Bike Intelligencer » bicycle legislation http://bikeintelligencer.com All bike, all the time Wed, 13 May 2015 21:53:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 News Cycle: Bike laws, Ghost bikers in the sky, XC at 70, Sea Otter Buzz Beginneth http://bikeintelligencer.com/2010/01/news-cycle-bike-laws-ghost-bikers-in-the-sky-xc-at-70-sea-otter-buzz-beginneth/ http://bikeintelligencer.com/2010/01/news-cycle-bike-laws-ghost-bikers-in-the-sky-xc-at-70-sea-otter-buzz-beginneth/#comments Sun, 10 Jan 2010 10:01:42 +0000 http://bikeintelligencer.wordpress.com/?p=1736 Indianapolis has a set of new bike laws, including 3-feet-please. Florida law says bikes get the whole friggin’ lane, thank you very much! Now if we could just get that “vulnerable user” legislation passed in the Washington State legislature.

Have you checked out the Ghost Bikes Film project’s blog? Cool stuff…

Guy turns 70, decides it’s time he rode across the country.

Yeah, it’s January. It’s in the 30s and 40s out there, and mud everywhere. It’s another three and a half months till the Sea Otter Classic April 15-18 outside of sunny Monterey, but that doesn’t mean it’s too early to build the buzz.

Here’s a worthy cause that’ll etch you or your message in posterity. Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance is selling engraved tiles for a facade outside Duthie Hill mountain biking park near Issaquah. Funds go to paying for all the great work at the park. More on the Evergreen site.

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Bike Riders Rights' Expanded Under Iowa Legislation http://bikeintelligencer.com/2009/03/bike-riders-rights-expanded-under-iowa-legislation/ http://bikeintelligencer.com/2009/03/bike-riders-rights-expanded-under-iowa-legislation/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2009 16:56:15 +0000 http://bikeintelligencer.wordpress.com/?p=247 In Iowa, new legislation: “Drivers would face new penalties for not giving bicycles five feet of space when passing them, following too closely or failing to yield to bikes.”

There’s some further interesting points about cycle safety and driver requirements in the legislation, including driveway, crosswalks and other dilemmas familiar to all of us who ride in the city. Worth reading in full.

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