Richmond Bike and Ped Plans Presented to Planning Commission

From EBBC:

This is an opportunity to participate in the first formal presentation of both draft plans to the City of Richmond.

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San Jose Woman Dies After Crashing Car into Pole; 3-year-old Son Injured (Merc) Unlicensed Marin Driver Pleads Guilty in Hit-and-Run of Bicyclist (Marin IJ) DMV Taking Longer to Process New Drivers Licenses, Renewals (Roadshow) Republican Socal Congressman Tries to Undermine Ca. HSR Plans (Infrastructurist) Richmond Confidential via Bay Citizen: “Richmond Mayor’s Green Dream Still Distant” […]