30 Sep '11, 6am

Nobody Walks in LA. But We Do Ride Bikes: Photo by Susanna Schick at CicLAvia 2010 Los Angeles has long been kno...

Nobody Walks in LA. But We Do Ride Bikes: Photo by Susanna Schick at CicLAvia 2010 Los Angeles has long been kno...

Last week the LA Department of Transportation hosted ThinkBike LA, where a group of Dutch city planning/cycling experts came to help Los Angeles better serve her cycling community. I attended their opening presentation, where Dutch Transportation Engineer Hillie Talens (and fellow motorcyclist!) presented this Power Point . The only point I really disagreed with is how “Fear” is so under-represented. These stats are from a country where there are literally more bicycles than people. So of course it’s not scary to ride. But as someone who’s accustomed to having close to 150hp to keep me safe from the steel cages of death, being on a bicycle on the wrong streets can be terrifying. Which is why I’ve bookmarked Google’s bicycle directions on my phone, to ensure I choose the safest route. Google Bike Map of LA ThinkBikeLA consisted of three working groups of experts, each assig...

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grist.org 30 Sep '11, 4pm

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of guys walks across america and blogs about his adventure everyday (nate walks america): Walk Across America

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lancerlord.blogspot.com 30 Sep '11, 1pm

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NYC to deploy 10,000 bikes in next summer's bike share scheme #ride #bicycle

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asiaone.com 04 Oct '11, 6am

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seashepherd.org 30 Sep '11, 9am

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greenfestivals.org 07 Oct '11, 10pm

Be a Green Festival® Volunteer! You’ll meet new people, have fun and support a great cause! Volunteers are a critical part...

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grist.org 03 Oct '11, 6pm

The surprise standout for me was Tucson. I predict it'll be the League of American Bicyclists' pick for No. 1 bicycling ci...

Toying with the La Sardina for the #LoBlography Blogger Challenge #Singapore #lasardina #lomography

Toying with the La Sardina for the #LoBlography...

alvinology.com 30 Sep '11, 1pm

I was really looking forward to toying around with the La Sardina, being somewhat of an photography enthusiast… then I got...