Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Monday, January 07, 2008
Complete Streets Need Bike Boxes
The idea behind bike boxes is simple: Like "blue lanes" and other biker-friendly lane markings, bike boxes (or "advanced stop lines") demarcate a part of the street that "belongs" to cyclists--letting drivers know that bicyclists may be in the area.