Update: SDOT has published a blog post on the test project. “We’ve selected five ‘sidewalk furniture zone’ locations along NW Market St in Ballard where we’re encouraging bike share users […]
Help the city decide how to spend $3 million
The city of Seattle has received over 1,000 ideas for small-scale improvements to parks and streets, and now it needs help sifting through them all. At stake is $3 million […]
Bike-sharing in a tangle on Ballard Ave.
Ballard resident Thomas Brew was walking along Ballard Ave. near the Olympic Athletic Club when he saw this: He quipped on Twitter, “Seattle’s bike-sharing program is going well in Ballard.” […]
Cyclists take over 22nd Avenue
Cyclists from across north Seattle pedaled their way to downtown Ballard for the Bike to Work After Party and Summer Streets event on 22nd Avenue between Ballard Avenue NW and NW Market Street earlier this evening.
Hundreds of brightly dressed, helmet-wearing, Lycra clad riders took to the street, snagging free offerings from various vendor booths, including these Cliff Bar samples.
Many waited in line to ride the Dutch Bicycle Company’s humongous, seven-seat Conference Bike.
Some had their picture taken by Michael Stearns as part of his ByPedal Project.
Share the Road, it’s Bike to Work Day
Thousands more bicyclists than usual will be riding today, because it’s the annual Bike to Work Day. Cascade Bicycle Club has teamed up with a number of other businesses to […]
‘We are the Missing Link’ event Tuesday
Several organizations will hold a demonstration at the Missing Link of the Burke-Gilman this Tuesday evening to show their support for completing the stretch of the trail. At 5:30 p.m. […]
Bicyclist, pickup collide at intersection
A bicyclist and pickup truck collided this evening at 46th St. and 14th Ave, just to the south of the Ballard Blocks complex. The cyclist refused medical treatment, but he […]
Decision made for bike lane on Ballard Bridge
At the end of July the Department of Transportation met with a group of freight, bicycle and pedestrian advocates to come up with a plan for the south end of […]
Two cyclists injured in separate accidents
Updated: It was a dangerous day on Tuesday for bicyclists in Ballard. At 4:30 p.m., a woman and minivan collided on Market St. near 19th Ave. My Ballard reader Angelatini […]
New ‘sharrows’ on 32nd Ave. NW
Seattle Department of Transportation crews are working to paint “sharrows” for bicyclists along 32nd Ave. NW. Jen emailed us last night. “At 6:30 p.m. these guys were at the 32nd […]
Bicyclist injured in collision with car
A Mini Cooper and a bicyclist collided at 14th and 58th St. this evening. The accident happened just before 7 p.m. Medics tended to the cyclist, who suffered a knee […]
Bike lane changes proposed for Ballard Bridge
Updated: The Seattle Department of Transportation is preparing to make some changes to the bike lane along the south end of the Ballard Bridge. The bike path currently curves along […]