Bike

A bicyclist sits on his bike on San Francisco's Market Street. (KCBS)

Commentary: Bicyclists Don’t Belong On The Sidewalk

The whole “bikes on the sidewalk” issue is in the news this week because San Jose’s City Council is scheduled to vote on banning sidewalk bike riding in the downtown area, thus joining San Francisco, Oakland and many other cities with similar laws.

12/01/2014

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Bike Rider Crashes Into Pole, Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries In San Francisco

A person who struck a pole while riding a bike suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood, a fire spokeswoman said Monday.

11/17/2014

Artist rendition of an attached bike path on the western portion of the Bay  Bridge. (Caltrans)

Toll Authority Votes To Spend $10 Million On Another Study Of Bay Bridge Bike Path To San Francisco

A $1.3 million study in 2011 showed that a bike path on western portion of the Bay Bridge would cost tens of millions of dollars. Now the Bay Area Toll Authority has voted unanimously to spend $10 million to commission another study on how to build that bike path.

11/12/2014

Workers make adjustements to a bike path next to the new Bay Bridge Self-Anchored Suspension (SAS) tower on August 26, 2013 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Bridge Bike Path Closes Temporarily As Work Crews Extend Trail To Yerba Buena Island

Starting this week, the new Bay Bridge bike path will be closing periodically as crews continue to tear down the old span, but cyclists are willing to put up with it since the work is extending the trail to Yerba Buena Island.

11/11/2014

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Bicyclist Sues San Francisco Police After Arrest For Carrying Infant Son In Baby Carrier

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A man filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the San Francisco police department after he was arrested for riding his bicycle with his infant son strapped to his chest. The suit […]

10/15/2014

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Muggers Jumping Cyclists In San Francisco Panhandle, Stealing Bikes

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition reports that people cycling through the Golden Gate Park extension have been “hit with a bottle or blunt object, and the assailants either stole or attempted to steal their bikes.”

10/10/2014

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Thieves Caught On Video Smashing Store Windows, Stealing Over $9,000 Worth Of Electric Bikes In San Francisco

San Francisco police are investigating a smash-and-grab at an electric bike shop Monday morning.

09/29/2014

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Fremont Cyclist Dies Following Weekend Crash

The crash happened as Victor Radu-Radulescu, 57, of Fremont, was riding near the intersection of Mission and Stevenson boulevards at about 8:50 a.m., according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office.

09/23/2014

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Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Crash In San Francisco’s Dogpatch Neighborhood

A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood Sunday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

09/14/2014

Green paint marks a dedicated bike lane on San Francisco's Embarcadero (SFMTA)

Officials Detailing Plan For Separated Bike Lane Along SF Embarcadero

An open house will be held Thursday evening to give residents a chance to weigh in and learn about proposed changes along The Embarcadero in San Francisco.

07/24/2014

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