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Five things we can learn from Minneapolis about winter bike friendliness

Minneapolis often ranks high on those moderately scientific lists of most bike-friendly cities in North America, and after a few days exploring the city by bike I can certainly see how it earns its spot. 1,381 more words


All those pesky details.

I have cancer.

My health care was interrupted by Nicholasville Police Department and their ticketing campaign against me.

I was a cyclist fighting for her rights. 399 more words


Community Board Approves Plan To Build Bike Lanes On Amsterdam Avenue

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two major Manhattan avenues are getting bike lanes.

After three hours of public comments and discussion Tuesday night, a NYC community board approved a series of street safety proposals, including the addition of bike lanes on Amsterdam Avenue. 226 more words


Proposed bike lane for Commercial Drive divides community

Commercial Drive is one of the Vancouver’s busiest shopping streets, and sits at the heart of arguably the largest cycling community in the city.

Now the Commercial Drive Business Society is creating some tension in the neighbourhood by putting out a survey and petition actively opposing any plans to install a separated bike lane on Commercial. 330 more words


Commuting through Portland part 2

I have now approached the intersection.

Yielding to oncoming traffic, I find my break and put myself in que to make a left turn. This is an uncontrolled intersection. 2,314 more words


How We Roll, Jan. 19: Expo Line (my precious), new eatery on the Blue Line, four ideas for L.A.

Art of Transit:

Metro takes control of Expo Line to begin pre-revenue service (Santa Monica Next)

Metro can now justly say “my precious” about the project’s mainline tracks between Culver City and Santa Monica. 1,097 more words

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Who needs a safe passing law? SB 80 Part II

When a cyclist is on the highway are they any more vulnerable than any other person on the highway?

Before we can answer that question we first need to explain what a highway is. 1,286 more words