“Put an end to the bike lanes!” Town Hall Meeting 9/27/18

City Council members Tom Strand and Bill Murray held a Town Hall meeting Thursday night in Council Chambers at 107 N Nevada Avenue. Many citizens spoke passionately about many topics, including VRBOs, Colorado College's pending hockey arena, and, yes, the bike lanes. See the video below for Rose Porter's comments regarding road narrowing. Key quote: … Continue reading “Put an end to the bike lanes!” Town Hall Meeting 9/27/18

Flashback: ONEN Board Prez claims ONEN wants road narrowing, crowd boos.

Flashback to the now-infamous City Planning Commission meeting on June 16, 2016. This is the meeting in which Krager proposed road narrowing and the Commission voted against her 6-2. Before their vote, though, there were a lot of citizen comments. Most people were opposed, however the then-President of the ONEN Board, Bill Rogers, supported road … Continue reading Flashback: ONEN Board Prez claims ONEN wants road narrowing, crowd boos.

More bike infrastructure doesn’t necessarily mean more cyclists.

Many residents pointed out that they don't see many cyclists using the new Cascade bike lanes. The pro-bike lanes side points out (fairly, I think) that it may take a while for more people to realize the bike lanes are there, but eventually people will adjust to it. However: For many months in Colorado Springs the … Continue reading More bike infrastructure doesn’t necessarily mean more cyclists.