WSBC meeting – Tuesday 9/1

You are invited! Please come if you can. We will have a guest from the Let’s Move Seattle levy campaign, and will have reports and discussion of road and trail projects, social rides, and more. 6:30 to 8:00 pm at HomeStreet Bank, 41st Ave SW and SW Alaska St.

SODO Safety – Bikes+Trucks+USDOT

We were one of the stakeholder groups that US DOT Federal Highway Administration got involved in a pedestrian-bike-heavy truck safety assessment project in SODO in May.  Bruce Moody from US DOT forwarded video links from the project. Each of the 50 states had one pedestrian-bike safety assessment. Washington was the only state to assess safety ...

Vision Zero Vigil & Procession – Friday 8/28

Vision Zero Vigil & Procession Friday, August 28, 5-6 p.m. Garden of Remembrance at Benaroya Hall Corner of Second Ave & University Street Join on Friday for the Vision Zero Vigil & Procession in honor of Sher Kung and everyone who has died or been seriously injured in the last year due to traffic violence. ...

Duwamish Revealed – Ride #2

6:oo pm Friday, August 21 Ride to the Duwamish Revealed performance “Signal/Senal“ at T-107 Park. 10 miles R/T at leisurely 10-12 mph pace using Alki Trail, West Seattle Bridge Trail, Duwamish Trail, with stops to see temporary artwork installations along the way.  Performance is 7 to 9 pm. From Jack Block Park, 2130 Harbor Ave ...

riding to work – sharing the road

riding to work - sharing the road
Riding to work – at the Spokane Street Bridge just after an opening for marine traffic. In West Seattle, we share the road with tugboats!

Duwamish Revealed — Water Festival Ride 8/16

Sunday, August 16, 10:15 am Ride from Jack Block Park to visit this summer’s Duwamish Revealed art installations along the west bank of Seattle’s only river, and arrive at the Water Festival/Festival de Agua in South Park for Mexican music, food and drink, dragon boat and work boat racing, and Lucha Libre (Mexican wrestling)! Leisurely ...

July Showers bring Pedal Powers

July Showers bring Pedal Powers
No stops for raindrops             at the Little STP     at the West Seattle Junction bike corral         at the Alki Art Fair

35th Ave SW Safety Corridor – Except for People on Bikes

35th Ave SW Safety Corridor meeting tonight – good to be there with West Seattle Bike Connections members Theresa Beaulieu, Kathy Dunn, Bill Gobie, Keith Newham, Don Brubeck. We support the safety improvements planned for 35th, but only if it satisfies Seattle’s “complete streets” policy and ordinance, requiring accomodation for all modes of transportation. We’ve ...

35th Ave SW Safety – Public Meetings 7/15 & 7/16

Please join your neighbors at SDOT public meetings this week to support safety improvements on one of Seattle’s most dangerous and crash-prone streets – “I-35″. 294 collisions, 128 injuries and 2 fatalities in the last three years 5 fatalities in the last ten years   Wednesday, July 15, 2015 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Neighborhood ...

West Seattle Little STP – We Made It!

West Seattle Little STP - We Made It!
          ~25 people and 1 dog finished the ride from SW Seattle St to SW Portland St, with an unexpected welcome from a mother and daughter who live at the corner and treated us to ice cold otter pops! We had a one year old who promptly fell asleep on dad’s ...