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Legalize it! Discussing Protected Bikeways with Caltrans

In September 2014, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law A.B. 1193. This law, known as the Protected Bikeways Act of 2014, requires the California Department of Transportation, Caltrans, to establish a new category of bikeway in the state’s  1,294 more words

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In 1900, Los Angeles had a bike highway — and the US was a world leader in bike lanes

Copenhagen is one of the world’s best cities for biking, with more than 200 miles of bike lanes and two of just a handful of  561 more words

Lifestyle

bike lane kids lane whose lane?

Shadwell. School is out. Two 7 year old boys on pop scooters are scooting on the cycle superhighway on Cable Street, near the Limehouse end… Commuters on bikes are coming, see the boys, slow down and try and go around them. 192 more words

Bike Lanes

Another Outrage

It has happened again.  Another bicyclist killed by a hit-and-run driver who couldn’t be bothered to stop and render aid to his victim.  The driver, witnesses said, was traveling in excess of 60 MPH on North Figueroa Friday morning at approximately 3:30 AM when he allegedly ran a red light and struck the cyclist who was  legally riding in the intersection.   401 more words

Public Policy

Dude, chillax.

Remember that time when I said I was probably a robot because it seemed that I just couldn’t find feelings other than repulsion for any guy anywhere unless they were a character on TV? 1,486 more words

On Cycling and Cycling Infrastructure

Yesterday, I was sideswiped by an SUV while out riding my bike. I would love to say that this was a rarity and a result of the driver swerving to avoid a baby crawling in the road. 310 more words

Accident

Building Boise Bike Lanes

Recently, there’s been renewed interest in building better Boise bicycling infrastructure, yet not a lot of agreement about what that entails.

Here, for a bit of historical perspective, is a… 6 more words

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