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Fresh Updates on the Dallas Bike Plan

April 25, 2013 – 9:29 am | 3 Comments

Dallas bike politics came under the microscope at two recent events. Guest contributor Tamar Wilner provides a first-hand account.
City Council Bike Plan Update
On April 3, the City Council gathered to hear a long-delayed update on …

POSTPONED – Group ride to City Council briefing of the Dallas Bike Plan

January 31, 2013 – 6:47 pm | Comments Off on POSTPONED – Group ride to City Council briefing of the Dallas Bike Plan

The ride has been postponed, those are the only details we have for now.
We’ll be riding to the council meeting from Oak Cliff to Main St. Garden then over to City Hall. If you’d …

Critical Thinking about Bike Lanes

August 19, 2012 – 8:43 am | 7 Comments

The Dallas biking Twitter world was buzzing this weekend about sketches of bike lanes for Main Street under I-45. This might very well be the first bike lane installed within the City of Dallas.
Traffic is …

Dallas Gets Sharrows by Waco Moore

July 30, 2012 – 6:56 pm | 12 Comments

Here’s a peek at the new shared lane markings (a.k.a. “sharrows”) recently installed on MLK Blvd. in Dallas. These are some of the very first on-street facilities implemented as part of the 2011 Dallas Bike …

Urban Bike Systems presentation at City Hall Wednesday April 11th

April 9, 2012 – 2:25 pm | Comments Off on Urban Bike Systems presentation at City Hall Wednesday April 11th

From the press release:
Public Information Office www.dallascityhall.com City of Dallas
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 5, 2012
Public invited to Urban Bike Systems presentation at City Hall
What: Gil Penalosa, an internationally renowned leader in creating great cities and communities …

Dude, where’s my bike lane?

December 27, 2011 – 9:20 pm | 10 Comments

Back in June of this year cyclists in Dallas celebrated as the Dallas City Council adopted the 2011 Bike Plan , and with ease it seemed.  Everyone who participated in the many planning sessions, provided …

The Dallas Bike Plan is stalled and here’s why

December 12, 2011 – 6:20 pm | 9 Comments

While on one hand we have a modern Dallas Bike Plan, on the other we lack a plan of execution.  Or more specifically, we lack the funds to execute that plan.  Seems nobody mentioned that …

Dallas Cycle Chic Presents a Week of Chic Cycling

April 4, 2011 – 9:28 am | 3 Comments
A Week of Cycling Chic

Dallas Cycle Chic is organizing several events during April 9th-17th to celebrate the Dallas Bike Plan.  Click on the graphic to see the full details.
Dust off your bike and join the revolution! Bikes …

Dallas Bike Plan Open House – Thursday May 27th

May 23, 2010 – 6:19 pm | Comments Off on Dallas Bike Plan Open House – Thursday May 27th
City of Dallas and North Central Texas Council of Government Dallas Bike Plan Open House

The Dallas Bike Trail Network

January 3, 2010 – 12:30 am | 15 Comments
2008 Dallas Trail Network Plan map

* 2011 update – The 2011 Dallas Bike Plan has been adopted.  Keep an eye on Biking in Dallas for additional updates.
In only a decade, Dallas County and a number of cities within the county …