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Hi all, and thank you so much for the kind words yesterday about my family’s loss. It means a lot to me and I really appreciate your thoughts. This guy is headed toward De Anza Boulevard on Stevens Creek in Cupertino, California. Photo by me. Just for fun I called 511 from my cell phone read more »

Bike Buddies for commuters

I’ve been talking a lot about “bike train” lately as a group of us launch this group ride for commuters in San Jose. “Bike buddies” is another program used to encourage newcomers to try cycling to work. The Safe Routes to School people call the bike version of their Walking School Bus a bike train. read more »

David Cortese wants more dead pedestrians in San Jose

In a recent interview with local talk radio KLIV, San Jose Mayoral candidate David Cortese said the city needs to abandon its efforts to create a safer environment for all road users. He wants wider streets, more lanes, and faster traffic, because apparently 26 dead pedestrians and cyclists wasn’t enough for him in 2013. In read more »

San Jose Bike Train coming soon

I’m talking with Lady Fleur and a couple of other people to start up a San Jose Bike Train. A bike train is a no-drop (~10 MPH) group commute designed specifically to help newcomers overcome obstacles like wayfinding. Our initial route will begin from Diridon Station in San Jose, with maybe a spur from near read more »

@BikeMonterey it’s the southbound side that’s clos…

@BikeMonterey it’s the southbound side that’s closed off. NB should be fine. Call 511 from your mobile phone.

San Diego County, motoring paradise

You might remember Cecelia Abadie, the Temecula woman who was cited for violating California’s mobile device law after she blew past CHP officer Keith Odle at 85 MPH in the right lane with her Toyota Prius. That seems like clear evidence of impairment, right? Odle thought so, especially after she became argumentative when he lectured read more »