Tag Archives: Boston

Boston bike laws toothless

Does anybody know the legal details of this? Apparently, Boston police can write tickets to cyclists they catch breaking the law, but, according to the Boston Herald, there’s no actual fine or other punishment.

Write a bike app, win prizes

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) offers a chance to win prizes to local (to Boston) software developers who create applications that tie Boston Hubway Bikeshare with regional options.

Biking to school: Controversial

Free Range Kids blogs reports on the same old same old situation of a school banning bike riding and asks why biking to school became ‘controversial,’ this time in Arlington, MA (near Boston). And so it goes: Common sense — and the fact that this is one of the bikingest places in America — would read more »