Sunday July 14 West Seattle STP – Seattle to Portland in one Morning

LoadingCenter mapTrafficBicyclingTransitGoogle MapsGet Directions Updated 7/9/13 REASONS TO RIDE WITH US ON STP WEEKEND (Sunday, July 14th): Didn’t make the 14,000 rider cutoff for Cascade Bicycle Club’s Seattle to Portland ride. Can’t imagine why anyone would want to ride a bike 200 miles in one or two days. Have never left the peninsula and see ...

State Transportation Funding & West Seattle Bridge Trail

This received today from our West Seattle state Representative Joe Fitzgibbons. Thank you, Joe! “Thanks for reaching out to let me know how important transportation safety programs are for you and for our state.  The House passed a transportation package today that includes an amendment I sponsored to put $16 million in pedestrian and bicycle ...

Livable Streets Mayoral Candidates Forum

Eight of the candidates for Seattle mayor will discuss their plans for making Seattle’s streets great places for walking, playing, using transit, shopping, biking, getting to school, and raising a family. The Livable Streets Candidate Forum is hosted by Seattle Neighborhood Greenways and the Park Shore Retirement Community with support from the Seattle Parks Foundation, ...

West Seattle Bicycle Counter Installed 2

West Seattle Bicycle Counter Installed
UPDATE 6/24/13:  Cascade Bicycle Club has notified us that the the counter was indeed having some counting problems.  They are working on the fix and the bike counter celebration has been re-scheduled to Monday, July 1 from 4 – 6 pm. West Seattle’s Bike Counter, the second bike counter in the city (the other is ...

Highland Park Greenways first public meeting

WSBC members Craig Rankin and Theresa Beaulieu bring this news from Highland Park Action Committee and SDOT.  Craig has been working on this for quite a while in his neighborhood.  SDOT has now funded the public outreach and planning work. HPAC and SDOT will be hosting a Neighborhood Greenway Meeting that we encourage everyone to ...

WSBC July 2 Meeting

July 2, 20136:3o to 8:00 pm at Highland Park Improvement Club,  1116 SW Holden Street, 98106 map Special Guest: Sara Zora, SDOT Bike Planner, for discussion of Seattle Bike Master Plan Update. Other agenda items:  Project reports and volunteer recruiting for projects and activities.6 month Progress report on 2013 action plan. Open meeting – please ...

Let’s be heard: West Seattle in Bike Master Plan

6 pm Wednesday, June 12 at Columbia Branch Library – let’s go! Last public open house before the plan is submitted to City Council early this fall. Tom Fucoloro has a post today in the Seattle Bike Blog featuring kids trying to cross one of our West Seattle arterials as the poster child for the ...

Bike Master Plan – Test Questions

Test questions revealed in advance of SDOT’s June open houses! REPORT CARD     June 2013 Seattle Draft Bicycle Master Plan Update for SW Sector            This is what we asked SDOT to add to the first draft of the plan update, in December 2012. (this is not everything in the draft plan — only what we ...