Flooded paths

The paths our cities are building along waterways and through woods are lovely, and I ride them often and am grateful for them. However, they flood a lot, they are closed from dusk to dawn, and there is usually no safe alternative that meets NACTO guidelines. This has a disproportionately negative effect on women who…

Not open for business

If your city leaders are adding paths in the woods that are only “open” from dawn to dusk, they have just spent thousands of tax dollars on a purely recreational amenity that cannot be considered part of your city’s transportation network. Case in point: it is currently dark when bike commuters and children-on-bikes go to…