Mayor Menino urges bike safety after death of Boston University student

December 19th, 2012 in Bicycle Safety

By Mayor Thomas M. Menino

This article first appeared in The South End News.

Last week our cycling community, and City, was rocked by the tragic death of Boston University student Christopher Weigl. By coincidence, a hearing on bicycle safety brought the community together at City Hall later that day. Both events have many left asking what’s being done to make our city safe for cyclists, and rightfully so. Personally, I have been inspired by the outpouring of concern, support, validation, and sense of togetherness in our efforts to make Boston a world-class caliber city for bicycling. (Read more…)

 

Source: boston.com, “Mayor Menino urges bike safety after death of Boston University student,” Posted by Your Town December 13, 2012 03:01 PM