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    OK Mr. Eighth, I rode the MVT this morning. ...

    OK Mr. Eighth, I rode the MVT this morning. Could I ask that you slow down a bit on the northern bridge/glacier so the iceflow has an opportunity to bask in your fixie zen's awesomeness and possibly...
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    I took a quick run through the interwebs and...

    I took a quick run through the interwebs and found the Congressional Justification (CJ) for the NPS. As you'd imagine, there are some big numbers when you roll up the total NPS approp. It was...
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    Evening assessment - Memorial Bridge - Washington Blvd - Crystal City

    My studded 35s were wasted tonight

    Clear line, albeit narrow in a couple of places, from Memorial Bridge to the south Pentagon parking lot. I rode along Washington rather than taking Boundary...
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    or photos of puppies?

    or photos of puppies?
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    ftfy

    ftfy
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    Am I correct in concluding that the FCC seal...

    Am I correct in concluding that the FCC seal actually shows a Federal agency electrocuting an eagle?????? I will have you know that is likely a violation of the Endangered Species Act, the Bald...
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    OK. I had tires but rode slowly enough that I...

    OK. I had tires but rode slowly enough that I didn't tire.

    I was on 35mm studs
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    What a difference a day makes!

    And from this morning ...

    http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w490/dbb-bike/20150226%2011_zpsrwvfkduk.jpg
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    Dawn Patrol - Crystal City to DC via Memorial Bridge - Thursday 26 Feb

    Just rode in Crystal City - Long Bridge Drive - Boundary Channel - Washington Blvd - Memorial Bridge

    No wind, comfortably cool (not bracing like last Friday). 0.5-1 inch of snow on roads and...
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    I just sent them an email asking about...

    I just sent them an email asking about identification credentials issued by other Federal agencies that were compliant with the Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD 12), aka a CAC.

    Will...
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    MVT from 14th Street Bridge to Crystal City - PM 25 Feb

    Left work a bit early and decided to try the MVT. It appears that spring may be nigh.

    http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w490/dbb-bike/IMG_4847_zps03sqzakm.jpg

    The turnoff from the bridge to...
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    My commute in this morning. ...

    My commute in this morning.

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    I rode 14th Street Bridge (via LBJ Grove from...

    I rode 14th Street Bridge (via LBJ Grove from Boundary Channel) this morning. You should plan on walking from the VA side of the 14th Street Bridge to Boundary Channel if you try that.

    I plan on...
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    While tonight's cold will make the slush lumps...

    While tonight's cold will make the slush lumps into ice lumps, a little sun will help melt the packed trail fairly quickly. I'd expect there will be a clear (but narrow) stretch from the Humpback to...
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    MVT sucks. Look at my post from 0830 today in...

    MVT sucks. Look at my post from 0830 today in this thread for 14th Street Bridge.
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    Dawn Patrol - Crystal City to DC - Monday 23 Feb

    Whoo Hoo!

    First day in a week that the commute didn't include walkage! Full disclosure - I was on 35mm studs.

    Crystal City - Long Bridge Drive - Boundary Channel - Wooden Bridge - Marina - MVT...
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    MVT Recon - 22 Feb

    Just got back from a recon of the MVT near Crystal City. My hopes that the rain and sun had improved the trail conditions were largely unsatisfied. While the snow was generally slushy if we get any...
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    Once more into the breach. Just logged another...

    Once more into the breach. Just logged another service ticket with 311. The race begins to see if spring will arrive before the snow is removed.
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    That would, however, make it easier to identify...

    That would, however, make it easier to identify the portions of the trail that were lumpy and need repair.
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    In the concall that occurred between 311 and DDOT...

    In the concall that occurred between 311 and DDOT this morning, it became obvious that using a pull down menu for things without an address is a bit problematic. It took several minutes to reach...
  21. My wife is convinced I have gone off the deep...

    My wife is convinced I have gone off the deep end.

    To be completely truthful, she was of that mind before I began cycling as well. She just sees BAFS and the NBC as additional confirmation.
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    Has the 14th Street Bridge Bike Ped Lane Been Cleared?

    Just got feedback from DC 311 that it has been cleared.

    "We are pleased to report that the servicing agency has reviewed your service request 15-00036086 for Snow/Ice Removal at 14TH STREET SW,...
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    If you are calling from Virginia or Maryland,...

    If you are calling from Virginia or Maryland, call 202-737-4404 (option 1)

    I just called (again) on the 14th Street Bridge bike/ped lane. Operators are standing by!

    1015 Update - DC 311 called...
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    Dawn Patrol - Crystal City to DC - Thursday 19 Feb

    Roads in Arlington in good shape - rode Eads, Long Bridge and Boundary Channel.

    Walked bike from NPS parking lot on Pentagon side of Boundary Channel wooden bridge to Columbia Island Marina...
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    When you come through the Columbia Island marina...

    When you come through the Columbia Island marina parking lot towards the tunnel under the Humpback Bridge, take the plowed path that leads to the marina storage and cut across the grass to your left...
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