"True, especially federal capital dollars have helped contribute to the build side, with the city footing the bill for the maintenance expense, such as it is. What I'm getting at is we still have our own values/priorities as riders, all…"
"This invokes an interesting question: If CDOT somehow got an extra million dollars, would it be better if it was used to build a new bike lane - or - to maintain existing bike lane(s) for x number of months? "
"At my sister's funeral, I met the daughter of one of my mother's acquaintance who was one of Carla's students. I told them how careful I must be when I ride these poorly designed streets and they mentioned Carla's name. I said I…"
"The problem is the morons use asphalt to fill in the concrete and concrete to fill in the asphalt.
And if you think that's bad ride up to Montrose.
The lake level is up nearly 3 feet.
Hopefully the brilliant parks dept will cut down all the…"
"Unfortunately, this appears to be a common problem with bike infrastructure. My understanding (correct me if I'm wrong) is that -- relatively speaking -- it's not all that difficult to find grant money to fund creation of new bike…"
The messaging system on here is a bit odd...I think you have to friend someone before you can message them. But thanks for the trip advice! Looks like both MI-WI ferries are running this year so it's nice to have those options, though they are expensive: