Getting Bend on Bikes
Our MissionBend Bikes is a grassroots organization working to promote bicycling and improve bicycling conditions in Bend, Oregon. Our aim is to increase everyday bicycling by advocating for more and better bike infrastructure and promoting a culture that thrives on active transportation.
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Taking a road from 4 car travel lanes to 2 with a center turn lane and adding bike lanes can actually improve the road’s ability to handle car traffic. On it’s face it strikes many people as counterintuitive, but it’s true. that given the right situation, less is more when it comes to traffic flow.read more
Though it’s not immediately clear what impact this newly minted group will have, the August 5th Bend City Council meeting saw the creation of the Street Maintenance Funding Committee. (see our previous story about the its tumultuous creation)read more