EBBC: Telegraph Avenue Bike Advocacy Ride #2

From East Bay Bicycle Coalition:

Telegraph Avenue Bike Advocacy Ride #2

March 14, 2013 – 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Join us for a 2nd bike advocacy ride out on Telegraph Avenue. This time it’s an evening commute ride, which will help us assess our brilliant ideas at the peak of usage. We’ll meet at Awaken Cafe, at the corner of 15th & Broadway, at 4:45pm and ride out at 5:00pm. The ride will go up Telegraph Avenue, stopping along the way to discuss ideas such as cycle tracks, lane conversions, buffered bike lanes, better pavement, and more. Bring your friends who care about a better bicycling experience on Telegraph Avenue.


Oakland Telegraph Avenue Bikeway Open House #1

From Bike East Bay: The first of three official public open houses where the City of Oakland will unveil specific design concepts for redesigning Telegraph Ave, developed from technical analysis, stakeholder meetings and the Telegraph Ave Public Survey. Join us for Bike East Bay’s Pre-Meet Up at 5:00pm out front to get ready for this […]

Tomorrow: Oakland Drops Protected Bike Lanes on Telegraph Avenue

Oakland has dropped protected bike lanes from its draft proposals to redesign Telegraph Avenue, and the buffered bike lanes that are included would disappear at the most dangerous section, throwing people on bikes into mixed traffic with motor vehicles. The city will hold two open houses this week where the public can weigh in on the draft […]

Oakland Council Approves Protected Bike Lanes on Telegraph Ave

The Oakland City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a road diet and parking-protected bike lanes to Telegraph Avenue, eliciting cheers from East Bay bike advocates. The vote allows the city to begin work on the first phase of the Telegraph Avenue Complete Streets plan, which covers the segment between 41st and 19th Streets in downtown. Planners […]

Oakland Proposes Parking-Protected Bike Lanes on Telegraph Avenue

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 […]