Author Archives: Richard Masoner

California bicycle legislation update Spring 2015

There are currently nearly 40 bills pending in the California Assembly related to bicycles and related transportation issues. Here are some important recent updates.

That Belmont PD press release

There’s been local discussion about a news item regarding a car-vs-bike collision in Belmont, CA. Some people apparently don’t understand what’s missing, so I’ll try to explain.

Strava FlyBy button: New?

I know the Strava “missed connections” feature has been around for a while now, but somebody recently pointed this out to me: Is this “Go To FlyBys” button new?

Santa Cruz: A delicious sandwich ride for youth

Young people ages 13 through 20 are invited to ride with the Sandwich Ride on Sunday, May 3, 2015 in Santa Cruz, California.

Visit Caletti Cycles new digs in Santa Cruz CA

Local frame builder Caletti Cycles has moved to the live/work Delaware Project on the west side of Santa Cruz, CA. They invite you to their open house this weekend, Saturday, April 25, at 104 High Road from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Bicycle light maximum brightness?

I saw this question on a local bicycle discussion list: Is there a legal limit to how bright a bicycle light can be in the Bay Area measured in lumens?