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    Is there a team still seeking a 3rd player? I am...

    Is there a team still seeking a 3rd player? I am available at very low cost.
  2. Shall the Board be informed, then? Let them know...

    Shall the Board be informed, then? Let them know that staff is not following the policies they just adopted?
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    I sent this email to the Department of...

    I sent this email to the Department of Environmental Services and copied the Arlington County Board:
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    I received an automated confirmation from the County Board.
    I...
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    Let me assure you that if a $50 reward were being...

    Let me assure you that if a $50 reward were being offered, people will figure out how to game the system.
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    Or the opposite? What if someone parks it right...

    Or the opposite? What if someone parks it right in the middle of the bike lane, but it's close enough to the designated parking area that it can't be differentiated? Then I pick it up, take the...
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    So what would prevent me from taking a scooter...

    So what would prevent me from taking a scooter that is legally parked in a designated parking area, moving it 10 feet away and claiming it was parked illegally? I don't think their location data is...
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    So what would stop me from taking any scooter at...

    So what would stop me from taking any scooter at all, claiming it was improperly parked, and taking it to the impound lot for my 50 bucks? 6 or 8 a day and I'm makin' a 6-figure income.
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    To charge a single scooter from 1/2 charge to...

    To charge a single scooter from 1/2 charge to full charge in about an hour under full direct sunlight takes about 8 square feet of solar panel.
    These docks hold 24 scooters. How big are the solar...
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    These docks would not be trivial, because they...

    These docks would not be trivial, because they need to be connected to electrical power (solar like CaBi is unlikely to provide enough to charge the scooters). And to make them really useful, there...
  10. Wow. Just wow.

    Wow. Just wow.
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    According to the information we were given at the...

    According to the information we were given at the BAC meeting, scooter rides in the US outnumbered docked bikeshare rides in 2018 even though they did not exist for the entire year, while docked...
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    So all of the haranguing you did while we were at...

    So all of the haranguing you did while we were at the lockhouse forcing me to register made me forget to use the discount code. So I am sorry I will be unable to buy you any beer.
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    Big yes. We have excellent bike facilities.

    Big yes. We have excellent bike facilities.
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    Sticky: Bump. This is tomorrow. Hope to see you there....

    Bump.
    This is tomorrow. Hope to see you there.
    My back patio is (semi) protected from the rain.
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    1976 bike commuting

    I found this article in a World Bank newsletter from October 1976. Enjoy!

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    No, a mirror is not the solution here. It's the...

    No, a mirror is not the solution here. It's the classic "cars-looking-left-to-turn-right-on-red-and-not-noticing-people-entering-crosswalk-from-the-right" problem.
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    We didn't see you. :-( I'm sure you were long...

    We didn't see you. :-(
    I'm sure you were long gone before we rolled in from the 80-miler. Here are a few pictures.

    The start (reji and smb9600 waiting in line)
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    The first support stop....
  18. I want to see a bat eat a firefly.

    I want to see a bat eat a firefly.
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    Why should we not demand this?

    Why should we not demand this?
  20. True. However, I-66 does not allow trucks and it...

    True. However, I-66 does not allow trucks and it is either 4 or (kind of) 6 lanes max. Nothing at all like the monstrosity that I-66 will be out there.

    Also, except for perhaps 75 feet on the...
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    As w&w notes, it was an informative meeting. ...

    As w&w notes, it was an informative meeting. Minor correction: the representatives were from Lyft and Bolt. Lime was not there.
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    CCCC has been meeting at the outside tables by...

    CCCC has been meeting at the outside tables by Cosi - 20th & Crystal Drive - rather than the Water Park, due to construction noise.
    We will move back to the Water Park once it is tolerable to do so....
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    Sticky: The SOAP CCC (Steve O's Alternate Pentagon City Coffee Club), Thursday, June 13

    Next Thursday's Pentagon City Coffee Club will be the second SOAP Triple C (Steve O's Alternate Pentagon City Coffee Club). It will be held at my house rather than at Whole Foods.
    So don't go to...
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    I do this to keep people off balance. But...

    I do this to keep people off balance.



    But for clarification, what I vehemently oppose are bollards that are placed in the middle of the path of travel - like on trails at intersections (or...
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    Sticky: Look for rcannon; he's usually there. Tall guy...

    Look for rcannon; he's usually there. Tall guy with a big beard. Josh sometimes shows up, too. The others who are usually there are not as active on the forum as they used to be and people you...
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