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Will Bicycling Ever Truly Be Safe?

Cycling the streets of Pittsburgh. It’s like mogul skiing on wheels. You’re plodding over potholes and sink holes. Boinging over heaps of black mush that the DPW uses to fill these gaping fissures. 752 more words

Bike Lanes

UPDATE: Maintenance crews fix unsafe rails near Lake Shore Blvd.

TORONTO – The city has taken responsibility for unsafe rail lines along Lake Shore Boulevard West near Carlaw Avenue – or least a city-owned company has. 348 more words


Transportation headlines, Wednesday, August 27

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Transportation Headlines

Bike Safety!

Recently came across a great image created by Cooneyconway.com that shows costs for bike sharing (which San Diego does not yet have) but also has great tips for safety.  42 more words

Cycle News

Several cyclists hurt near dangerous part of road on Lakeshore

Several people riding along Lakeshore Blvd W. near Carlaw Ave. have been injured after their tires got caught in railroad tracks that intersect with the bike lanes. 236 more words


Five Innovative Ways to Make Bicyclists and Pedestrians Safer

Last year, 41 people were killed while walking or biking on Minnesota roads and nearly 1,700 were injured.

Dozens of measures are available, however, for making roads safer for pedestrians and cyclists.  572 more words


Who is a Cyclist?

The Virginia Capital Trail Foundation just released a great little video called “I’m a Cyclist!”  It conveys in an upbeat and very Richmond-focused way a basic fact that is easily forgotten on the road: people on bicycles are people — and all kinds of people at that.   657 more words

Bike Safety