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Bike News Roundup: I guess if your city’s gonna use sharrows, they might as well be funny about it

It’s time for the Bike News Roundup!

First up, here’s one way to explain sharrows to residents:


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Pacific Northwest News:

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One response to “Bike News Roundup: I guess if your city’s gonna use sharrows, they might as well be funny about it”

  1. Becka

    The “avoiding car-centered language” article is interesting. Fore example the discussion about the word “upgrade” applied to widening a road from 2 to 4 lanes, which is only an upgrade for cars and typically worsens the pedestrian experience. I wonder if the efforts to use neutral terms will actually affect the outcome of road design – the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis all over again :)

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