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    Seven months AFTER killing one cyclist and...

    Seven months AFTER killing one cyclist and injuring multiple others while driving impaired, the same driver was arrested for DWI on a suspended license and leaving the scene of a crash with property...
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    I've done this only once, perhaps about five...

    I've done this only once, perhaps about five years ago. I don't even remember my travel destination. It was a 1-2 day trip and I only carried a backpack, using the front rack. The most challenging...
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    Even when the W&OD is open, this is a nice...

    Even when the W&OD is open, this is a nice alternative to be familiar with. Since I first learned about Lincoln Ave, I have never returned to the official route (aka the stop sign olympics) through...
  4. The speed limit on S Kings is 35 MPH. Per ...

    The speed limit on S Kings is 35 MPH. Per 46.2-924.3, a driver on S Kings is legally required to stop and yield to a pedestrian crossing at that location.

    Also: the nearest traffic signal is a...
  5. Is that a CaBi in the second photo...

    Is that a CaBi in the second photo?
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    So the surviving parties are blameless and the...

    So the surviving parties are blameless and the deceased individual suddenly self-destructed? I'm curious to learn what witness perspectives this story has been drawn from. Also whether each traveler...
  7. Sounds like an improvement. That two-inch curb...

    Sounds like an improvement. That two-inch curb offered insufficient protection from speeding freeway traffic.
  8. Parked cars are in fact part of the physical...

    Parked cars are in fact part of the physical separation between southbound bicycles and automobiles, in addition to the buffer, if I interpret the design docs correctly. The design resembles Wilson...
  9. Google Maps integrating docked bikeshare into door-to-door directions

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/20/21330939/google-maps-bike-routes-docked-cycleshare-hire-cities
  10. Was the south side of the street considered for...

    Was the south side of the street considered for the dock at Eisenhower & Ike? People using that station will most likely be heading to/from the Eisenhower trail.
  11. There are situations where it is not even...

    There are situations where it is not even possible to produce a vocal warning audible at 100 feet. Consider a loud environment (like the 14th Street Bridge) on a day with a strong headwind.
  12. Needs signage all the way back at IOD. TR Bridge...

    Needs signage all the way back at IOD. TR Bridge is the only legal trail access point between there and Mem Bridge. A diversion across the TR Bridge would lengthen the necessary detour, even if...
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    Gallows is the obvious alternative to replace...

    Gallows is the obvious alternative to replace most trips currently using Cedar. But if your origin and/or destination are already a bit west of the Cedar bridge (e.g. riding from Villa Lee Park to...
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    Many summaries of this story are omitting the...

    Many summaries of this story are omitting the fact that the long distances being reported from the simulation specifically apply to following directly in someone else's slipstream (i.e. where you're...
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    "The primary cause of death appears to be the...

    "The primary cause of death appears to be the bullets not staying in Mr. Behler's gun, police say".

    Suspect? Let's not jump to conclusions! FTFY.
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    I have executed this same exact maneuver on...

    I have executed this same exact maneuver on multiple occasions and have never had a problem. After you have moved a few bikes to partially rebalance the system, the angel points do get reduced for...
  17. Solution: If you are away from your computer, you...

    Solution: If you are away from your computer, you should be riding your bike rather than attempting to browse an internet forum.
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    I encounter this very often, especially late...

    I encounter this very often, especially late evenings. The two most frequent problem areas in my experience have been eastbound bikes and scooters in the PBLs on M St (West End) and Wilson Blvd...
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    Reducing westbound vehicle capacity at the...

    Reducing westbound vehicle capacity at the Glebe/Glebe intersection would be a tough sell, since auto traffic often stacks over that bridge. But only one vehicle at a time can ever legally enter the...
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    Great point.

    Great point.
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    Sightlines of the crosswalk aren't great for...

    Sightlines of the crosswalk aren't great for drivers entering that ramp from the north. Nor for drivers coming down the hill trying to catch RCP southbound. And those downhill drivers sometimes block...
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    This could create an opportunity for data...

    This could create an opportunity for data collection regarding the impact of a potential road diet or bus lane on Columbia Pike. Since the closures will be in place for many months, we can observe ...
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    This one is from Ballston on Saturday afternoon:...

    This one is from Ballston on Saturday afternoon:

    Me: preparing to turn right from westbound 5th Rd N onto northbound Quincy
    You: two pedestrians half a block north, walking in the Quincy St bike...
  24. Right-turning drivers have a tendency to assume...

    Right-turning drivers have a tendency to assume that they too can go whenever they see a green light to go straight. I've seen a lot of drivers run reds under similar circumstances at 22nd & M, Duke...
  25. In case I was at all unclear, I have no doubt...

    In case I was at all unclear, I have no doubt that drivers may in fact behave more hostile and dangerous around female cyclists. My objection was only with journalists' assertion that the study I...
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