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A stop sign is seen near the Space Shuttle Discovery as it sits on launch pad 39-A after its launch was scrub due to trouble with a liquid hydrogen fill and drain valve on August 26, 2009 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch of the shuttle to the international space station has been rescheduled for Friday morning if the valve can be fixed. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

SF Supervisor Proposes Allowing Bicyclists To Roll Through Stop Signs

A San Francisco supervisor is taking exception to the police department’s crackdown on bicyclists blowing through stop signs and is introducing an ordinance to allow cyclists to roll through the stop.

08/13/2015

Cyclists lined up at a stop sign near Duboce Park. (CBS SF)

SF Cyclists Planning New ‘Stop-In’ To Protest Police Crackdown On Bicycle Violations

Members of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition are expected to gather at the San Francisco Police Department’s Park Station monthly community meeting this evening to protest the station’s recent crackdown on cyclists.

08/11/2015

Cyclists lined up at a stop sign near Duboce Park. (CBS SF)

‘Wiggle Stop-In’ Cyclists Bring San Francisco Traffic To A Standstill Wednesday

A mass of bicyclists blocked traffic during the first-ever “wiggle stop-in” on the popular bike route in San Francisco’s Lower Haight and Duboce Triangle neighborhoods during the evening commute Wednesday to protest the Police Department’s enforcement of a law requiring cyclists to come to a full stop at stop signs.

07/30/2015

Bicyclists ride along Market Street on May 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California.   (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Cyclists To Protest Stopping At Stop Signs With ‘Stop-In’

A San Francisco bike group unhappy with a crackdown on cyclists who run stop signs is protesting the law by obeying it in critical mass style.

07/28/2015

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San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Fighting Plan To Crack Down On Cyclists Breaking Rules Of The Road

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is pushing back against an anticipated crackdown on bicyclists who flout the rules of the road from the San Francisco Police Department’s Park Station officers.

07/22/2015

The Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Additional Commuter Lane, Bike Path On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Could Be In Place By 2017

Construction on the $74 million project is expected to begin next year, and the new commuter lane and bike and pedestrian path could be in place by late-2017.

06/24/2015

Christopher Froome in  the Tour de France & Jelly Donuts (credit: FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images/Chow.com)

The Tour de France – In Terms of Jelly Donuts

Elite cyclists burn up to 32 per day in energy…

06/10/2015

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Marin County Cyclists, Hikers Butting Heads Over Trail Use Rights

A debate over trail use is raging in Marin County, with cyclists and hikers butting heads over rights-of-way.

05/14/2015

A bike rider at the San Carlos Caltrain station on July 15, 2014. (Curtiss Kim/CBS)

Bike-Bump Form Helps Cyclists Plan Caltrain Trips; Feeds Transit Agency Useful Data

Bicyclists looking for room on Caltrain will have a new online tool to help them anticipate when and where to board the train.

05/04/2015

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Bay Area Bike Share Program To See 10-Fold Expansion

The Bay Area Bike Share’s fleet of 700 turquoise bicycles, available for checkout at self-serve kiosks, will expand tenfold to 7,000 over the next two-and-a-half years.

04/08/2015

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