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County closes damaged roads, but just to cyclists (again)

It could just be wishful thinking, but it looks like Boulder County’s transportation decider—or perhaps someone who writes the words for him—has modified his internal-combustion bias ever so slightly.

He was quoted as follows in a Longmont Times-Call story about why the damaged canyon roads are closed to cyclists:

While these conditions are experienced by both motorists and bicyclists, bicyclists…

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More fuzzy thinking on transportation in Boulder County

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Do some traffic signs increase risk to road users?Our community’s pernicious motor-centric bias is on display along U.S. Highway 36 between Lyons and…View Post

Do some traffic signs increase risk to road users?

Our community’s pernicious motor-centric bias is on display along U.S. Highway 36 between Lyons and…

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Why are we so careless about driving safely?

Good question…

“…why are some societies—for example, ours—so careless and lacking in conscience about driving safely?”

It’s not about scofflaws on bicycles. Read on, at Sign of the Times | Road Rights | Bicycling.com.

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There’s Another Way | Road Rights | Bicycling.com

“I didn’t see the cyclist” is the negligent driver’s universal get-out-of-jail free card. It shouldn’t be.

via Theres Another Way | Road Rights | Bicycling.com.

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