Tuesday 9/2 WSBC monthly meeting

6:30 to 8:00 pm at HomeStreet Bank on SW Alaska Street near 41st Ave SW just east of the West Seattle Junction. Open meeting  – you  are invited to meet, plan and report on activities and share your ideas about bike transportation in, to and from West Seattle. We can use new volunteers for Greenways, ...

Sad day downtown for all of us

Sad day downtown for all of us
A tragic day in a week filled with mayhem caused by lawless and inattentive driving of motor vehicles. Our hearts go out to the family and loved ones of Sher Kung, killed on Second Avenue today in a crash with a truck whose driver did not see her and failed to yield the right of ...

Another Public Meeting for White Center Bike Corral

Another Public Meeting for White Center Bike Corral
Good turnout of merchants and customers at White Center public meeting on the bike corral 8/26. Thank you to Sili Savusa, Executive Director of White Center Community Development Association, for leadership and Sokha for moderating the lively discussion. Thanks to Theresa and Jason Beaulieu, Lyanne, Joe, Marlowe, Isabel, Charity and family, Matt, Aaron, Gregg, Alex, ...

Waiting and Wondering – Five Ways

Waiting and Wondering - Five Ways
The little island at SW Chelan / West Marginal / Spokane/ Delridge 5-way intersection was crowded this morning. The signal to go SE from Chelan seems to be skipping us sometimes, not responding to the push button. Gives us some time for wondering when SDOT and consultants will share notes from the brainstorming workshop that ...

Tues 8/26 White Center Bike Corral Public Meeting – Again

Tues 8/26 White Center Bike Corral Public Meeting - Again
Tuesday, August 26 at 6:30 PM at the Sherrif’s storefront, 9609 16th Ave SW, White Center across from Caffe Delia and Proletariat Pizza Second public meeting about the proposed bike corral in front of Proletariat Pizza and Caffe Delia Coffee on 16th Ave SW Caffe Delia and Proletariat Pizza want to swap 2 car parking ...

Heavy Haul Corridor – Ready or NOT

Heavy Haul Corridor - Ready or NOT
Freight Advisory Board 8/19 meeting highlight: The proposed Heavy Haul Corridor on West Marginal, East Marginal, Hanford, and Spokane will allow >25% heavier axle loads on these streets that are substandard construction on crappy fill soils and are way past due for complete roadbed rebuild. Pavement disintegrates already. We ride the unswept gravel paths that ...

WSBC ride with Councilmember Rasmussen

WSBC ride with Councilmember Rasmussen
Councilmember Tom Rasmussen went for a bike ride this morning with seven of us from West Seattle Bike Connections, to get a first-hand look at some of the routes and intersections in the Seattle Bicycle Master Plan that we think are high priority for funding and implementation. Just a small group, so we could keep ...

8/21 Bike Happy Hour – West Seattle

8/21 Bike Happy Hour - West Seattle
At last! At Beveridge Place Pub!  Hope to see you there! Invite your friends to ride to West Seattle! 6413 California Ave SW at SW Beveridge Place

Night Out with JuNO

Night Out with JuNO
Night Out at the Junction – basically, baby Nayla stole the show, but we did get to talk bike routes with some people new to West Seattle, and some not so new but wanting to ride, and Councilmember Tom Rasmussen stopped by to chat, AND we had a four-way water balloon toss!  Nice ride home ...

Bike Assembly Day at Denny MS

Bike Assembly Day at Denny MS
Today we had about 30 kids working to assemble the bikes purchased with the money Theresa Beaulieu raised for the up coming after school program at Denny International Middle School.  It was a fun day filled with eager kids willing to help out. Thank you to Will King who organized the student rotations.  Also a ...