Tag: bike lanes

  • Connecting the West side, take 2

    Tonight (Tuesday, September 22, 2015), the Northfield City Council will discuss low-cost projects to improve bicycle and walking routes on the west side of the city linking neighborhoods and Saint Olaf College to downtown. Almost a year ago, the Northfield City Council voted to reject all bids received for the construction of what was called […]

  • Taking the long view

    Building a high-quality bicycle and pedestrian network doesn’t happen quickly.  This should be obvious, but at the local level where every project seems to promise to complete success or utter failure, it is helpful to remember this. The Economist just posted this about Sao Paulo’s efforts to improve cycling.  Sao Paulo has a committed and passionate […]