Darrell Robinson, a researcher from the Traffic Safety Research and Evaluation Group, part of the Department of Health Promotion and Behavior at the University of Georgia, and his team are currently studying interactions between car drivers and bicyclists. They would like us to participate in a survey to gather data pertinent to their project. The [...]
With longer days and warmer weather (we hope) right around the corner, BikeAthens is proud to announce a special event: March 6th Group Ride & Bike Lights GiveAway, sponsored by Michael Ruppersburg, Attorney at Law! The lengthening days do not mean we can take visibility for granted, which is why we’ve decided to host our first [...]
UGA Public Relations grad students working with Complete Streets: Prince Avenue have created a survey to better understand why we support complete streets on Prince Avenue. Fill out this quick survey to let them know why you support improved safety for those traveling by bike and feet (and car)! Thanks! https://grady.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bjXlz4mBH9eg4bb
Hickory Extension, the street planned as a cut-through the former Selig Development (now known as “The Mark”), is closer to construction, and is on track to proceed with a street layout that does not accommodate bicycles. Complicating matters, the street is private with a public access easement, which means ACC may not have much oversight [...]
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