Jan
17
2012

LB1030 Introduced

The bill would implement a 3′ passing law for automobiles overtaking pedestrians and cyclists. The bill has a chance to be a priority if there are enough of us chattering in our senators’ ears. Find your senator here!

Jan
11
2012

A Note on Potholes

Former Chief of Police and current Public Safety Director, Tom Casady, had this to say recently about potholes and how they affect cyclists. Casady, an avid cyclist himself, has often defended the rights of cyclists in traffic on his blog.

Jan
9
2012

Downtown Bike Lanes to Be Retained

Dozens of concerned cyclists wrote to the City Council in response to rumors that the city was not planning to repaint the existing bike lanes on 11th and 14th streets when repaving them this Summer. After receiving dozens of letters, coucilman Carl Eskridge said that the message was heard “loud and clear” that the current bike lanes, while imperfect, should be retained. (links via: journalstar.com)