Monday, December 12, 2011

Bicycling Advocates Needed Part II - Want to help?


Chapter I:  11/2/11  began a quest to get better signs at the dangerous Southwood Lane bicycle crossing:

Chapter II:  Progress.  Lee Shoemaker, City of Eugene's Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator called back -- he's a good guy.  He referred the suggestion on to Steve Gallup of the Public Works Department.  Steve called and left a message saying that there is a months-long backlog ahead of this particular problem, but he will add it to the list.

Another bicycling blogger working on the same issue posted a great diagram of the intersection:

Want to help?    
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How to: Contact Lee Shoemaker, City of Eugene Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator: (541) 682-547; or  Steve Gallup, Assistant Traffic Engineer, 541-682-4960

Friday, December 2, 2011


Rainy season has set in, leaves are piled up in the bike lanes, and I'm driving more and working on another blog:

Schrodinger's Cat Lives!