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 ...

WS Junction Bike Corral – Installed!

YAY! let’s go to the Junction! Thank you especially to WSBC’s Aili LePard and Jeff Hallman, Councilmember Tom Rasmussen and his aide Anthony Auriemma,  Junction Association’s Susan Melrose, Husky Deli, Bin 41, Mashiko’s,  Elliott Bay Brewing, the West Seattle Transportation Coalition, the Junction Neighborhood Association, the Junction Church, and Kyle Rowe at SDOT. http://westseattleblog.com/2014/07/west-seattles-first-bike-corral-now-in-place-in-the-junction/

2015 SDOT budget – West Seattle priorities

2015 SDOT budget - West Seattle priorities
We have a new bike master plan. Now we need to fund the design and construction. The budget for next year is being developed right now. We have given this input to the City Council’s Transportation Committee, the Mayor’s office, and SDOT’s new director Scott Kubly.  If you have other priorities or agree with these, ...

Mon 7/21 Meeting with SDOT – Fauntleroy Boulevard Project

Mon 7/21 Meeting with SDOT - Fauntleroy Boulevard Project
Monday, July 21, 6:30 to 7:45 pm at West Seattle Branch Library, 2306 42nd Ave. S.W.  (north of Admiral Way and Metropolitan Market) West Seattle Bike Connections and West Seattle Transportation Coalition are meeting with SDOT representatives to review and provide input to redesign of Fauntleroy Way SW from 35th Ave SW to SW Alaska ...

2014 West Seattle STP Ride!

2014 West Seattle STP Ride!
About 30 of us rode the 2014 (second annual) West Seattle STP  today! Beautiful day for it.  We made it from SW Seattle St to SW Portland St in an hour at a very social pace, with a few of us walking and pushing up a couple of the climbs, and were at Summer Fest ...