Tag Archives: California Bicycle Coalition

When three feet is not available to safely pass a cyclist

Dear Street Smarts, Q: My quandary is when bicyclists are on Old San Jose Road, where there are no official bike lanes and varying widths of shallows, and the road has a double yellow line for vehicles. It seems like … Continue reading

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Similar to driving, it is illegal to ride a bicycle while intoxicated

If you have plans to hang out with friends and consume alcohol, the California Bicycle Coalition would like you to know that it is not OK to drink and ride a bike. “California Vehicle Code Section 21200.5 makes it unlawful … Continue reading

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