Dutch teenagers are among the healthiest and happiest in the world, with the lowest levels of obesity and antidepressant usage.
There's a definite correlation with the freedom and autonomy to move through the city without Mom and Dad driving them around.
Protected bike lanes allow families to shop for groceries and play at splash pads without the need for a car. Anyone who is against protected bike lanes is against families.
Love this messaging @MyNottingham , onus on the driver not the child. And accepting that they can cycle in the road and that’s ok. #familycycling #cycling
This obsession with full community support for bike infra is going to stall any real progress. There are too many people who cannot envision streets with bike infra & who will always, always oppose it.
Hey @dcdutchiedude can we please get some bike racks in front of the Cleveland Park Giant @ Newark & Wisconsin? There are racks around the corner on Wisconsin but none in front.
Thought this was some metaphorical joke about the discussions this week on the Chevy Chase listserve about adding a protected bike lane to Connecticut Avenue but alas there were actual dumpster fires behind some businesses on Upper CT Ave! https://twitter.com/DildineWTOP/status/1542358297398972416
Several dumpsters on fire on my evening walk through Chevy Chase
Not live tweeting tonight's meeting but a great turn out and still time to come to the UDC Student center 3rd floor to speak up for a complete street on Connecticut Ave including protected bike lanes! #bikedc
Hey #bikedc - a real in person meeting tonight to engage about and advocate for a protected bike lane and complete street on Connecticut Avenue but believe the meeting actually starts at 6PM not 6:30PM - hope to see you there!
REMINDER: Tomorrow evening (6/29) at 6:30 PM, DDOT is hosting the Connecticut Avenue NE Reversible Lanes & Multimodal Safety Project Public Meeting. Join us in person.
📍 UDC Student Center, Ballroom A & B,
🗺️ 4200 Connecticut Avenue NW, 3rd Floor
Good news, everyone!
🎉The Rock Creek Multi-Use Trail is #OPEN between P Street and Shoreham Hill! 🎉
Crews may be in the area painting stripes, installing light fixtures and removing #detour signs. Please obey flaggers that may be directing traffic through the area.
There's an in-person meeting about changes to Connecticut Avenue's reversible lanes and related traffic issues on Wednesday, 6/29, from 6pm to 8pm at 4200 Connecticut Avenue (Tuesday's virtual meeting has already happened). https://twitter.com/DDOTDC/status/1541413798015377417
#REMINDER: There will be two public meetings for the Connecticut Avenue NW Reversible Lanes & Multimodal Safety Project — The same information will be presented on both days. Visit 🔗 https://bit.ly/3yx222l for info on both the virtual meeting (6/28) & in-person meeting( 6/29).