California Stop: Bicyclists To Treat Stop Signs As Yield Signs Following Passage of AB 122Whether a pedestrian, cyclist, or driver, stop signs on the road currently mean stop for all. However, cyclists will soon have the option to treat stop signs at times as yield signs, thanks to the passage of AB 122.
Coronavirus Update: Oakland Closing Some Streets To Allow For Pedestrian And Bicycle Traffic, Social DistancingThe City of Oakland unveiled a new initiative Friday to close a number of streets to motorized vehicle traffic and designate them for pedestrians, bicyclists and wheelchair users.
2 Arrested, A Dozen Cited After Fremont Police Stop Group Of 50 Young BikersPolice arrested two juveniles and cited at least another dozen, ages 13 to 16, who were part of a group of at least 50 young bicyclists who were blocking traffic and harassing motorists in the downtown area of Fremont, police said Sunday.
Berkeley Bicyclists Bummed Over Police Ticketing Of Stop Sign ScofflawsBerkeley police say unsafe behavior by bicyclists is causing a lot of accidents on city streets but bike advocates are upset that police are addressing the problem by writing traffic tickets.
BART Adding Bike Straps On Trains To Aid CyclistsBART passengers who bring their bicycles along for the ride will be getting some help to steady their bikes from new straps on train cars.
Two Cyclists Injured In Danville Hit-And-RunTwo cyclists were injured Saturday afternoon when they were struck by a hit-and-run driver in Diablo Road
Hit-And-Run Suspect Accused Of Hitting 4 Cyclists In Marin County ArrestedAuthorities in Marin County have arrested the driver who they believe struck and injured four bicyclists participating in a fundraising ride on Saturday.
Bicyclist Stop/Yield Bill Gets Hearing In California AssemblyA bill that would allow bicyclists in California to roll through stop signs was the subject of a hearing in Sacramento Monday.
Proposed Bill Would Legalize 'California Stop' At Stop Signs For CyclistsA Bay Area lawmaker has introduced a new bill that would allow cyclists to treat stop signs as yield signs, essentially legalizing the so-called rolling "California stop" for bicyclists.
Bicyclist Draw Bridge Proposed Between Alameda And OaklandAlameda wants to build a new bridge to Oakland, just for bicyclists and pedestrians.
New Bay Bridge Bike Link And Off-Ramps To OpenEarly Saturday, new westbound I-80 on-and-off ramps will open at Treasure Island, while on Sunday, the final segment of the bicycle and pedestrian path on the eastern span of the Bay Bridge connecting the East Bay to Yerba Buena Island will open to the public...
San Francisco Bicyclists, Pedestrians Get Their Own Space Atop Twin PeaksSan Francisco's Twin Peaks is about to get a lot more bicycle and pedestrian-friendly with a new two-year pilot program set to begin in June.
Bicyclists To Face Speed Traps On Marin County TrailsMarin County sheriff’s deputies will start using LIDAR and radar devices in April to monitor the speed of bicycles and mountain bikes in the county’s Open Space District lands.
San Francisco Supervisors Vote To Allow Rolling Stops For CyclistsThe rules of the road could be changing in San Francisco as the Board of Supervisors voted early Tuesday evening to allow cyclists to make safe rolling stops at stop signs.
Ordinance To Let SF Bicyclists Roll Through Stop Signs Heading To Board For Full ApprovalAn ordinance that would allow bicyclists to roll through stop signs while traveling at a maximum speed of 6 mph in San Francisco was approved by the Land Use and Transportation Committee and will now go to the full board for approval where it will need eight votes to override the mayor’s expected veto.