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Bike News Roundup: NCDOT accidentally made the scariest short horror film of 2016

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! As always, this is an open thread. Discuss anything localish and bikeish in the comments below. First up, the most terrifying short horror film of 2016 was released in October by the North … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: The first cargo bike ride at the top of the Space Needle?

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a collection of some stuff floating around the web recently. You may find some good stuff here that fell through the cracks during the holidays. First up, The Pedal-Powered Talk Show visited … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Seattle’s multimodal neighbor

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a taste of some of the sweet (and not-so-sweet) bike-related and bike-adjacent news floating around recently. First up: StreetFilms visits Vancouver, BC, giving an overview of how Seattle’s neighbor to the north … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Dodging bullets on an Olympia mountain bike trail

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s some stuff floating around the web recently that caught out eye. First up, at least one extremely irresponsible person nearly shot and killed a group of people mountain biking in Capitol State … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Gone Bikin’ addition

Seattle Bike Blog Editor Tom Fucoloro has Gone Bikin’ until Labor Day. In the meantime, we will be periodically posting short news bits and excerpts from good reads floating around the web. It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! First … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: ‘How highways wrecked American cities’

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Lots of good stuff floating around the web lately, so let’s get right to it. First up, Vox created a short and punchy video report outlining “how highways wrecked American cities.” Definitely worth … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: 1975 report suggests building transit tunnel to replace the Viaduct

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a look at some of the bikey stuff floating around the web recently. First up! This 1975 archive report from KOMO about mass transit in Seattle is worth all 25 minutes of … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: The world’s biggest city has few bike lanes, yet people bike a lot anyway

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a glance at some of the bikeish stuff floating around the web. First up! Lots of people in the world’s most populous city bike despite few bike lanes: The Gaman Spirit: Why … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Police lay down the law on kids playing basketball in the street

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a taste of some of the stuff floating around the web that caught our eye. First up, this Gainesville Police officer responded to a complaint of teens playing basketball in the street … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Motor City to Bike City

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a look at some of the bikey stuff floating around the web in recent weeks. First up, Motor City to Bike City:

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Bike News Roundup: Bill Nye crashed a 1995 city video to tell people to bike to work

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Lots of good stuff floating around the web these days, so let’s get started. First up, this 1995 video by the Seattle Department of Engineering (now the Department of Transportation) is a pretty … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Watch how ‘jaywalking’ became a crime

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Don’t forget to vote! And whether you voted weeks ago or your ballot is still at home, you can join me for our first ever Procrastinator’s Voting Party, 5–6:30 p.m. at Chuck’s Hop … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: NIMBYs hit the late night circuit

We are waaaay overdue for a Bike News Roundup. So I hope you’re ready to sink the rest of your day into a couple weeks of interesting transportation news from around the region and the world. First up! The Late … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Our city’s Traffic Engineer is better than yours

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a look at some of the bikey stuff floating around the Internet recently. First up, an apology to all other cities. Dongho Chang is our Traffic Engineer, and you can’t have him. … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: ‘It’s smart to be dense’

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a look at some of the transportation stuff floating around the Internet recently. As always, this is an open thread. Discuss whatever bikey stuff is on your mind in the comments below. … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: The nation’s bikiest city with over 1M people

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a look at some of the stuff floating around the interwebs recently that caught our eye. As always, this is an open thread. First up, I bet you didn’t know Philadelphia is … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: Family biking turns tedious kid transportation into quality time

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! Here’s a look at some of the stuff flying around the Internet recently. First up, King County thinks you should listen to Davey Oil of G&O Family Cyclery talk about why family biking … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: A cool way to demo a street redesign

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! First up, here’s a pretty cool way to demo a street redesign. Keep this in mind for Park(ing) Day!

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Bike News Roundup: In 2003, Saturn made a really great ad about how much space cars take up

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! I’m headed to New York City for my first time ever. I am crazy excited. I’ll keep posting while I’m out of town for the next week, but things might be a little … Continue reading

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Bike News Roundup: One way to advertise your bus agency

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup! I’m still healing up from the flu, which tragically put me out of commission for the Youth Bike Summit over the weekend. I’ll try to piece together coverage in the next couple days, … Continue reading

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