Tag Archives: bicycle lanes

Traffic flow needs to improve at Ocean Street and Broadway, reader says

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Now that we are finally getting to the real issues of driving around Santa Cruz and not bike lessons or elderly lessons, I would like to ask you about a huge traffic tie-up. Unfortunately, not all … Continue reading

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Isn’t bicycling in the opposite direction of traffic illegal?, reader asks

Dear Street Smarts,      Q: How can there be a bike lane on a one way street going against traffic? I thought bikes had to follow the same laws as cars.      Tim      A: That’s true. In general, it … Continue reading

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