It’s with much delight that Ward 3 Bicycle Advocates (W3BA) welcomes new bike lanes on Reno Rd. between Tilden and Van Ness Sts., nearing completion today. These bike lanes make cycling safer for people who bike as well as turn...
The effect on drivers of building safe bike and pedestrian infra is often minor, even negligible. Whereas the effect on people walking and riding bikes of NOT building safe infra is huge, even sometimes life and death. Yet they are always treated as two equivalent sides 🧐
@StreetsblogUSA writes even with a pandemic limiting travel, transportation was the leading contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in the US in 2020. If you're looking for a fun & easy way to reduce your carbon footprint: drive less 🚗📉 bike more 🚲📈 🤗 https://usa.streetsblog.org/2021/01/14/drivers-are-still-u-s-a-s-top-polluters-even-during-quarantine/
Let's do it @marycheh ! Connecticut Ave is almost ready to go, NM Ave is also queued up and Western Ave & Dalecarlia could also be done quickly - add a PBL on Nebraska to connect all of this and Ward 3 could have a network in 3 years!