Channelization – Road Diet – Road Feast

Channelization - Road Diet - Road Feast
Transportation jargon can be confusing.  What is rechannelization? is that when you finally figure out the remote?  What is a road diet?  Gas station mini-mart food and coffee?  Why call roadway re-striping to include a mix of lane types a road diet? That is a term using only a car driving perspective. From the perspective ...

Spokane Street Bridge – open for ships, breathing and stretching

Spokane Street Bridge - open for ships, breathing and stretching
Bridge open tonight… time to stretch, chat, check for messages. What do you do when the bridge opens just before you make it to the gate? Have you seen Kelli Refer’s little book Pedal Stretch Breathe – the Yoga of Bicycling? Bridge opening can be a good time to be present, to find contentment, even ...

Connect Seattle – West Seattle Bike Connections

We are part of Connect Seattle – the West Seattle, South Park and White Center part.  It’s a new initiative from Cascade Bicycle Club with Seattle Neighborhood Greenways.  Connect Seattle is a long-term citywide campaign to create a complete network of bikeways connecting neighborhoods across the city so everyone can ride safely. The campaign is ...

Connect Seattle Summit – 5-Way Intersection

Connect Seattle Summit - 5-Way Intersection
“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality”. John Lennon   West Seattle Bike Connections represented West Seattle at Cascade Bicycle Club’s Connect Seattle Summit yesterday. Cascade is helping set up Connect Seattle groups around the city to develop campaigns for critical bicycle transportation improvements. We are ...

West Seattle 12 ride

West Seattle 12 ride
There is time to get out for this West Seattle 12s ride to burn off some nervous energy before the game and send the HAWKS some love.