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Wednesday update

When I saw that buck-vs-trail-rider video I joked about the relative hazards of road vs mountain biking. The reality: I don’t know how dangerous or safe mountain biking is relative to road cycling, mostly because I’ve never bothered to look up the safety data for mountain biking. At the time, I didn’t know safety data read more »

Bay Area call for transportation projects

The San Francisco Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), which oversees planning and financing of transportation in the nine-county Bay Area, issued a Call for Projects for the for the Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy (RTP/SCS). This is part of the process to determine what major regional projects receive funding for the 2013 Transportation Plan.

KQED Forum on bicycle safety – show notes

Update: See the transcript here. It has pictures! The stuff in this article below is boring and dull. KQED is the local public broadcasting station in San Francisco. The topic for the 9 A.M. “Forum” show was on bicycle safety. Guests were Leah Shahum, executive director of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Sean Co, bicycle read more »