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  1. Thread: Ebikes!

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    This is why we need CaBi ebikes : 1 month after...

    This is why we need CaBi ebikes : 1 month after $8bn IPO Uber announce 67% price increase on JUMP ebikeshare rides...
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    The WashCycle blog is reporting among recent...

    The WashCycle blog is reporting among recent legislation proposed by DC Council member Mary Cheh is a revision to the 2016 Motor Vehicle Collision Recovery Act (MVCRA) to extend its legal protections...
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    Fame at last!...

    Fame at last! After reading the first part of the tweet my wife giggled as my rig was photographed while I was taking our 3 year old daughter to dance class, I shall take this as confirmation I look...
  4. Thread: Ebikes!

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    BRAIN article...

    BRAIN article reporting CitiBike (and CaBi+) pedelecs won't return to the active fleet until this fall.
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    Sorry to read of your crash, hope the road rash...

    Sorry to read of your crash, hope the road rash heals quickly and your bike can be fixed.
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    My wife worked on the estate at Mount Vernon, VA,...

    My wife worked on the estate at Mount Vernon, VA, sometime ago, one time a bedraggled student approached and asked the way to the GW dorm ... she meant the dorms on GW’s Mt Vernon campus in Palisades...
  7. Responding to mortality figures reported for 2018...

    Responding to mortality figures reported for 2018 by Statistics Netherlands, the director of the Dutch cyclists union Saskia Kluit reported “it is striking that the casualties on e-bikes remained...
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    Streetsblog mentioned a recent study of e-scooter...

    Streetsblog mentioned a recent study of e-scooter injuries in Austin, TX https://www.austintexas.gov/sites/default/files/files/Health/Epidemiology/APH_Dockless_Electric_Scooter_Study_5-2-19.pdf
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    I’ve read the Springer...

    I’ve read the Springer works well for walking dogs while riding.

    Also MUSH!
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    Thanks I hadn't noticed they were relying on...

    Thanks I hadn't noticed they were relying on state law in the regs, but you're right on page 4 of the Memorandum of agreement operators have to sign I see it says "electric scooters are prohibited...
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    Good idea, maybe also feature the rules &...

    Good idea, maybe also feature the rules & descriptions of bicycle infrastructure in regional tourist publications, the Visit Alexandria website does some of this though doesn't mention scooters, but...
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    The Virginia state legal change continues to...

    The Virginia state legal change continues to permit localities to enact sidewalk bans on e-scooters (but not e-bikes):

    46.2-903. "No person shall ride or drive any vehicle other than...(iv) a...
  13. I have no words, this is why evidence based...

    I have no words, this is why evidence based policy decision making needs to return to fashion
  14. Meanwhile there are 15,000 Golf cart...

    Meanwhile there are 15,000 Golf cart accidents/year in the US...

    The Dutch have in the past year responded by banning Class 3/speed pedelecs from bicycle paths, introduced a higher helmet standard...
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    Not only but also... I was reminded this week...

    Not only but also...

    I was reminded this week there are visitors who have never seen an electric scooter or bicycle infrastructure. A father and daughter riding 2-up on an e-scooter up and down...
  16. It won’t work as advertised though. Justin LeMire...

    It won’t work as advertised though. Justin LeMire Elmore posted on the Endless Sphere forum about regen on a ride around hilly Vancouver and got about 11% efficiency on a 7km ride with 10 stops and...
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    Plausible, recently in Clarendon I saw an...

    Plausible, recently in Clarendon I saw an electric scooter riding on Wilson with a Trader Joe's shopping bag hanging off each handlebar.
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    Wonder if he hit the raised brick pavers in the...

    Wonder if he hit the raised brick pavers in the median on Wilson heading East, one time crossing against a bunch of people I clipped one edge with my (thankfully unoccupied) trailer which promptly...
  19. Hella heavy though at 66lb for that folding...

    Hella heavy though at 66lb for that folding ebike! Bike Friday e-pakiT is spendy but weighs 26lb so when the batteries run out you can pedal like a normal folding bike.
  20. Thread: Ebikes!

    by Dewey
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    Regarding the decision...

    Regarding the decision to temporarily withdraw CaBi+ ebikes this article in the Post makes depressing reading: that there isn't safety oversight or a channel for communicating safety data between...
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    Arlington ebike trail ban next, come on DES you...

    Arlington ebike trail ban next, come on DES you promised Bill Shatner!
  22. Thread: Ebikes!

    by Dewey
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    Fire breaks out at NY Citi Bike hub after e-bike...

    Fire breaks out at NY Citi Bike hub after e-bike battery charger bursts into flames.

    Whoops, shades of the fire in 2015 that gutted Hybrid Pedals in Arlington. More seriously given the NY Citi...
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    HB2752 was passed by the VA legislature and...

    HB2752 was passed by the VA legislature and signed by gov Northam last Thursday 3/21/19. In Virginia electric scooters and motorized skateboards are now no longer classed as motor vehicles and are...
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    Thanks Judd, given NPS controls the Virginia...

    Thanks Judd, given NPS controls the Virginia MUP/trail approaches it will probably take Congressional action to effect change for Potomac river crossings. When Maryland (Virginia maybe next year)...
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    WABA is inviting members to take a survey...

    WABA is inviting members to take a survey on e-scooters. This is what I typed in the comments section:

    Please contact Jeff Marootian (DDOT), the Arlington County Board, and the National Park...
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