Ward3bikes

Ward 3 Bicycle Advocates- Making Ward 3 a better place to ride bikes




DDOT’s study of Connecticut Avenue

Posted on

Per the discussion in previous posts here, all the ANCs along Connecticut Avenue–3C, 3F and 3/4G–have passed resolutions calling for a comprehensive study of Connecticut Avenue, including the potential of a protected bicycle lane on this key thoroughfare. In response, DDOT has put together a draft RFP to study the issue and presented the concept …

Notes from November 2018 W3BA Steering Committee meeting

Posted on

W3BA Steering Committee meeting November 25, 2018 Attendees: Josh Rising, Ed Carley, Ryan Keefe, Emily Curley, Paul DeMaio, Steve Seelig, Tom Quinn, Troy Kravitz, Brett Young, Talia Coutin Updates Conn Ave DDOT presented at ANC 3C last week. DDOT will draw on federal funds. Main focus is on the reversible traffic lane. Total cost of …

New bike racks in Chevy Chase, DC

Posted on

(Click on the link in recent posts or in the title to see the photos.) Sometimes it is the little things! W3BA has been advocating for new bike racks throughout Ward 3. This week DDOT installed racks in at least eight new locations in Chevy Chase DC. Thanks DDOT! Infrastructure like this makes cycling so …

Protected bicycle lane on CT Avenue–status update

Posted on

Quick update on the status of getting a protected bicycle lane on Connecticut Avenue: All three ANC’s along Connecticut Avenue in Ward 3—ANC 3C, ANC 3F, and ANC 3G—have all passed resolutions calling on the city to conduct a comprehensive traffic study of Connecticut Avenue; the study needs to include looking at a protected bicycle …

Announcement of the formation of Ward 3 Bicycle Advocates

Posted on

Ward 3 Bicycle Advocates (W3BA) is a new group focused on expediting improvement in the Ward 3 cycling infrastructure, a place blessed with great roads for drivers but with surprisingly few cycling-specific routes. We intend to work closely with existing city-wide and local organizations like WABA, Ward 3 Vision, DDOT and local elected representatives to …