San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
BART’s board of directors voted to lift a ban on bikes aboard rush hour trains for five months Thursday night and may make the policy change permanent, according to the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition.
Bicyclists in San Francisco may soon find it a lot easier to find a parking space for their two-wheelers.
The proposal being looked at would eliminate parking and build a bike lane on one side of the busy street.
Supervisor Eric Mar said he wants a thorough study of the problem and a hearing to develop ways to stop it from continuing to happen.
The project is expected to be completed by early next year.
Muni service on the N Judah and J Church lines will be disrupted for nine days because of construction work that begins Friday, according to San Francisco Municipal Railway officials.
A bicyclist who allegedly fatally struck a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Castro District last week is “devastated by the accident” but believes he entered the intersection lawfully.
Several new bicycle shops have opened recently on Market Street, drawn by the growing number of 2-wheeled commuters downtown.
San Francisco drivers are being reminded to slow down while driving through the city during this holiday season, a time when more pedestrians take to the streets.
The new reflective green bike boxes at two busy intersections of Market Street are the first to use thermoplastic materials that shine at night.