EBBC: Public Meeting on Rockridge’s New Bikeway

Caltrans willing, Oakland is readying its next cycle track on upper Broadway, between Keith Ave and Brookside Drive, next to SR 24. Our successful challenge to the Caldecott 4th Bore Project is funding this new bikeway. Come to a public workshop on the project on Feb 21 to learn all about it. They are even going to paint it green!

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Alameda County Measure B Steering Committee Meeting

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From EBBC: Now is our opportunity to secure full funding for the Countywide Bicycle Plan and Pedestrian Plan. The East Bay Bicycle Coalition is asking for up to 20% of Measure B funds to be committed to bike/ped projects as part of the Measure B Reauthorization Your help in November-December is needed to get us […]

Oakland Proposes Parking-Protected Bike Lanes on Telegraph Avenue

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The City of Oakland has released preliminary design options [PDF] for a redesign of Telegraph Avenue, which include parking-protected bike lanes, improvements to speed up AC Transit lines, and pedestrian safety upgrades. Planners will hold open house meetings to collect input on the design options starting next week. “We’re very excited they’ve released a lot […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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This week, learn about sustainable planning on the West Coast, help design a safer Broadway through Chinatown and a separated bikeway on JFK Drive, and learn the best ways to stay safe cycling. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday: SPUR Lunchtime Forum: Picturing West Coast Density. Join architects Eric Naslund, Mike Corl, and Roger Gula for a […]

Oakland Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

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From EBBC: Agenda Introductions, appointment of note taker (5 minutes) Approval of meeting minutes (consent item) (5 minutes) Vote on motion to adopt the December meeting minutes. City of Oakland Crosswalk Policy (25 minutes)—Joe Wang, Supervising Transportation Engineer, will present the City’s crosswalk policy, revised since last presented to the committee (October 2010, see minutes). […]