West Seattle Bike Connections – Response to Seattle Draft BMP, 2013

Below are excerpts from the “WSBC 2013 BMP Draft Response” sent to the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT). The “Report Card” that accompanied the detailed response is posted here. Seattle Bike Blog touched on West Seattle a bit as well. If you would like a copy of the complete WSBC document, you can request a ...

All Ages and Abilities

All Ages and Abilities
Sabrina led the “Kidical Mass” group in the West Seattle Grand Parade last Saturday. Sabrina has MS, which prevents her from driving. But she can get around independently on her trike on streets that are safe enough for her to ride. Transportation planners are now using the mantras, “all ages and abilities”, and “8 to ...

Bike Master Plan Update Comments / Deadline

Bike Master Plan Update Comments / Deadline
Deadline for public comments to SDOT is this Friday, July 26. Seattle Bike Master Plan Update West Seattle Bike Connections submitted group comments last December. We met twice as a group with SDOT staff, participated in the public workshops, and just submitted detailed comments and a “report card” on the changes made in the June ...

September 6 Trucks & Bikes Safety Fair

Bike riders are invited by Port of Seattle Seaport to Terminal 25, 3225 East Marginal Way S near S Spokane St. for a safety training event, with co-sponsors West Seattle Bike Connections, SDOT, WSDOT, Cascade Bicycle Club, BNSF, Ballard Oil and others. Featuring: – Bike-truck blind spot simulations – Truck ride-alongs – Helpful safety information ...

Saturday July 20 Kidical Mass in West Seattle Grand Parade

Saturday July 20 Kidical Mass in West Seattle Grand Parade
Meet at Alki Bike and Board 2606 California Ave. SW at 11am. Ride with West Seattle Spokespeople West Seattle Bike Connections and Sustainable West Seattle. Riders of all ages welcomed, kids and families. Decorate your bicycles and ride in the West Seattle Grand Parade July 20th. Parade starts at 11am but we will not be ...