Bike friendly intersection redesign at Page Mill/Highway 280
The Peninsula is serviced by Highway 280, yet this highway creates significant challenges for people who bike who want to cross from one side to the other. The intersection with Page Mill Road is one of several challenging locations in the area, made particularly difficult because there are multiple jurisdictions involved. SVBC is working with the Town of Los Altos Hills, the City of Palo Alto, the County of Santa Clara, and Caltrans to redesign this intersection to create a solution that will keep bicyclists and other road users safe and be acceptable by all stakeholders.
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Fatality at Page Mill Interchange

Yesterday, we learned that a bicyclist was struck by a driver and killed on Page Mill Road, in Palo Alto near the Highway 280 overpass. Our hearts go out to the friends and family of the victim of this tragic collision.

Unfortunately, this is an intersection that Silicon Valley bicyclists know all too well. For over a decade, advocates, including SVBC and the Roadway Safety Solutions Team, have been working to get the area improved for the safety of bicyclists and pedestrians.

Peninsula bike advocacy roundup

It's been a busy week for bike advocacy on the Peninsula! We sent out comment letters on three issues affecting bicycling: one discussed a new redesign proposal for the Page Mill Road crossing of Highway 280, one weighed in on the Millbrae Station Area Specific Plan,...