Category Archives: share the road

The meaning of ‘Sharrows’

Bicyclists, when safe, can ride in traffic lanes used by cars. Cyclists usually do this to avoid debris, potholes or other hazards in the bike lane or on the side of the road, as well as not strike the opening … Continue reading

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Organization seeks more non-motorist advocates on Caltrans committee

The California Bicycle Coalition is urging folks who have an interest in cycling, public transit and pedestrian issues to write a letter to their state representatives in favor of adding cycling advocates to a Caltrans advisory committee. “The California Traffic … Continue reading

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‘Share the Road’ signs on the way to Bean Creek Road

Earlier this month, Street Smarts published a letter from a concerned cyclist who frequented Bean Creek Road. Kathy Ferraro, of Santa Cruz,¬†was concerned about drivers using the wrong side of the road to navigate blind curves on the winding, mountainous … Continue reading

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