Tag Archives: California

CHP steps up enforcement at highway construction sites

Starting this week, the California Highway Patrol is stepping up enforcement at work zones on highways statewide. The safety campaign also includes having electronic highway message signs located within five miles of a construction project to warn drivers that “WORKERS AHEAD, … Continue reading

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Bike to Work/School Day is Thursday

Thursday, May 8 is Bike to Work/School Day. As part of Ecology Action’s 27th annual Bike Week events, breakfast sites will be set up countywide for adults and children alike on their bicycle commute to work and/or school. Drivers, please … Continue reading

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Traffic laws work best when followed

Have you ever been standing on the side of the road while traffic barreled by? Perhaps you were a pedestrian waiting to cross a busy street or your car broke down on the side of the highway.  The wind from the passing … Continue reading

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Bike summit seeks presenters, workshops, networking bike ride events

The California Bicycle Coalition is seeking presentations, volunteers and sponsors for its 2013 bike summit in Oakland Nov. 7-10. The event’s theme is “Mainstreaming the Bike in California Culture.” It’s goal is to bring together Golden state residents as well … Continue reading

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Where to place parking stickers on your windshield

If you live, work or go to school in an establishment that requires you to place a parking sticker on your windshield, do you know the proper place to stick it? According to the California Driver Handbook, you can place … Continue reading

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