Fremont, Newark, Union City Car-Bike Collision Presentation in Dublin

From EBBC:

This is a “Must Attend” technical presentation for Valley Spokesman Bicycle Touring Club.

You will see and hear first hand the causes of bicycle accidents in Fremont, Newark, and Union City. This will give you insight as to what cities should do to resolve these easy to solve problems. Yet, due to a number of factors do the reverse. This same situation repeats itself throughout the country.

By attending this presentation, you will be empowered with the knowledge to vigorously fight for the right to use the roadway correctly and safely.


Fremont Bicycle Advisory Committee Mtg

From EBBC: Agenda: 5.1 Effective Cycling Program Wynn Kageyama of Cycles of Change will make a presentation on how to safely increase bicycle trips using scientific methods. Wynn will discuss why students are not bicycling to school, provide information of Fremont bicycle accidents data and present programs that could reduce bicycle accident rates and increase […]

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CNU Transportation Project Raises Bar on Planning for Livable Cities

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Mary Avenue Street Space Allocation Study

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