City of San Mateo Taste and Talk Series – Greening the Street

Join the City of San Mateo at its upcoming “Taste and Talk” Series on Wednesday, March 5th from 6:00 to 7:30 PM taking place at Draper University (55 E. Third Avenue). Next week’s forum is about “Greening the Street.” Presented by Phil Erickson,...

City of San Mateo calls for bike count volunteers

The City of San Mateo is looking for a few good volunteers to help them count bikes. The 2013 counts are coming up in September and we need your help! Last year, volunteers partnered with city staff to document walking and bicycling activity. This information helps us...

2 held for allegedly trying to run down bicyclists [SFGate]

Well, this is horrific: Witnesses called police around 3:45 p.m. Sunday to report that a gold-color pickup was trying to run down the boys near Fourth Avenue and Grant Street. One of the youths had to jump off his bike to avoid being hit, and when he did, the driver...

San Mateo County adventures

Carlos and I had a very interesting meeting with C/CAG this morning to discuss some of our ideas about San Mateo County. We have researched other counties (Santa Clara, Marin, and Alameda) with respects to their bicycle planning and have compiled some best practices,...