the course.

Submit an Application

  • Application period: February 1, 2018 – March 15, 2018.
  • Application must be postmarked by March 15, 2018.
  • If selected, you will be notified via e-mail or phone. Confirmation of your attendance must be made by March 29, 2018.
    • Those placed on the waitlist will be notified the week of April 2nd only if there is an open spot available.