Tagged: Bike Lane

How did snowy Minneapolis beat out Portland, Ore., for the title of best bike city in America?

November 21st, 2011 in Bicycle Safety

How did snowy Minneapolis beat out Portland, Ore., for the title of best bike city in America? This year, Minneapolis is adding 57 new miles of bikeways to the 127 miles already built, and an additional 183 miles are planned over the next 20 years. (full article)

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BU Today: Initial Impressions of the Hubway

September 13th, 2011 in Bicycle Safety

Anyone navigating Commonwealth Avenue knows it’s a circus. Cars, trucks, bikes, trolleys, and pedestrians barrel along and skitter across the four-lane divided avenue that is the pulsing artery of the Charles River Campus. So it seems counterintuitive to add one more element to that mix. But, voilà: New Balance Hubway. Launched at the end of […]

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LightLane: Personal Bicycle Lane

June 28th, 2010 in Products, Safety

One big fear of some bicycle commuters is riding at night. In Massachusetts, it is illegal to ride a bicycle at night without proper lighting on both the front and back of your bicycle (a red reflector is accepted for the back). Besides being against the law, it is simply a matter of safety to […]

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