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Regarding the Sentencing of Dr. Christopher Thompson

Dear District Attorney Stone, I have been a daily cyclist in LA County for more than 15 years, using my bike as my primary means of transportation.  As a result, I have experienced many instances of either reckless or malicious … Continue reading

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Stop framing transportation and bicycles as identity politics

Hello Mr. Mason, I just read your article For the Danes, city planning is all about the bike.  As a daily bicycle user and advocate in automobile dominated southern California, I couldn’t help but be disturbed by the tone which … Continue reading

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California traffic signals should detect bikes

Hello Mr. Singh, As a person who uses a bicycle as almost my only form of transportation, not being detected by traffic signals often makes me feel like some kind of outlaw, even though I am very explicitly operating my … Continue reading

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Will there be no more public Pasadena Bicycle Master Plan meetings?

That’s what the advisory commission rumor mill is saying anyway.  I hope we can ensure that the gossip is wrong. In February the Pasadena Department of Transportation said that we would have four (count ’em: 4) public meetings or workshops … Continue reading

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What kind of bicycling should Pasadena support?

On Fri, May 29, 2009 at 5:36 PM, Sims, Brian wrote: Zane and Rich, During our last BMP meeting we discussed the idea of the City sponsoring more biking related events.  I was over at Pasadena PD today dealing with … Continue reading

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Support AB 1186 for transparent parking costs

Dear Assemblymember Portantino, I would like to urge you to support AB 1186, an effort to enhance the transparency of parking costs for easing the enforcement of California’s parking cash-out legislation.  This bill has been introduced by Assemblymember Bob Blumenfield … Continue reading

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Denver RTD: ditch Amtrak people at Union Station

Dear Denver RTD, I had the pleasure yesterday of riding my bike 19 miles from Lakewood to downtown Denver almost exclusively on cycling paths, all the way to Union Station, where I intended to catch a BX up to Boulder. … Continue reading

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Letter to CA Gov on Complete Streets (AB1358)

The Honorable Arnold Schwarzenegger Governor, State of California California State Capitol Building Sacramento, CA 95814 Fax 916-558-3160 Re: Support: AB 1358 (Leno) I am writing to encourage you to lend your support to the Complete Streets legislation (AB 1358) which … Continue reading

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