“I don’t care if one more 65 or older person moves to this city.”

The Gazette's "Battle of the Bike Lanes" panel last night overall went very well. Seats for perhaps 200-250 people were all filled, with plenty of additional people standing. Overall both the audience and the panelists remained civil, but there was one moment when the audience did jeer a response. As one justification for pushing certain … Continue reading “I don’t care if one more 65 or older person moves to this city.”

Join us for the Battle of the Bike Lanes!

Join us for the "Battle of the Bike Lanes" Town Hall! The Gazette is hosting a panelist-style town hall to discuss the ongoing bike lane controversy. When: Monday, February 25, 6 p.m. Where: Studio Bee at the Pikes Peak Center (190 S Cascade Avenue) Who: Panelists will include City Councilmember Jill Gaebler Corey Sutela, Bike Colorado Springs Tim Roberts, … Continue reading Join us for the Battle of the Bike Lanes!

“When s*** hits the fan, you’re running for cover!” Cycling advocate fed up with City Council.

Springs Taxpayers posted a video clip (transcript below) from last week's town hall meeting with City Councilors Bill Murray and Tom Strand. In a nutshell, Bill Murray repeated the "our hands are tied" talking point wherein City Councilors act as if there's nothing they can really do about road narrowing or bike lanes or similar. We've … Continue reading “When s*** hits the fan, you’re running for cover!” Cycling advocate fed up with City Council.