Streetsblog California editor Melanie Curry has been thinking about transportation, and how to improve conditions for bicyclists, since her early days commuting by bike to UCLA long ago. She was Managing Editor at the East Bay Express, and edited Access Magazine for the University of California Transportation Center. She also earned her Masters in City Planning from UC Berkeley.
The money will fund a bike lending library and community-led planning on bike-share deployment and affordable transportation options in East Oakland
CTC approves staff's recommended list of project awards, revised slightly from December
Marco te Brömmelstroet talks about how the Netherlands created a bicycling culture
But details are a bit murky
As do a fish rescue facility, a water treatment facility, seismic retrofits, a power transmission line...and a parking plaza
More transformational projects could bring larger mode shifts, complete gaps in networks; but many high-scoring projects were left out.