Posted by Jonathan Maus ( Publisher/Editor ) on November 9th, 2007 at 8:38 pm
BICYCLE ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING
THE NEXT MONTHLY MEETING OF THE CITY OF PORTLAND CITIZENS’ BICYCLE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
will be held in City Hall (1221 SW 4th Avenue), Lovejoy Room
7 p.m. on Tuesday November 13, 2007
The Need for Cyclist Education. Can We Clean Up our Own House?
The recent attention on bicycle safety has focused, in part, on the behavior of road users—motorists and cyclists, alike. Motorists and cyclists commonly identify poor cyclist behavior as, at the least, a black eye on cycling. Committee discussion about the parameters of this issue with a focus on identifying short-term and long-term actions to be taken to educate cyclists about safe and appropriate riding.
Proposed Treatment of 14 Difficult Intersections with Bike Boxes/Blue Bike Lanes We will continue the conversation with Rob about the recently-announced proposal to increase cyclist visibility at 14 targeted intersections.