Endolyne Triangle Improvements

Endolyne Triangle Improvements
Thank you, JIm Curtin and Dongho Change at SDOT and Fauntleroy Community Association, for the “fast and light” project at Endolyne Triangle at the intersections of 45th SW, SW Wildwood Place,and SW Brace Point Drive. These inexpensive changes make a tricky set of intersection easier to negotiate by foot, bike or car. And, a new ...

West Seattle Bridge Trail Repaving 1

West Seattle Bridge Trail work included in Spokane St repaving coming up — thank you West Seattle Blog for reporting this under-the-radar project. http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/pave_spokane.htm We’ll be looking for more information on design and detours during construction.

Duwamish Trail hazard removed – South Park

Duwamish Trail hazard removed - South Park
 R.I.P South Park Tree. A long saga is over. The notorious narrow humped passage around the tree in the Duwamish Trail is gone.  The trail is back to its full, not-so-wide width. It is flat and paved where there was a hazardous obstacle. This cottonwood had been growing into the trail and getting worse for ...

WSBC August meeting moved to 9th

We have re-scheduled our monthly meeting to Tuesday, August 9th, so we can participate in Night Out on the streets on the 2nd. Same time 6:30 to 8:00 pm Same place HomeStreet Bank, 41st SW & SW Alaska. calendar listing

August 4 public meeting – 35th Ave SW & Greenway

We need a well designed and well built Greenway  parallel to 35th Ave, with safe crossings of “I-35”.  Can you attend? SDOT public meeting including parallel Greenway planning: Thursday, Aug. 4, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Neighborhood House High Point (6400 Sylvan Way SW). Low stress bike routes along the north-south spines of West ...

West Seattle STP is Sunday 7/10 – 9:15 am start

Let’s ride! Forecast looks great. SummerFest will be our finish celebration. Come join us! Details here.

California Way – Cars and Bikes Win

California Way - Cars and Bikes Win
Kudos to SDOT Pothole Rangers for response to request on California Way downhill lane. Pavement was sinking, cracked, holding water and potentially ice on route down to Seacrest. Al J sent request last week. Pothole Rangers started fixing yesterday.

Duwamish Trail – Cars win

SDOT, this is not what we had in mind for fixing the tree root disaster on the Duwamish Trail at north end of South Park. Roadway was just patched for vehicles so they can keep going 40-50 mph. Trail worse than ever. Unaware bike riders can be thrown into traffic here. We’ve been asking for ...

Disaster Relief Trials in West Seattle – Sep 25

Disaster Relief Trials in West Seattle - Sep 25
Morgan Scherer and Al Jackson began planning routes for the Disaster Relief Trials 2016. It will be on September 25, during Summer Parkways in West Seattle. Want to test ride some routes with us? Training games for cargo bikes, bikes with trailers, family bikes to deliver goods, messages, people after an earthquake or other disaster ...

West Seattle STP Ride – Sunday July 10

Have you ever wanted to do the Seattle to Portland bike ride? Or even wanted to do the 1-day STP? And never trained for it? Here is your big fat chance! Do it in 2 hours, and end up at a huge finish line party! One week before Cascade’s big STP, so perfect for training ...